Trade and Export support in the Australian O&G market

Trade and Export support in the Australian O&G market (P14-0037)

The project is for the supply of international trade development consultancy for Scottish Development International, in Australia for a 12-month period.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Enterprise

Procurement, Atrium Court, 50 Waterloo Street,

Glasgow

G2 6HQ

UK

Margaret Riddell

+44 1412482700

margaret.riddell@scotent.co.uk

+44 1412481600
http://www.scottish-enterprise.com/

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Trade and Export support in the Australian O&G market (P14-0037)

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The project is for the supply of international trade development consultancy for Scottish Development International, in Australia for a 12-month period. The project will be focused primarily on supporting Scottish O&G product and service companies to enter the Australian Oil and Gas supply chain.

Please see attached Invitation to Tender for full details.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=266674.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=266674.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151000 Business
159999 other Consultancy

0100 All Scotland
0180 … Outside Scotland
0120 … Highlands and Islands
0130 … Aberdeen & North-East
0140 … Tayside, Central & Fife
0150 … Glasgow & Strathclyde
0160 … Edinburgh & Lothians
0170 … Scotland South

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

The project is for the supply of international trade development consultancy for Scottish Development International, in Australia for a 12-month period.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Experience of both the Scottish and Australian O&G markets is essential and 2 previous examples of work that are relevant to this contract will be required.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

P14-0037

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
17-06-2013  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date  04-07-2013

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=266674

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Suppliers must register interest in this contract opportunity through the Public Contracts Scotland (PCS) procurement portal – www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk. The pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) documentation is available for download from there.

Suppliers should submit their completed pre-qualification questionnaires through the secure postbox on Public Contracts Scotland no later than the deadline indicated. On completion of submission an email confirmation will be sent to the sender. If you do not receive this email please contact Public Contracts Scotland before the deadline.

Dates and other information contained in this notice are communicated as being indicative only and may be subject to change.

The contracting authority does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any offer.

The contracting authority reserves the right to accept part of one or more offers.

The contracting authority will not be liable for any costs incurred by those expressing an interest in or tendering for this contract.

Compliance with all relevant legislation is required during the tendering process and the terms of any resulting contract.

Bidders may be required to attend for interview.

Any contract awarded will be subject to the law of Scotland.

The contracting authority reserves the right to source the services through existing framework agreements.

The contracting authority reserves the right to assign all or part of any contracts resulting from this process.

(SC Ref:266674)

5.2

Additional Documentation

P14-0037 invitation_to_tender_2010_e_mailbox_open

5.3

Publication date of this notice

28-05-2013