Translink Civil Engineering Contractors Framework

Translink Civil Engineering Contractors Framework

Works packages may be awarded under traditional or design and build contracts.

United Kingdom-Belfast: Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work

2020/S 227-560767

Contract notice – utilities

Works

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Translink
Postal address: Procurement Department
Town: Belfast
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: BT2 7LX
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: etnitranslink.co.uk
E-mail: etni@translink.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps
Address of the buyer profile: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.6)Main activity

Urban railway, tramway, trolleybus or bus services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

FW073 Civil Engineering Contractors Framework

 

II.1.2)Main CPV code

45200000 Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work

II.1.3)Type of contract

Works

II.1.4)Short description:

Translink’s Infrastructure and property division is responsible for maintenance and capital works to all infrastructure and property for Northern Ireland Railways Company, Ulsterbus, Metro and NITHC. In order to assist Translink’s Infrastructure and property division in its programme of maintenance and capital projects. The purpose of this framework is to provide design services and construction works to support the delivery of the client’s programme of capital and maintenance construction works. Typically, the work to be undertaken using this framework is of a civil engineering nature. Works packages may be awarded under traditional or design and build contracts. An overview of the type of works to be undertaken using the framework is as follows; bridges (under/over line, viaducts, footbridges), culverts, tunnels, earthworks and retaining structures, rock cuttings (including cliffs), sea and river defences, platforms, gantries, miscellaneous structures e.g. water towers, drainage systems, permanent way (e.g. ballasted track, slab track, switches and crossings, rail welding, track electrification), piling/specialist foundations, steelwork, vegetation removal, handrails and walkways, contractor designed solutions – including temporary works, Railway support systems – Lighting columns, train wash refuelling etc This list is not exhaustive and may be subject to amendment by the client. A project may require all or some of the above, depending on its complexity. Your proposal must be submitted within the eTendersNI portal, via this CfT. No other method of submission will be accepted.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 150 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

45200000 Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0 Northern Ireland

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Translink’s Infrastructure and property division is responsible for maintenance and capital works to all infrastructure and property for Northern Ireland Railways Company, Ulsterbus, Metro and NITHC. In order to assist Translink’s Infrastructure and property division in its programme of maintenance and capital projects. The purpose of this framework is to provide design services and construction works to support the delivery of the client’s programme of capital and maintenance construction works. Typically, the work to be undertaken using this framework is of a civil engineering nature. Works packages may be awarded under traditional or design and build contracts. An overview of the type of works to be undertaken using the framework is as follows: bridges (under/over line, viaducts, footbridges), culverts, tunnels, earthworks and retaining structures, rock cuttings (including cliffs), sea and river defences, platforms, gantries, miscellaneous Structures e.g. water towers, drainage systems, permanent way (e.g. ballasted track, slab track, switches and crossings, rail welding, track electrification), piling/specialist foundations, steelwork, vegetation removal, handrails and walkways, contractor designed solutions – including temporary works, railway support systems – lighting columns, train wash refuelling etc This list is not exhaustive and may be subject to amendment by the client. A project may require all or some of the above, depending on its complexity. Your proposal must be submitted within the eTendersNI portal, via this CfT. No other method of submission will be accepted.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 150 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

4 x 12-month extensions.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 7

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 23/12/2020
Local time: 15:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Tender must be valid until: 23/12/2021

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: NITHCO
Town: Belfast
Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

17/11/2020