United Utilities Temporary Staff Contract

United Utilities Temporary Staff Contract

Regional Response and Logistics Drivers (North Region) – Lot No: 1.

United Kingdom-Warrington: Supply services of personnel including temporary staff

2020/S 200-486825

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: United Utilities Water Ltd
National registration number: 02366678
Postal address: Lingley Mere Business Park
Town: Warrington
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: WA5 3LP
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Brendon Drury
E-mail: brendon.drury@uuplc.co.uk
Telephone: +44 1925678096
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.unitedutilities.com
Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/43984

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=34922&B=UNITEDUTILITIES
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=34922&B=UNITEDUTILITIES
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.6)Main activity

Water

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Temporary Agency Staff

 

Reference number: PRO004275

II.1.2)Main CPV code

79620000 Supply services of personnel including temporary staff

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

 

United Utilities has a requirement for temporary agency staff to support shortfalls in the company’s own employees specifically for vactor operators and HGV driving staff due to sickness, holidays and other reasons.

The requirements will be awarded in three separate lots:

Lot 1: Regional Response and Logistics Drivers (North region);

Lot 2: Regional Response and Logistics Drivers (South region);

Lot 3: Vactor and Agricultural Operators (North West Region).

Staff are required to be deployed at short notice on a temporary basis. The total duration of the employment is not known, and will be as per the requirements of the Bioresources and Regional Response teams.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 28 400 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: 3
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots:

 

Lot 1: Regional Response and Logistic Drivers (North Region);

Lot 2: Regional Response and Logistic Drivers (South Region);

Lot 3: Vactor Operators (North West Region.

Applicants may apply for all lots, two awards will be made per lot.

 

II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Regional Response and Logistics Drivers (North Region)

 

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79620000 Supply services of personnel including temporary staff

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The supply of recruitment services to provide regional response drivers and wastewater logistics drivers in order to provide water and wastewater services to United Utilities Customers in the Northern region of the Company’s operating area.

 

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: 9 770 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 96
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged number of candidates: 4

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 5-year term with the option to extend for a further 3 years. Maximum duration of 8 years.

 

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Regional Response and Logistics Drivers (South Region)

 

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79620000 Supply services of personnel including temporary staff

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The supply of recruitment services to provide regional response drivers and wastewater logistics drivers in order to provide water and wastewater services to United Utilities Customers in the Southern region of the Company’s operating area.

 

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: 17 710 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 96
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged number of candidates: 4

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 5-year term with the option to extend for a further 3 years. Maximum duration of 8 years.

 

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Vactor and Agricultural Services (North West England)

 

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79620000 Supply services of personnel including temporary staff

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The supply of recruitment of Vactor and agricultural operators in order to provide waste water services to United Utilities Customers in the entire operating region.

 

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: 1 582 857.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 96
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged number of candidates: 4

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 5-year term with the option to extend for a further 3 years. Maximum duration of 8 years.

 

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 III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

Please refer to procurement documents.

 

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Please refer to procurement documents.

 

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:

Please refer to procurement documents.

 

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Please refer to procurement documents.

 

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:

Please refer to procurement documents.

 

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Negotiated procedure with prior call for competition

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: 6

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.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

Notice number in the OJ S: 2018/S 180-408916

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

Date: 06/11/2020
Local time: 14:00
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

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: High Court of England and Wales
Postal address: City of Westminster
Town: London
Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

09/10/2020