Belgium-Brussels: European Natural Hazard Scientific Partnership
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/echo/funding-evaluations/public-procurement/calls-for-tender_en
Section II: Object
European Natural Hazard Scientific Partnership
The objective of the envisaged “European Natural Hazard Scientific Partnership” (ENHSP) is to exploit science and technology within the disaster risk management field, reinforcing the linkages between civil protection and scientific communities at European level, including the ERCC, the ERCC Analytical Team and the JRC.
The expected overall result of the present contract should be a strengthened capacity of the ERCC and the ERCC Analytical Team in the field of early warning and impact assessment capacity for natural hazards in Europe, as well as at a global level.
The contract is renewed automatically 2 times for 12 months each, unless one of the parties receives formal notification to the contrary at least 3 months before the end of the ongoing duration. Renewal does not change or postpone any existing obligations.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Proof that the tenderers are authorised to perform the contract under national law, as evidenced by inclusion in a professional or trade register or a sworn declaration or certificate, membership of a specific organisation, express authorisation, or entry in the VAT register.
Section IV: Procedure
Rue de la Loi 86, B-1040 Brussels.
A maximum of two representatives per tender can attend the opening of tenders as provided in Section IV.2.7 of the contract notice. For organisational and security reasons, the tenderer must provide the full name and ID or passport number of the representatives at least 3 working days in advance to: ECHO-ERCC-ANALYTICAL-TEAM@ec.europa.eu. Failing that, the contracting authority reserves the rig.
Section VI: Complementary information
Pursuant to Articles 134(1)(e) and 134(3) of the rules of application to the Financial Regulation applicable to the general budget of the European Union the Commission reserves the right to use a negotiated procedure without prior publication of a contract notice in case new services, consisting in the repetition of similar services entrusted to the economic operator awarded the initial contract, are deemed necessary. The value of the new services may not exceed the initial estimated value of the framework contract.
Within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff, or, in the absence thereof, of the day on which it came to the knowledge of the plaintiff. A complaint to the European Ombudsman does not have an effect either to suspend this period or to open a new period for lodging appeals.