Services - 187803-2016

02/06/2016    S105    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Loughborough: Engineering services

2016/S 105-187803

Prior information notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Loughborough University
Purchasing Office
For the attention of: Christine Vallis
LE11 3TU Loughborough
United Kingdom
E-mail: C.Vallis@lboro.ac.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.lboro.ac.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/loughborouni/aspx/Home

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
Education
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
LU00467 — Repoint Light Engineering.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 12: Architectural services; engineering services and integrated engineering services; urban planning and landscape engineering services; related scientific and technical consulting services; technical testing and analysis services
UK.

NUTS code UK

II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
Repoint began in 2011, and set out to examine existing rail track switching practice with a view to bringing about a step change in reliability, availability, maintainability and safety. This requirement is for the development of full-scale prototype Repoint Light switch(es), to TRL7.
Estimated cost excluding VAT: 400 000 GBP

Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

71300000, 71311230, 34940000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
1.8.2016
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.8)Additional information:
Prior Information Notice is a vehicle to advertise the opportunity and to give early notice to interested parties.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:
31.5.2016