United Kingdom-London: Architectural design services
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.bbc.co.uk/supplying/
Section II: Object
Professional Services Framework.
The BBC requires suppliers to be able to deliver their project services across the RIBA Plan of Work 2013 stages 0 and 6. In addition some services will relate to buildings that are in use RIBA Stage 7. Projects will use industry standard contracts such NEC or JCT and a point of cost/risk transfer to the contacting organisation.
Please Note: The figure referred to in Section IV.1.3 (i.e. 20) equates to a maximum of 5 suppliers per Lot within this framework.
Construction Project Management
To include whole project management including Design Team management, NEC3 contract administration (consultant and contractor), client reporting, business case writing, project team selection, tender process management.
The BBC may, at its sole discretion, extend this framework by up to 12 months.
Including External Architecture, Planning Approvals, Interior Design, Space
Planning, Client Consultation, Space Analysis.
Engineering Design and Consultancy
Mechanical, Electrical, Structural and Civil, Public Health, Fire and Security.
Cost Management and CDMC
Quantity Surveying, Estimating, Cost Control, CDM Coordinator services.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Where there is more than one economic operator, the BBC reserves the right to require a grouping of economic operators to take a particular legal form or to require a single economic operator to take primary liability or to require that each party undertakes joint and several liability. Please register your interest in this project by taking the following steps: 1 — Register your company on the BravoSolution e-Tendering portal (this is only required once): 1.1 — Go to https://bbc.bravosolution.co.uk 1.2 — Click the link on the login page to Register. 1.3 — Accept the terms and conditions and click ‘Continue'. 1.4 — Enter your correct business and user details. 1.5 — Note the username you chose and click ‘Save' when complete. 1.6 — You will shortly receive an email with your temporary password. 2 — Express an Interest in the tender: 2.1 — Login to the portal with the username/password. 2.2 — Click the ‘PQQs / ITTs Open To All Suppliers' link. (These are Pre-Qualification Questionnaires or Invitations to Tender open to any registered supplier). 2.3 — Click on the relevant PQQ/ ITT to access the content. 2.4 — Click the ‘Express Interest' button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ /ITT into your ‘My PQQs/ My ITTs' page. (This is a secure area reserved for your projects only. 2.5 — You can now access any attachments by clicking ‘Buyer Attachments' in the ‘PQQ/ ITT Details' box. 3. Responding to the tender: 3.1 — Click ‘My Response' under ‘PQQ/ ITT Details', you can choose to ‘Create Response' or to ‘Decline to Respond' (please give a reason if declining). 3.2 — You can now use the ‘Messages' function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification. 3.3 — Note the deadline for completion, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ/ ITT There may be a mixture of online and offline actions for you to perform (there is detailed online help available). 3.4 — You must then submit your reply using the ‘Submit Response' button at the top of the page. If you require any further assistance please consult the online help, or contact the Bravo e-Tendering help desk.
Section IV: Procedure
The BBC may carry out a Reverse Electronic Auction where appropriate.
Section VI: Complementary information
In the case of technology requirements, the BBC may involve its technology partner (Atos IT Solutions and Services Limited) to assist in the scoping and drafting of invitations to tender and/or the evaluation of tenders. However, the final decision as to which is the most economically advantageous (by reference to the award criteria) will be made by the BBC. The awarding authority reserves the right not to award a contract and to annul the procurement process at any stage. Tenders and all supporting documents must be priced in sterling and all payments will be made in sterling. The contract shall be subject to English law. The awarding authority does not bind itself to accept the lowest, or any tender and reserves the right to accept part of a tender unless the tenderer expressly stipulates otherwise in the tender document.