Services - 336282-2017

26/08/2017    S163    - - Services - Contract notice - Open procedure 

France-Ramonville-Saint-Agne: Research consultancy services

2017/S 163-336282

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Mercator Océan
8-10 rue Hermès Parc Technologique du Canal
Ramonville-Saint-Agne
31520
France
Contact person: Pierre Bahurel
Telephone: +33 561393802
E-mail: pierre.bahurel@mercator-ocean.fr
Fax: +33 561393899
NUTS code: FRJ23

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.mercator-ocean.fr

I.2)Joint procurement
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at: https://marchesonline.achatpublic.com/sdm/molpub/molpubAccess.do?ID=molpub&DATE=20170824154722&TYPE_ACTION=201&B64XML=PD94bWwgdmVyc2lvbj0iMS4wIiBlbmNvZGluZz0iSVNPLTg4NTktMSI%2FPgo8bmF2aWdhdGlvbj4KICA8
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Other type: contracting authority order No 2015-899 of 23.7.2015
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: operational oceanography

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

R&D Activities for the Service Evolution of the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS).

Reference number: 66-SE-CMEMS-CALL2
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73210000 - RD06
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The object of this contract is to conduct a series of scientific studies aiming at identifying and implementing, in different themes gathered in Lots (batches), innovations for improving the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service future products and services.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 3 000 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Ocean Circulation Modelling, Mesoscale and Other Interactions, Ocean-Wave and Ocean-Ice Coupling

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73210000 - RD06
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Studies aimed at improving the scientific quality of ocean circulation models, taking into account the different scales, variables and coupling required for the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service.

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
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/04/2018
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Recourse to negotiated service agreements for the implementation of similar services to the contract is provided for in accordance with article 30 I 7 of Decree No 2016-360 of 25.3.2016 establishing the rules for contracts awarded by the awarding bodies referred to in article 10c of order No 2015-899 of 23.7.2015 concerning public procurement.

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project: Copernicus Programme.
II.2.14)Additional information

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project: The contracting authority will finance this contract using European funds (Regulation(EU) No 377/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3.4.2014 establishing the Copernicus Programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 911/2010 Text with EEA relevance).

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems in the Marine Environment

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73210000 - RD06
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Studies aimed at improving the scientific quality of ocean data assimilative modelling for marine ecosystems and biogeochemistry, required for the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service.

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
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/04/2018
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Recourse to negotiated service agreements for the implementation of similar services to the contract is provided for in accordance with article 30 I 7 of Decree No 2016-360 of 25.3.2016 establishing the rules for contracts awarded by the awarding bodies referred to in article 10c of order No 2015-899 of 23.7.2015 concerning public procurement.

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project: Copernicus Programme.
II.2.14)Additional information

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project: The contracting authority will finance this contract using European funds (Regulation(EU) No 377/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3.4.2014 establishing the Copernicus Programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 911/2010 Text with EEA relevance).

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Interactions with the Coastal Ocean

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73210000 - RD06
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Studies aimed at improving the interactions between the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service and the coastal systems.

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
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/04/2018
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Recourse to negotiated service agreements for the implementation of similar services to the contract is provided for in accordance with article 30 I 7 of Decree No 2016-360 of 25.3.2016 establishing the rules for contracts awarded by the awarding bodies referred to in article 10c of order No 2015-899 of 23.7.2015 concerning public procurement.

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project: Copernicus Programme.
II.2.14)Additional information

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project: The contracting authority will finance this contract using European funds (Regulation(EU) No 377/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3.4.2014 establishing the Copernicus Programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 911/2010 Text with EEA relevance).

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Ocean-Atmosphere Coupling, Reanalysis and Indicators, and Climate Change

Lot No: 4
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73210000 - RD06
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Studies aimed at improving the coupled ocean/atmosphere models and the ocean climate variability description, for the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service.

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
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/04/2018
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Recourse to negotiated service agreements for the implementation of similar services to the contract is provided for in accordance with article 30 I 7 of Decree No 2016-360 of 25.3.2016 establishing the rules for contracts awarded by the awarding bodies referred to in article 10c of order No 2015-899 of 23.7.2015 concerning public procurement.

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project: Copernicus Programme.
II.2.14)Additional information

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project: The contracting authority will finance this contract using European funds (Regulation(EU) No 377/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3.4.2014 establishing the Copernicus Programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 911/2010 Text with EEA relevance).

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Cross-Cutting Developments on Observation, Assimilation and Product Quality Improvements

Lot No: 5
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73210000 - RD06
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Studies aimed at improving cross-cutting methods and tools related to observations and their assimilation, management of big data sets, and product quality assessment for the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service.

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
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/04/2018
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Recourse to negotiated service agreements for the implementation of similar services to the contract is provided for in accordance with article 30 I 7 of Decree No 2016-360 of 25.3.2016 establishing the rules for contracts awarded by the awarding bodies referred to in article 10c of order No 2015-899 of 23.7.2015 concerning public procurement.

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project: Copernicus Programme.
II.2.14)Additional information

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project: The contracting authority will finance this contract using European funds (Regulation(EU) No 377/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3.4.2014 establishing the Copernicus Programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 911/2010 Text with EEA relevance).

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
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open 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: 28
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
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
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 31/10/2017
Local time: 16:00
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
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 02/11/2017
Local time: 10:00
Place:

Toulouse.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Tribunal de grande instance de Bordeaux
30 rue des Frères Bonie
Bordeaux
33077
France
Telephone: +33 547339000
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Tribunal de grande instance de Bordeaux
30 rue des Frères Bonie
Bordeaux
33077
France
Telephone: +33 547339000
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
24/08/2017