United Kingdom-Lerwick: Construction work
Contract notice – utilities
Section I: Contracting entity
Main address: www.shetland.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA27103
Section II: Object
Construction of New Fish Market, Scalloway, Shetland
The project is for the demolition of existing and construction of the new Scalloway Fish Market in accordance with designs produced by the Contracting Authority's consultant advisor. Work includes:
— construction of the fish market building,
— installation of chilling systems (by specialist subcontractor selected by the Contracting Authority),
— installation of loading bay mechanisms,
— external works, lighting and ancillary access.
Scalloway Harbour, Scalloway, Shetland.
This is a two-stage procurement procedure, commencing with first stage European Single Procurement Document (ESPD) submission, including submission of supporting information, followed by the issue of Invitation to Tender (ITT) documents to a select list of Tenderers that meet the requirements set out in the ESPD guidance document.
Economic operators must complete the attached ESPD document in accordance with the attached ESPD Guidance and provide the supporting information required.
See further ESPD Guidance.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
— three years accounts and business reports for the contracting entity;
— a current bank reference report to a minimum of 5 000 000,00 GBP;
— evidence of current Public and Employers Liability Insurances at a minimum of 5,000,000 and 10 000 000,00 GBP respectively;
— Professional Indemnity Insurance to a minimum of 2 000 000,00 GBP,
— Product Liability Insurance to a minimum of 5 000 000,00 GBP.
— economic operators will be required to provide two examples of similar complexity to works proposed, carried out in the past five years, as specified in II.1.4 of this Contract Notice and Section 5.0 of the ESPD Guidance,
— economic operators will be required to confirm their average annual manpower for the last three years is commensurate with the scale and complexity of the works proposed,
— economic operators will be required to confirm their management staff details and number for the last three years is commensurate with the scale and complexity of the works proposed,
— economic operators will be required to demonstrate that they have (or have access to) the relevant tools, plant or technical equipment to deliver the requirements of the project,
— economic operators will be required to confirm whether they intend to subcontract any elements of the work and, if so, how they will manage these subcontractors,
— the Economic operators must hold an accredited certificate of compliance in accordance with BS OHSAS 18001 (or equivalent),
— Quality Assurance Schemes and Environmental Management Standards - Quality Management Procedures ISO 9001 (or equivalent).
Evaluation of the economic, financial, business and technical information detailed in Section III of this Contract Notice and as referenced in 5.0 of the ESPD Guidance.
Interim Certified Payments.
Joint and several liability.
Shetland based 24 hour call-out service.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Section III.1.2 - GBP means Great British Pounds.
Section VI.1.4 - Procedures for Review - Regulation 101 of The Utilities Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2016 applies. Any proceedings to be raised must be brought in the Sheriff Court or Court of Session in accordance with that Regulation.
The Contract shall be subject to Scots Law and the jurisdiction of the Scottish Courts.
A draft copy of the Invitation to Tender (ITT) shall be available shortly for information only.
Please Note: The draft ITT is for information only, the Contracting Authority does not require Economic Operators to submit a Tender at this stage.
— to register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at:
— — http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=516671
— the buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at:
— — http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.
— suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
Community benefits are included in this requirement. For more information see:
— — http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2361.
A summary of the expected community benefits has been provided as follows:
— — it is recognised that there is a limited opportunity to provide Community Benefits,
— — tenderers should, however, include a statement of any Community Benefits they may be able to deliver through this Contract.