United Kingdom-Bothwell: Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.nhslanarkshire.org.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00297
Section II: Object
Lead Advisor Services — Monklands Hospital Replacement / Refurbishment Project.
The main focus of the project is on the current Monklands Hospital site.
Lead Advisor Services for the Monklands Hospital Replacement / Refurbishment Project appointed on a staged appointment basis; as each work stage will need approval of NHS Lanarkshire and Scottish Government.
Extension option of up to 24 months in 2 x 12 month intervals.
On the basis of technical ability and capacity. Full details within the ESPD and accompanying ESPD Guidance document.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
ESPD Technical Envelope Section on Technical and Professional Ability — Questions 4C.1.2, 4C.8.1 and 4C 8.2 must be answered. The scoring and evaluation mechanism is further described in the ESPD Guidance document which is attached to the ESPD. It is the intention that those bidders who achieve the five (5) highest scores will be invited to submit a tender. A minimum score of 70 % must be achieved for the scoring elements before the consultant organisation will be considered for short-listing to the tender stage.
Bidders should state their average turnover over the last 3 full financial years as a minimum level of turnover is required. Employers Liability, Public Liability and Professional Indemnity Insurance coverage is required. Turnover must be a minimum of 5 000 000 GBP averaged over the last 3 full financial years.
The financial tests that will apply will be:
Turnover must be a minimum of 5 000 000 GBP averaged over the last 3 full financial years. Current Ratio (Liquidity Ratio) of the Company (total current assets divided by total current liabilities) — Acceptable Range is from 1-2. Net Profit Margin of the Company (net profits divided by revenue x 100) — Acceptable Range is >0 (i.e. positive). Bidders must state their declared ratios. Short-listed bidders will be required to provide evidence through submission of annual accounts. Minimum insurance levels: Employers liability: 5 000 000 GBP, Public Liability: 5 000 000 GBP and Professional Indemnity: 5 000 000 GBP.
Primary disciplines are required to hold particular qualifications / membership of professional bodies. Full details are in the ESPD Guidance Document.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Please refer to the Pre-Qualification Brief and the ESPD Completion Guidance document.
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(SC Ref: 520281).