Denmark-Copenhagen: Services supporting the operation and evolution of the Copernicus Reference Data Access node (CORDA)
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.eea.europa.eu/
Section II: Object
Services supporting the operation and evolution of the Copernicus Reference Data Access node (CORDA)
The purpose of this call for tender is to establish a framework service contract with an economic operator who will provide services supporting the operation and evolution of the Copernicus Reference Data Access node (CORDA). This call for tender is open on equal terms to all natural and legal persons from one of the 28 Member States of the European Union and to all natural and legal persons established in an EEA member country, which has signed an agreement with the European Commission for participation in the Copernicus Programme.
The services shall mainly be performed at the contractor’s premises (extra-muros).
This open call for tender relates to the assistance needed by the EEA in accomplishing the delegated activities pertaining to “Operational provision of geospatial reference data for the Copernicus Services”. The Copernicus Reference Data Access (CORDA) is a single entry point node to relevant national and regional geospatial reference data from the EEA-39 for the Copernicus Services. The focus of the awarded framework service contract will be on five areas in relation to CORDA:
(1) operation and maintenance;
(2) content management;
(3) user support;
(4) development activities and
(5) project management.
The contract will be concluded for an initial period of 24 months, starting from the date of signature, with the possibility of maximum 2 renewals for a period of 12 months each.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
As specified in Sections 12.1 and 12.2.1 of the tender specifications (Annex I).
Section IV: Procedure
EEA premises at Kongens Nytorv 6, 1050 Copenhagen K, Denmark.
Representatives of tenderers (1 per tenderer) are allowed to participate in the opening session. They are requested to inform EEA's procurement services in advance and at the latest by 8.2.2018 by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Section VI: Complementary information
Tenderers can download the procurement documents and any additional information from the e-tendering website: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=3149 This website will be updated regularly and it is the tenderer's responsibility to check for updates and modifications during the tendering period.
Within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff (date of receipt), or, in the absence thereof, of the day on which the person concerned had knowledge of the relevant information, an appeal may be lodged with the General Court. A complaint to the European Ombudsman has no impact on the above deadline for lodging an appeal.