Services - 261759-2018

19/06/2018    S115    Services - Contract notice - Open procedure 

United Kingdom-London: Hydrogen

2018/S 115-261759

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
Postal address: 1 Victoria Street
Town: London
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: SW1H 0ET
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: hy4heat@arup.com

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-energy-and-industrial-strategy

Address of the buyer profile: www.delta-esourcing.com

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Hydrogen./893FC5879M
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Contractor for definition of a hydrogen quality standard (Hy4Heat work package 2)

Reference number: TRN1525/06/2018
II.1.2)Main CPV code
24111600
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

BEIS intends to appoint a contractor to conduct studies into the purity and colorant of hydrogen gas to inform the development of a range of hydrogen appliances and testing /certification capability as an integral part of the Hy4Heat programme, to de-risk the use of hydrogen for heat in UK homes and businesses. The contract will include research, development and testing studies to provide an assessment of the options available for the purity and flame colorant for hydrogen in relation to the Hy4Heat programme.

The work will be managed and coordinated by Arup+, who have been appointed by BEIS as the programme management contractor for the Hy4Heat programme.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 150 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
24111600
39341000
73000000
76000000
38432100
71321200
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

United Kingdom

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

BEIS intends to appoint a contractor to conduct studies into the purity and colorant of hydrogen gas to inform the development of a range of hydrogen appliances and testing /certification capability as an integral part of the Hy4Heat programme, to de-risk the use of hydrogen for heat in UK homes and businesses. The contract will include research, development and testing studies to provide an assessment of the options available for the purity and flame colorant for hydrogen in relation to the Hy4Heat programme.

The work will be managed and coordinated by Arup+, who have been appointed by BEIS as the programme management contractor for the Hy4Heat programme.

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
Value excluding VAT: 150 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 12
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: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
Tenders must be presented in the form of electronic catalogues or include an electronic catalogue
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

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
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
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
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: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2018/S 051-112983
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 13/07/2018
Local time: 12:00
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: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 13/07/2018
Local time: 12:00

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:

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Hydrogen./893FC5879M

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/893FC5879M

GO Reference: GO-2018615-PRO-12622645

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
Postal address: 1 Victoria Street
Town: London
Postal code: SW1H 0ET
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: hy4heat@arup.com

Internet address: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-energy-and-industrial-strategy

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
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
15/06/2018