United Kingdom-Belfast: Repair, maintenance and associated services related to marine and other equipment
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps
Address of the buyer profile: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps
Section II: Object
DfI Roads and Rivers — Provision of Marine Painting Services for the Strangford Lough Ferry Service
The Department for Infrastructure is seeking an experienced marine painting contractor to carry out marine painting maintenance at Strangford Ebbing Dock, on both vessels owned by DfI Roads and Rivers operated by Strangford Lough Ferry Service which, at present, are 2 ro-ro vessels greater than 300 gross tonnes.
There are options to extend for a further 2 periods of 1 year each.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
The Department's particular requirements will be set out in the contract documentation.
Section IV: Procedure
Department for Infrastructure, Clarence Court, 10-18 Adelaide Street, Belfast, BT2 8GB.
Only DfI Procurement Staff with access to the project on eTendersNI.
Section VI: Complementary information
DfI is utilising an electronic tendering system to manage this procurement and communicate with tenderers. Accordingly, it is intended that all communications with DfI including the accessing and submission of tender responses will be conducted via https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps/home.do
The successful contractor's performance on the contract will be regularly monitored. If a contractor fails to reach satisfactory levels of contract performance they will be given a specified time to improve. If, after the specified time, they still fail to reach satisfactory levels of contract performance, the matter will be escalated to senior management in the Department for. Infrastructure for further action. If this occurs and their performance still does not improve to satisfactory levels within the specified period, it may be regarded as an act of grave professional misconduct and they may be issued with a certificate of unsatisfactory performance and the contract may be terminated. The issue of a certificate of unsatisfactory performance will result in the contractor being excluded from all procurement competitions being undertaken by centres of procurement expertise on behalf of bodies covered by the Northern Ireland Procurement Policy for a period of 12 months from the date of issue of the certificate.
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