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Services - 520699-2021

14/10/2021    S200

Italy-Parma: Provision of Services for Support in Performing or Assessing Systematic Reviews

2021/S 200-520699

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
Postal address: Via Carlo Magno 1A
Town: Parma
NUTS code: ITH52 Parma
Postal code: 43126
Country: Italy
E-mail: EFSAProcurement@efsa.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/general/page.html?name=home&locale=en
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/procurement/tenders.htm
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Provision of Services for Support in Performing or Assessing Systematic Reviews

Reference number: OC/EFSA/AMU/2021/05
II.1.2)Main CPV code
72314000 Data collection and collation services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

This procurement procedure aims to select multiple framework contractors to provide support in performing systematic reviews or part(s) of systematic reviews (e.g. extensive literature searches) and in related activities, to support evidence-based scientific assessments.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 3 700 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: ITH52 Parma
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The primary goal of this Call for tenders is to provide support in conducting or assessing the systematic review processes or to perform systematic reviews or parts of systematic reviews for EFSA, in line with the method described in the EFSA SR Guidance. The contractor shall also provide user support services linked to the execution and presentation of the results of systematic reviews.

II.2.14)Additional information

This call is being launched as a result of a failed open call for the same services in February 2021.

This PIN provides a link to a survey for market operators to provide feedback on how the new call for tenders could be improved.

Please provide feedback before 28 October 2021: https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/PMASurvey-SR2021

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
30/11/2021

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

This call is being launched as a result of a failed open call for the same services in February 2021: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=7986.

Specifically, lot 2 of this call failed, which was for the provision of ‘Support in performing or assessing SRs or specific part(s) of the SR process’.

In preparation of the new tender specifications EFSA would like to obtain feedback on how the new call for tenders can be improved.

This PIN provides a link to a survey for market operators to give their feedback.

Feedback can be given anonymously, but if you would like to be informed about the eventual launch of the new procedure please provide your contact details in the survey.

The Survey will close on 28 October 2021: https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/PMASurvey-SR2021

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
07/10/2021