Services - 44867-2020

29/01/2020    S20

Netherlands-Schiphol: Software programming and consultancy services

2020/S 020-044867

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Luchtverkeersleiding Nederland (LVNL)
National registration number: 34367959
Postal address: Stationsplein-ZW 1001
Town: Schiphol
Postal code: 1117 CV
Country: Netherlands
Contact person: Anil Jankipersad
Telephone: +31 204062768
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Public order and safety

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) Application

II.1.2)Main CPV code
72200000 Software programming and consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (ATC-NL) is a Dutch independent administrative organisation that is responsible for providing air traffic services to civil air traffic in the Dutch airspace in a safe, efficient and environmentally sensible way. You can read and download relevant information regarding ATC-NL on

ATC-NL wants to realize the safe integration of drones into the airspace.

Drones and the way they should be handled from an air traffic management perspective, is a new type of operation for ATC-NL. UTM is still in its infancy and the available technology evolves at a revolutionary pace. The purpose of the program is to gain knowledge and experience with a UTM system and to add to the combined European ANSP knowledge of services for UAS traffic management.

Please note that further detailed information regarding the scope of supply can be found in the invitation to tender.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 993 700.00 EUR
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
72200000 Software programming and consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The purpose of the program is to gain knowledge and experience with a UTM system and to add to the combined European ANSP knowledge of services for UAS traffic management. At this time, ATC-NL does not envision financial compensation for providing air traffic services for drone activities in the CTR during the test and trial phases.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 70 %
Price - Weighting: 30 %
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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 IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
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: 2019/S 168-411106
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 1
A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 11
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Altitude Angel Ltd
Town: Reading
Country: Netherlands
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 993 700.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Arrondissement Haarlem
Town: Haarlem
Country: Netherlands
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: