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Belgium-Brussels: Preventive and corrective maintenance of catering, kitchen, cafeteria and laundry equipment for mass catering and formal catering facilities

2014/S 042-069051

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Official name: European Commission
Postal address: CSM 1 05/43
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
Contact person: Office for Infrastructure and Logistics — Brussels
For the attention of: OIB.DR.2 Finance and Public Procurement
E-mail: oib-marches-publics@ec.europa.eu
Telephone: +32 22986989
Fax: +32 22960570

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://ec.europa.eu

Address of the buyer profile: http://ec.europa.eu/oib/procurement_fr.htm

Electronic access to information: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=417

Further information can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Official name: Committee of the Regions
Postal address: rue Belliard 101
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1040
Country: Belgium

Official name: European Economic and Social Committee
Postal address: rue Belliard 101
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1040
Country: Belgium

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Preventive and corrective maintenance of catering, kitchen, cafeteria and laundry equipment for mass catering and formal catering facilities.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Belgium, Brussels-Capital Region.

NUTS code BE BELGIQUE-BELGIË

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Number of participants to the framework agreement envisaged: 3

Duration of the framework agreement

Duration in years: 4

Estimated total value of purchases for the entire duration of the framework agreement

Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 6 500 000 and 7 200 000 EUR
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
Preventive and corrective maintenance of catering, kitchen, cafeteria and laundry equipment for mass catering and formal catering facilities. These services include:
— replacement of spare parts and consumables necessary for the provision of the aforementioned services,
— collection, transport and disposal or recycling of hazardous and non-hazardous waste from refrigeration installations,
— removal of used kitchen equipment for recycling,
— provision of a management tool for CMMS-type maintenance activities.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

50880000 Repair and maintenance services of hotel and restaurant equipment, 34913000 Miscellaneous spare parts, 90523000 Toxic waste disposal services except radioactive waste and contaminated soil, 48900000 Miscellaneous software package and computer systems

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.1.8)Lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.9)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 6 500 000 and 7 200 000 EUR
II.2.2)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
in days: 48 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
Payment at 30 days as stated in the provisions of the draft contract appended to the specifications.
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
Each individual grouping member must comply with the non-exclusion criteria. The grouping as a whole must comply with the selection criteria (see points III.2.2 and III.2.3) and the different grouping members will be jointly and severally liable for contract performance.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: the tenderer shall enclose documentary proof with the name of the country in which he has his head office or is domiciled, as required under law in his country of residence.

The tenderer shall enclose a duly signed and dated solemn declaration stating that he is not in any of the situations which would disqualify him from taking part in a contract awarded by the European Union. The solemn declaration must take the form of the template published on the following page, in its entirety: http://ec.europa.eu/oib/procurement_fr.htm

NB: the successful tenderer must, on pain of exclusion, furnish the following documentary evidence in support of the solemn declaration prior to signature of the contract:
— recent extract from the judicial record or, failing this, an equivalent document recently issued by an appropriate judicial or administrative body in the country in which the tenderer resides, stating that he is not bankrupt or being wound up, his affairs are not being administered by the court, he has not entered into an arrangement with creditors, he has not suspended business activities, is not the subject of proceedings of this nature, nor is he in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws or regulations,
— recent extract from the judicial record or, failing this, an equivalent document recently issued by an appropriate judicial or administrative body in the country in which the tenderer resides, stating that he has not been convicted of an offence concerning his professional conduct by a judgment which has the force of 'res judicata' and has not been the subject of a judgment which has the force of 'res judicata' for fraud, corruption, involvement in a criminal organisation or for any other illegal activity detrimental to the Union's financial interests,
— recent certificate issued by an appropriate body in the country in which the tenderer resides, stating that he has fulfilled his obligations in respect of payment of social security contributions,
— recent certificate issued by an appropriate body in the country in which the tenderer resides, stating that he has fulfilled his obligations in respect of payment of taxes (direct taxes and VAT) in accordance with legal provisions in said country.
Where no such documents or certificates are issued in the country concerned, they may be replaced by a statement under oath, or failing that, a solemn declaration made by the tenderer before a judicial or administrative body, a notary or a qualified professional body in said country.
NB: groupings must furnish the necessary solemn declaration, and supporting documents and information in the event they are awarded the contract, for each individual member.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: — a copy of the balance sheets and operating accounts for the past 3 financial years, showing the annual pre-tax profit. If, for a valid reason, the tenderer is unable to provide them, he must enclose a statement as to annual pre-tax profits for the past 3 years. If the operating accounts or the statement show an average loss over the past 3 years, then the tenderer must furnish another document as proof of his financial and economic capacity, such as an appropriate guarantee from a third party (e.g. the parent company), statements from auditors or equivalent,
— statement as to overall annual turnover during the past 3 financial years.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: overall annual turnover for the past 3 years must average 1 775 000 EUR.
III.2.3)Technical capacity
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
— tenderers must provide a certificate in refrigeration engineering issued in accordance with Commission Regulation 303/2008. This Regulation establishes the minimum requirements and the conditions for mutual recognition for the certification of companies and personnel as regards stationary refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump equipment containing certain fluorinated greenhouse gases,
— the tenderer must provide the contracting authority with at least 9 technicians, including 4 specialised refrigeration technicians. The technicians must have at least 2 years' electromechanical experience in the contract field. The refrigeration technicians will have a category 1 certificate of aptitude in refrigeration engineering. Copies of the 9 technicians' CVs, providing proof of the aforementioned capacity, shall be enclosed with the tender,
— list of up to 10 public and/or private contracts performed during the past 5 years with a value of at least 500 000 EUR. This list will give: the name of the public or private beneficiary, the list of services covered by the contract and the place(s) of performance and sectors (hospital, industrial, etc.), the total value of the services and the performance period.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service
Legal persons should indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff responsible for the execution of the service: yes

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
Lowest price
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
OIB.DR.2/PO/2014/011/607.
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
no
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
11.4.2014
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Any EU official language
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 23.4.2014

Place:

cours Saint-Michel no 23, 1040 Brussels, BELGIUM.

Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: 1 duly authorised representative per tenderer may attend the opening of tenders (a passport or identity card must be presented). Tenderers wishing to attend must send a fax or e-mail (see the number and address given in point I.1) Unit OIB DR.2 Finance and Public Procurement at least 2 working days prior to the opening session.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: 36 months after award.
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Additional information

1) The specifications and additional documents (including questions and answers) will be available at the following web address: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=417

If they wish, interested parties may register via the website. They will then be notified by the online public procurement system of any updates available for this invitation to tender. Parties not registered on the site are requested to consult it regularly. The Commission cannot be held responsible should tenderers not be aware of any additional information on this invitation to tender given on the Internet site. Additional information on contract terms, contract renewals, conditions for participation, minimum levels of capacity required, total estimated contract volume, etc. can be found in the tender documents available on the aforementioned website. No paper version will be issued. Certified 'EMAS' in 2005, the OIB adopts an environmentally friendly attitude. EMAS is the eco-management and audit scheme, the EU voluntary instrument used by organisations to improve their environmental performance.
2) During the 3 years following conclusion of the initial contract, the contracting authority will be able to use the negotiated procedure, without prior publication of a contract notice for new services involving the repetition of similar services assigned to the party awarded this contract by the contracting authority.
3) Executive agencies may be included in the contract as contracting authorities (within a limit of 10 % of the total contract value and for all the executive agencies taken together) if during the course of the procedure, said agencies had not yet been officially created or were not being created and consequently no formal designation could be specified in the invitation to tender documents.

4) For further information on participating in invitations to tender and on the sequence of procedures for public procurement at the OIB, please consult the 'Guide for tenderers' and the brochure 'Doing business with the European Commission', accessible via the link: http://ec.europa.eu/oib/procurement_fr.htm

VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Official name: General Court of the European Union
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: generalcourt.registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 4303-2100
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: within 2 months of the plaintiff being notified or, failing this, of the date on which it became known to them. A complaint made to the European Ombudsman neither suspends this period nor opens a new period for lodging appeals.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
18.2.2014