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Poland-Warsaw: Trial of Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) for long endurance Maritime Aerial Surveillance

2018/S 007-010629

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Frontex — European Border and Coast Guard Agency
Plac Europejski 6
Warsaw
00-844
Poland
Telephone: +48 222059500
E-mail: procurement@frontex.europa.eu
Fax: +48 222059501
NUTS code: PL911

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.frontex.europa.eu

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Defence

Section II: Object

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

Trial of Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) for long endurance Maritime Aerial Surveillance

Reference number: Frontex/OP/800/2017/JL
II.1.2)Main CPV code
60440000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Frontex seeks to sign contracts to conduct the trial of long endurance maritime surveillance with 2 types of RPAS: MALE and Small MALE. These platforms will fly up to 600 and 300 hours respectively, over a period of 120 calendar days in 2018. The trials will take place in areas of the Mediterranean Sea designated by Frontex in cooperation with one or more host Member States within the time frame of Q2-Q4 2018.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 6 447 000.00 EUR
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Trial of MALE RPAS in a long term Maritime Aerial Border Surveillance, up to 600 flying hours in designated areas of the Mediterranean Sea, along Q2-Q4 of 2018.

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
60440000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
Main site or place of performance:

Designated areas of the Mediterranean Sea.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Frontex seeks to sign contract to conduct the trial of long endurance maritime surveillance with MALE RPAS. The platform will fly up to 600 hours over a period of 120 calendar days in 2018. The trial will take place in areas of the Mediterranean Sea designated by Frontex in cooperation with one or more host Member States within the time frame of Q2-Q4 2018.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: technical value / Weighting: 0.60
Price - Weighting: 0.40
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

The objective pursued with this acquisition is to enable Frontex to continue its assessment and evaluation of remote piloted surveillance aircraft capable to deliver long endurance maritime border surveillance. Specific focus of this assessment will be on the ability of such a platform to deliver surveillance services in a regular, reliable, and cost-efficient way.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Trial of small MALE RPAS in a long term Maritime Aerial Border Surveillance, up to 300 flying hours in designated areas of the Mediterranean Sea, along Q2-Q4 of 2018

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
60440000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00
Main site or place of performance:

Designated areas of the Mediterranean Sea.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Frontex seeks to sign contract to conduct the trial of long endurance maritime surveillance with small MALE RPAS. The platform will fly up to 300 hours over a period of 120 calendar days in 2018. The trial will take place in areas of the Mediterranean Sea designated by Frontex in cooperation with one or more host Member States within the time frame of Q2-Q4 2018.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: technical value / Weighting: 0.60
Price - Weighting: 0.40
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

The objective pursued with this acquisition is to enable Frontex to continue its assessment and evaluation of remote piloted surveillance aircraft capable to deliver long endurance maritime border surveillance. Specific focus of this assessment will be on the ability of such a platform to deliver surveillance services in a regular, reliable, and cost-efficient way.

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.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2017/S 191-390536
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

Lot No: 1
Title:

Trial of MALE RPAS in a long term Maritime Aerial Border Surveillance, up to 600 flying hours in designated areas of the Mediterranean Sea, along Q2-Q4 of 2018

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
27/12/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Israel Aerospace Industries Limited, Malat Division
Ben Gurion International Airport
70100
Israel
NUTS code: 00
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 4 750 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 4 750 000.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 2
Lot No: 2
Title:

Trial of small MALE RPAS in a long term Maritime Aerial Border Surveillance, up to 300 flying hours in designated areas of the Mediterranean Sea, along Q2-Q4 of 2018.

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
29/12/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 2
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Leonardo SPA
Piazza Monte Grappa 4
Rome
00195
Italy
NUTS code: ITI43
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 2 250 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 1 697 000.00 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
General Court
rue du Fort Niedergruenewald
Luxembourg
2925
Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 4303-1
E-mail: cfi.registry@curia.europa.eu
Fax: +352 4303-2100

Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff, or, in absence thereof, of the day on which it came to the knowledge.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
04/01/2018