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Services - 161289-2019

08/04/2019    S69

Belgium-Brussels: Independent on-road RDE Testing to Ensure Broad Information and Transparency for Better Market Surveillance

2019/S 069-161289

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: European Commission — Directorate General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs — Directorate C — Industrial Transformation and Advanced Value Chains
Postal address: avenue d'Auderghem 45 — Office Brey 10/124
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE10 Région de Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
Contact person:
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
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

Independent on-road RDE Testing to Ensure Broad Information and Transparency for Better Market Surveillance

Reference number: 707/PP/GRO/PPA/18/10586
II.1.2)Main CPV code
71600000 Technical testing, analysis and consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The main purpose is to finance testing performed by independent parties (i.e. neither the manufacturer nor the granting type approval authorities) under the new rules for in-service conformity checks as these are described in the RDE4 act. Such testing shall be focused on performing RDE (Real Driving Emissions) tests on the road, but may be complemented with WLTP (World-wide Light duty Test Procedure) tests according to needs. Tests with PEMS outside the RDE boundaries may also be performed in order to evaluate the presence of defeat devices and/or evaluate the increase of emissions outside the boundaries. A critical evaluation of the effectiveness of the RDE tests in ensuring low emissions on the road, based on the tests performed and experience gained should be provided.

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: 1 600 000.00 EUR
II.2.3)Place of performance
Main site or place of performance:

The place of performance of the tasks shall be the contractor's premises or any other place indicated in the tender, with the exception of the commission's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

See Internet address provided in Section I.3)

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of the proposed methodologies / Weighting: 35
Quality criterion - Name: Organisation of the work and resources / Weighting: 45
Quality criterion - Name: Quality control measures / Weighting: 20
Price - Weighting: 70
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: 2018/S 151-346200
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: SI2.794903

Independent on-road RDE Testing to Ensure Broad Information and Transparency for Better Market Surveillance

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: 4
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Toegepast Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek TNO
National registration number: 27376655
Postal address: Anna van Buerenplein 1
Town: Den Haag
Postal code: 2595 DA
Country: Netherlands
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Teknologisk Institut
National registration number: 56976116
Postal address: Gregersensvej 1
Town: Taastrup
Postal code: 2630
Country: Denmark
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: ICCT — International Council on Clean Transportation Europe GMBH
National registration number: HRB143557B
Postal address: Neue Promenade 6
Town: Berlin
Postal code: 10178
Country: Germany
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Anonimi Etairia Perivallontikon Kaienergiakon Meleton Kai Anaptixis Logismikou
National registration number: 059106204000
Postal address: Antoni Tritsi 21
Town: Thessaloniki
Postal code: 55104
Country: Greece
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: 1 600 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 1 600 000.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted
Value or proportion likely to be subcontracted to third parties
Proportion: 30 %

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court of the European Union
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 43032100
Internet address:
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

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 knowledge. A complaint to the European Ombudsman does not have an effect either to suspend this period or to open a new period of lodging appeals.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: