Services - 166261-2017

03/05/2017    S85

United Kingdom-London: Wireless telecommunications system

2017/S 085-166261

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: The City of London Corporation — officially and legally the Mayor and Commonalty and Citizens of the City of London
Postal address: Guildhall North Wing
Town: London
NUTS code: UKI1 Inner London
Postal code: EC2P 2EJ
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Victoria Lord
E-mail: victoria.lord@cityoflondon.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 2073321673
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.cityoflondon.gov.uk
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

City of London Wireless Concession.

II.1.2)Main CPV code
32510000 Wireless telecommunications system
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The City invites Tenders for the appointment of a Partner for a City Wireless Concession Contract.

The Corporation will grant a concession to the Applicant (the Concessionaire) for use of the Corporations assets for an agreed period of time for the supply of wireless services with all infrastructure owned and operated by the Concessionaire and its mobile service provider clients.

The key requirement of the wireless concession network is to:

— Enhance the cellular/next generation wireless infrastructure as widely as is commercially feasible across the City of London which will, in turn, offer a world class wholesale network to wireless services providers and operators. This should be achieved by a concessionaire utilising the City of London Corporation asset base.

— Extend and improve cellular capacity to ensure the provision of optimum coverage across the Square Mile (see map in Annex 7.5) to meet increasing data needs.

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: 12 400 000.00 GBP
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
32200000 Transmission apparatus for radiotelephony, radiotelegraphy, radio broadcasting and television
32260000 Data-transmission equipment
32510000 Wireless telecommunications system
32424000 Network infrastructure
64200000 Telecommunications services
32561000 Fibre-optic connections
32270000 Digital transmission apparatus
64227000 Integrated telecommunications services
32524000 Telecommunications system
64212000 Mobile-telephone services
32571000 Communications infrastructure
45314000 Installation of telecommunications equipment
32412100 Telecommunications network
32521000 Telecommunications cable
32570000 Communications equipment
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKI1 Inner London
Main site or place of performance:

City of London.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The City of London Corporation will grant a concession to the Applicant (the Concessionaire) for use of the Corporations assets for an agreed period of time for the supply of wireless services with all infrastructure owned and operated by the Concessionaire and its mobile service provider clients.

The key requirement of the wireless concession network is to:

— Enhance the cellular/next generation wireless infrastructure as widely as is commercially feasible across the City of London which will, in turn, offer a world class wholesale network to wireless services providers and operators. This should be achieved by a concessionaire utilising the City of London Corporation asset base.

— Extend and improve cellular capacity to ensure the provision of optimum coverage across the Square Mile to meet increasing data needs.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Geographic coverage / Weighting: 30
Quality criterion - Name: Technical and operations / Weighting: 30
Quality criterion - Name: Plan and speed of implementation / Weighting: 15
Quality criterion - Name: Community benefit / Weighting: 5
Cost criterion - Name: Financial and commercial / Weighting: 20
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)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Competitive dialogue
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.2.8)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: PRJ_COL_3239
Title:

City of London Wireless Concession

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
24/03/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure Limited
National registration number: 08087551
Postal address: The Exchange
Town: Theale
NUTS code: UKJ11 Berkshire
Postal code: RG7 4SA
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 12 400 000.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

For full service description please see original notice ref.

OJEU Document Number: 2015/S 128-235562.

Notice Reference: 2015-041349.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: High Court — Royal Court of Justice
Town: London
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
28/04/2017