Supplies - 174210-2019

12/04/2019    S73    Supplies - Voluntary ex ante transparency notice - Contract award without prior publication 

Norway-Kjeller: Aircraft engines

2019/S 073-174210

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice

Supplies

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Forsvaret v/Forsvarets logistikkorganisasjon
National registration number: 988517860
Postal address: Fetveien 80-84
Town: Kjeller
NUTS code: NO
Postal code: 2007
Country: Norway
Contact person: Mille Charlotte Bruun-Olsen Hauge
E-mail: mihauge@mil.no

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://permalink.mercell.com/103700126.aspx

I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
Defence

Section II: Object

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

Procurement of Engines for NH90 — RTM322

Reference number: 2019010864
II.1.2)Main CPV code
34731100
II.1.3)Type of contract
Supplies
II.1.4)Short description:

2 engines will be procured for NH90 maritime helicopters, in order to support the planned operations pattern. One module based engine with a container and one complete engine with a container will be procured. The procured engines must be type RTM322, as only this engine is certified for NH90 maritime helicopters.

The engine type is only manufactured by Safran Helicopter Engines, and the Norwegian Armed Forces therefore deems that it is a service that can only be provided by a specific supplier, cf. the Regulations on Defence and Security Procurements (FOSA), §5-3 letter c).

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: 3 922 060.00 EUR
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
34731700
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: NO012
Main site or place of performance:

Kjeller, NORWAY.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

2 engines will be procured, one module based engine with a container and one complete engine with a container. The engines must be type RTM322. As only Safran Helicopter Engines manufacture RTM322, the terms in FOSA §5-3 letter c) are deemed to be fulfilled. Only RTM322 can be used, as this is the only engine that is certified for NH90 maritime helicopters.

The following products will be procured:

1) Complete engine:

— Part Number: 322015190 — Spare Engine RTM 322 01/9 — aircraft gas turbine engine,

— Part Number: TM 2714G002 — C1 Cont. Engine — shipping and storage container, turbine components.

2) Module based engine:

— Part Number: 70GM011150 — Module 1: compressor, aircraft gas turbine engine,

— Part Number: RTM322M02800 — Module 2: Module 02, Combston and HPT MK. NO,

— Part Number: RTM322M03800 — Module 3: Module 03, Power Turbine MK.NO,

— Part Number: 70GM041130 — Module 4: shaft, turbine, aircraft gas turbine engine,

— Part Number: 70GM051140 — Module 5: accessory section module, aircraft gas turbine engine,

— Part Number: TM4309G001 — C1Cont. Module 1: shipping and storage container, turbine components,

— Part Number: TM6529G001 — C1Cont. Module 2: container, M02 transportation,

— Part Number: TM6530G001 — C1Cont. Module 3: container, M03 transportation,

— Part Number: TM4377G001 — C1Cont. Module 4: shipping and storage container, transmission,

— Part Number: TM4378G001 — C1Cont. Module 5: shipping and storage container, turbine components.

II.2.5)Award criteria
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
Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union in the cases listed below
  • The procurement falls outside the scope of application of the directive
Explanation:

FOSA §5-3 letter c) states that if “a service, due to technical reasons (...) can only be provided by one specific supplier”, a contest can be held without a prior notice. In this case, 2, RTM322 engines will be procured, one module based and one complete engine. Only Safran Helicopter Engines manufacture this engine, and it is only this engine that can be used in NH90 maritime helicopters. It is, thus, a service that, due to technical reasons, can only be provided by one specific supplier, and the terms in FOSA §5-3 letter c) are fulfilled.

IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement
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

Section V: Award of contract/concession

V.2)Award of contract/concession
V.2.1)Date of contract award decision:
04/04/2019
V.2.2)Information about tenders
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor/concessionaire
Official name: Safran Helicopter Engines
Town: Tarnos
NUTS code: FR
Postal code: 40220
Country: France
The contractor/concessionaire will be an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot/concession (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot/concession: 3 922 060.00 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: Forsvarsdepartementet
Town: Postboks 8126 DEP
Postal code: 0032
Country: Norway
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
09/04/2019