Services - 175921-2016

24/05/2016    S98    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Norwich: Landfill-gas electricity generating plant construction work

2016/S 098-175921

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Norfolk County Council
County Hall, Martineau Lane
For the attention of: Andrew Fish
NR1 2DH Norwich
United Kingdom

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Address of the buyer profile:

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

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
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: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Morningthorpe landfill site power generation.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 27: Other services

NUTS code UKH13

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
Norfolk County Council would like to invite expressions of interest from specialised landfill gas management and utilisation companies with previous experience of integrated gas management and power generation projects in providing a solution for providing power generation on our Morningthorpe Landfill Site (NR15 2LJ). Methane quality is circa 35 % and total landfill gas flows approximately 40m³/hr. Solutions can include purchase O+M, lease O+M, royalty option, with or without management of the landfill gas field, but are not limited to these options. The site includes an existing 40kW export agreement with UKPN, with some limited opportunities for on-site power sales to adjacent users.
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

45251240, 90531000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.8)Additional information:

The Invitation to Tender will be made available via Norfolk County Council's electronic tendering site called in-Tend. Registering will give you access to this tender once published. Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at:

If you encounter any difficulties whilst using the system you can contact the support team by phoning +44 8442728810 or emailing

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: