Services - 181179-2020

20/04/2020    S77

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Purchasing Power Parities (PPPs) for Capital Goods and Hospital Services

2020/S 077-181179

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission — Eurostat — Directorate C: Macro-economic Statistics
Postal address: ESTAT.C.4 — Price statistics, Purchasing power parities, Housing statistics
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2920
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: estat-financialcell-dir-c-d@ec.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/about/overview
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=6031
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=6031
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Statistics

Section II: Object

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

Purchasing Power Parities (PPPs) for Capital Goods and Hospital Services

Reference number: ESTAT/LUX/2020/OP/0006
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79330000 Statistical services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Purchasing power parities (PPPs) for capital goods and hospital services. Purchasing power parities (PPPs) are indicators of price level differences across countries. This calls covers the coordination of the price surveys on equipment goods, on construction and price surveys on hospital services.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 1 480 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Coordination of the 2021 PPP Price Survey on Equipment Goods

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79330000 Statistical services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg
Main site or place of performance:

Contractor's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot concerns the coordination of the price surveys on equipment goods, which is one of the two surveys on gross fixed capital formation. Equipment goods represent a large share of gross fixed capital formation, including machinery, electrical and optical equipment, transport equipment and software. The price survey on equipment goods is carried out every second year. This lot covers the survey to be carried out in 2021. Preparations for this survey start in 2020 while the survey validation will be closed in 2022.

The work covers the survey in all 37 participating countries (see ‘General information on all lots’) plus some work for Georgia and Ukraine as participants in the ICP through the Eurostat-OECD PPP program.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 600 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 27
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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: yes
Identification of the project:

European statistical programme 2013-2020.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Coordination of the 2021 and 2022 PPP Price Surveys on Construction

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79330000 Statistical services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg
Main site or place of performance:

Contractor's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot concerns the coordination of the price surveys on construction, which is one of the two surveys on gross fixed capital formation. Construction represents a large share of gross fixed capital formation. It includes construction of residential and non-residential buildings and civil engineering works. Construction PPPs are based on prices for so-called ‘Bills of Quantities’ (BoQs) which are detailed descriptions of fictitious building projects, each consisting of a list of items that have to be priced. The surveys to be carried out in 2021 and 2022.

The work covers the survey in all 37 countries participating in the exercise (see ‘General information on all lots’) plus some work for Georgia and Ukraine as participants in the ICP through the Eurostat-OECD PPP program.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 580 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 39
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

See internet address provided in section I.3)

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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: yes
Identification of the project:

European statistical programme 2013-2020.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Coordination of the 2021-2024 PPP Price Surveys on Hospital Services

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79330000 Statistical services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg
Main site or place of performance:

Contractor's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot concerns the coordination of the price surveys on hospital services. Hospital services represent a large share of expenditure on health. Each year prices are collected for the 3 previous years, allowing for revisions of the data provided in earlier years.

The work covers all 37 participating countries (see ‘General information on all lots’) for the surveys conducted in the years 2021 to 2024.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 300 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

See internet address provided in section I.3)

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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: yes
Identification of the project:

European statistical programme 2013-2020.

II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
List and brief description of conditions:

See internet address provided in section I.3)

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

See internet address provided in section I.3)

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

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.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 04/06/2020
Local time: 16:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, Spanish, Estonian, Finnish, French, Irish, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Maltese, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 12 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 08/06/2020
Local time: 09:30
Place:

Bâtiment Bech building (Room BECH B4/444), rue Alphonse Weicker 5, L-2721 Luxembourg.

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

A maximum of two representatives per tender may attend the opening session.

Companies wishing to attend are requested to notify their intention by email at least 48 hours in advance. All the details of the notification contents and procedure are explained under section 4.3.2 of the technical specifications.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
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
E-mail: GC.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

See internet address provided in section I.3)

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
08/04/2020