Supplies - 192448-2020

24/04/2020    S81

United Kingdom-Plymouth: Medical equipments

2020/S 081-192448

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: University of Plymouth
Town: Plymouth
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Elizabeth Wright
Internet address(es):
Main address:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Purchase of 4 Anatomarge Tables

II.1.2)Main CPV code
33100000 Medical equipments - LA52
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Virtual anatomy and dissection technology platform.

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: 239 880.11 GBP
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33100000 Medical equipments - LA52
II.2.3)Place of performance
Main site or place of performance:

Various University Sites, 3 x Plymouth 1 x Exeter.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

4 Anatomage tables (virtual dissection and visualisation system for anatomy education) to be used by students from the school of health professions and School of Nursing and Midwifery

This includes a 1 year desk top licence, multiple on site training and 4-year warranty. The tables will be shipped direct from the USA and delivered to 4 different areas of Devon and Cornwall.

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.1.1)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

The University intends to make an award to Anatomage Inc without prior publication in the OJEU.

Any award will be made in accordance Regulation 32 of the Public Contract Regulations and not sooner than 10 days from the date of this notice being published. Such an award is on the grounds that the University believes competition is absent for technical reasons as there is no comparable solutions to be found.

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

Section V: Award of contract/concession

V.2)Award of contract/concession
V.2.1)Date of contract award decision:
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: Anatomage Inc
Town: San Jose
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Postal code: CA 95110
Country: United States
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: 239 880.11 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: University of Plymouth
Town: Plymouth
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: