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Works - 203797-2014

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19/06/2014    S116

United Kingdom-Kirkwall: Construction work for buildings relating to health

2014/S 116-203797

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Official name: NHS Orkney
Postal address: Garden House, New Scapa Road
Town: Kirkwall, Orkney
Postal code: KW15 1BQ
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Albert Tait
Telephone: +44 1856888103

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
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.A: Object of the contract (Works)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
New Orkney Hospital and Healthcare Facilities.
II.2)Type of contract and location of works
Main site or location of works: Orkney, Scotland.
UKM65 Orkney Islands
II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and scope of works
NHS Orkney are seeking a Private Sector Partner to participate and invest in a new Orkney Hospital and Healthcare Facility ("the Project") The Project will involve the design, build, finance and maintenance of a new hospital on a site in Orkney. This is to be delivered under the Scottish Futures Trust's Non-Profit Distributing (NPD) model which is in the form of public-private partnership preferred by the Scottish Government. The objective of the Project is to provide NHS Orkney with a new hospital and health care facility to service the needs of patients in the Orkney area. Further information will be provided in the ITPD and contract documents.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 180 000 000 and 220 000 000 GBP


This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

45215100 Construction work for buildings relating to health, 98341000 Accommodation services, 79993000 Building and facilities management services, 31625200 Fire-alarm systems, 32520000 Telecommunications cable and equipment, 35120000 Surveillance and security systems and devices, 45314300 Installation of cable infrastructure, 50330000 Maintenance services of telecommunications equipment, 50700000 Repair and maintenance services of building installations, 51410000 Installation services of medical equipment, 66515200 Property insurance services, 71314200 Energy-management services, 72253000 Helpdesk and support services, 77314000 Grounds maintenance services, 90911300 Window-cleaning services, 90922000 Pest-control services

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 14.7.2014
Duration in months: 324 (from the award of the contract)
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:

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:
Finance to be provided by the Private Sector Partner in accordance with the Scottish Government's NPD Model. Full details to be set out in the ITPD and contract documents. The contracting authority reserves the right to consider alternative funding, financing and/or contractual arrangements to support the delivery of the Project.
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:
1. On release of the OJEU Notice, interested parties should express interest, receive and submit Pre-Qualification Questionnaire submissions via the contracting authority in line with the details contained in the Information Memorandum/ Pre-Qualification Questionnaire documentation.
2. NHS Orkney will hold a Bidders' Open Day on 14.8.2014 for those parties interested in the Project. The Bidders' Open Day will be held in Orkney. Interested parties wishing to attend the Bidders' Open Day should register following release of the OJEU notice.
3. Further to Section II.6 the anticipated duration shall be 300 months (or 25 years) operational plus the period of construction. The total anticipated duration is therefore 324 months (or circa 27 years) from the award of the contract.
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: