Services - 207345-2021

26/04/2021    S80

United Kingdom-London: Water transport services

2021/S 080-207345

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: London River Services Ltd ('LRSL')
National registration number: 03485723
Postal address: 5 Endeavour Square, Stratford
Town: London
NUTS code: UKI London
Postal code: E20 1JN
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Sarah Morris
Telephone: +44 2030545140
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Temporary River Crossing at Hammersmith Bridge

Reference number: tfl_scp_002130
II.1.2)Main CPV code
60600000 Water transport services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

LRSL is awarding a contract for the design, delivery, operation and demobilisation of a temporary river crossing (and all necessary infrastructure and equipment) to enable pedestrians and cyclists to cross the River Thames at Hammersmith, to operate whilst Hammersmith Bridge is closed for essential repairs and refurbishment works.

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: 22 500 000.00 GBP
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
34512000 Ships and similar vessels for the transport of persons or goods
34953000 Access ramps
34955000 Floating dock
45213340 Construction work for buildings relating to water transport
45233000 Construction, foundation and surface works for highways, roads
45241300 Pier construction work
45244000 Marine construction works
50240000 Repair, maintenance and associated services related to marine and other equipment
60610000 Ferry transport services
63720000 Support services for water transport
71400000 Urban planning and landscape architectural services
71500000 Construction-related services
45112700 Landscaping work
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKI London
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The procurement of a contractor to provide a temporary pedestrian and cyclist river crossing at Hammersmith Bridge, including but not limited to:

• the design and construction of the river crossing infrastructure;

• the procurement of waterborne vessels;

• the operation of river crossing passenger services; and

• the maintenance of the waterborne vessels and river crossing infrastructure.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 70 %
Cost criterion - Name: Financial / Weighting: 30 %
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 12-month contract with the option to extend up to a maximum additional 48 months.

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

Initial contract value is GBP 9 000 000.

Maximum contract value is GBP 22 500 000 if the contract term is extended for a maximum additional 48 months.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Competitive procedure with negotiation
Accelerated procedure

A state of urgency exists given that Hammersmith Bridge is expected to be closed for at least 12 months; significant numbers of school children that need to cross the river every day and other people who may be vulnerable are having to take alternative, longer, more challenging routes and a safer option is required as soon as practicable. For this reason, the procurement exercise followed an accelerated timeline.

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.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 230-568446
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: tfl_scp_002130

Temporary River Crossing at Hammersmith Bridge

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 2
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 2
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Collins River Enterprises Ltd
National registration number: 03713645
Postal address: The O2, Peninsula Square
Town: London
NUTS code: UKI London
Postal code: SE10 0DX
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2070012200
Internet address:
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 22 500 000.00 GBP
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: High Court of Justice
Postal address: The Strand
Town: London
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: