Services - 226105-2018

26/05/2018    S99    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-London: Hydrogen

2018/S 099-226105

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET
United Kingdom
Contact person: Steve Loades
E-mail: hy4heat@arup.com
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.delta-esourcing.com

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-energy-and-industrial-strategy

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Contractor(s) for understanding commercial and industrial appliances (Hy4Heat work packages 5 and 6)

Reference number: Hy4HeatWP5&6
II.1.2)Main CPV code
24111600
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

BEIS intends to appoint a contractor(s) to deliver comprehensive research reports on the feasibility of converting commercial sector appliances (Lot 1) and industrial heat generation (Lot 2) from natural gas to hydrogen. This will require full characterization of the market and identification of any knowledge gaps and barriers to conversion that may need to be addressed. They will inform consideration of whether further evidence, potentially in the form of practical testing, will be required to demonstrate that these sectors can be successfully converted as part of demonstrating and de-risking the use of hydrogen for heat in UK homes and businesses. This work is part of the Hy4Heat programme and will be managed and coordinated by Arup+, who have been appointed by BEIS as the programme management contractor for the Hy4Heat programme.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 380 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: 2
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots:

Bidders may bid for either or both lots.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Lot 1: Research report on the feasibility of converting commercial sector appliances from natural gas to hydrogen

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
44621200
44621220
44621221
42900000
39715200
39721411
39722200
39722000
42160000
39341000
39721410
38432100
45331100
45331110
45333000
71321200
73000000
76000000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

United Kingdom.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Research report on the feasibility of converting commercial sector appliances from natural gas to hydrogen.

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

Lot 2: Research report on the feasibility of converting industrial heat generation appliances from natural gas to hydrogen

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
44621200
44621220
44621221
42900000
39715200
39721411
39722000
39722200
42160000
39341000
39721410
38432100
45331100
45331110
45333000
71321200
73000000
76000000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

United Kingdom.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Lot 2: Research report on the feasibility of converting industrial heat generation appliances from natural gas to hydrogen.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
29/06/2018

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
25/05/2018