Services - 228358-2017

15/06/2017    S113

Italy-Verona: Research and development consultancy services

2017/S 113-228358


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2017/S 106-213642)

Legal Basis:

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Viveracqua S.c. a r.l.
National registration number: 04042120230
Postal address: Lungadige Galtarossa 8 (ingresso da via Campo Marzo nr 6)
Town: Verona
NUTS code: ITD3 Veneto
Postal code: 37133
Country: Italy
Contact person: Alessia Duso
Telephone: +39 3428620746
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Consorcio Para La Gestion De Servicios Medioambientales De La Provincia De Badajoz (promedio)
National registration number: ESP0600044B
Postal address: Calle Felipe Checa, 23
Town: Badajoz
NUTS code: ES431 Badajoz
Postal code: 06071
Country: Spain
Contact person: Francisca Tena Medina
Telephone: +34 924220427
Fax: +34 924253161
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: EAU DE Paris
National registration number: 510611056
Postal address: 19 Rue Neuve Tolbiac
Town: Paris
NUTS code: FR101 Paris
Postal code: 75013
Country: France
Contact person: Olivier Roy
Telephone: +33 158063400
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Syndicat Des Eaux Et De L'assainissement Alsace Moselle (SDEA)
National registration number: 256701152
Postal address: Espace Europeen Entreprise — 1 Rue De Rome
Town: Strasbourg
NUTS code: FR421 Bas-Rhin
Postal code: 67013
Country: France
Contact person: Florian Simonin
Telephone: +33 388192919
Internet address(es):
Main address:
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Compagnie Intercommunale Liegeoise Des Eaux (CILE) Scrl
National registration number: BE 0202.395.052
Postal address: Rue Canal De L'ourthe 8
Town: Liege
NUTS code: BE332 Arr. Liège
Postal code: 4031
Country: Belgium
Contact person: Bernard Michaux
Telephone: +32 43678411
Internet address(es):
Main address:
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Hydrobru Scrl
National registration number: BE0237.679.494
Postal address: Lungadige Galtarossa 8 (ingresso da via Campo Marzo nr 6)
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. van Brussel-Hoofdstad
Postal code: 1000
Country: Belgium
Contact person: staff
Telephone: +32 25188754
Internet address(es):
Main address:
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Fővárosi Vízművek Zrt. (Budapest Waterworks plc)
National registration number: 01-10-042451
Postal address: Váci út 23-27
Town: Budapest
NUTS code: HU101 Budapest
Postal code: 1134
Country: Hungary
Contact person: Mr Gábor Till
Telephone: +36 14652806
Internet address(es):
Main address:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

EU project 731996 — SMART.MET.

II.1.2)Main CPV code
73200000 Research and development consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

This PIN announces open market consultations, promoted by some European public water service providers, and provides information at an early stage on the expected starting date of a Pre–Commercial Procurement (PCP) to buy multiple and competitive R&D (research and development) services, in phases, to develop a new remote reader system for water meters, which ensures effectiveness, efficiency and interoperability and which is based on open standards.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2017/S 106-213642

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
VII.2)Other additional information:

In preparation for this PCP, all interested operators are invited to take part in an open market consultation (regardless of their geographic location, the size or governance structure of their organization) aiming acquire info about the technology state of the art.

In particular, the SMART MET market consultation is aimed to these following goals:

— Find out whether technologies are commercially available and acquire information about the advantage and disadvantages and the level of coverage of the desired functionalities, in order to confirm the assumption for PCP.

— Enable and increase the opportunities for industry to form fit-for-purpose consortia.

— Identify market risks potentially able to endanger business goals and supplier performance.

Participants in the open market consultations are requested to provide information regarding commercialized products that can address the technical challenges described in section II.1.4 above and in the Technical Prospectous, published on the project website (

The open market consultation will provide you with an overview on the procurement objectives, the PCP process and main clauses. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions. Participation is voluntary without reimbursement of any cost.

The open market consultation will be organised in the form of public meetings, that will be held on:

— Spain, Madrid — 5.9.2017

Centro de Estudios y Experimentación de Obras Públicas (CEDEX), C/Alfonso XII, 3/5, Madrid, Spain.

— Italy, Livorno — 11.9.2017

Villa Letizia, Via dei Pensieri, 60, Livorno, Italy.

— Belgium, Brussels — 20.9.2017

Vivaqua- Boulevard de l'Impératrice 17/19, Bruxelles, Belgium.

— Hungary, Budapest — 27.9.2017

Budapest Waterworks, Váci út 23/27, H 1134, Budapest, Hungary.

The open market consultation will be held in English and Italian when it will be located in Italy / in English and Spanish when it will be located in Spain / in English when it will be located in Belgium and Hungary.

Please register for the open market consultation by 31.8.2017 (

A written contribution based on a questionnaire ( aimed to collect market information on innovative and commercialized solution could be provided by the 31.8.2017 by the participants to form the basis for more in-depth State-of-the-art analysis and to assure the confidentiality on the information and solutions presented.

All the information about the organisation of these events will be made available in due time on the project website ( and on the main local institutional websites. Information provided during the open market consultation and other background information will be published online in English.

Participants are not expected to submit tenders or proposals at this preliminary stage. The competitive phase of the SMART MET joint and cross-border public procurement procedure will be conducted separately with an open and advertised procurement procedure.

The market consultation does not lead to any obligations on the part of the contracting authorities involved in the SMART MET project or to any rights or privileges for the participants. You can participate in the call for tenders even if you didn't participate in the open market consultations. The contracting authorities involved in the SMART MET project are not legally bound in any way by the outcome of the market consultation.

No advantage or disadvantage will be given to any supplier / group of suppliers to the detriment of others during the market consultation and sub-sequent competitive procedure for the award of contracts procurement.

More information about the technology need and requirements are available here:

For any additional information please contact: Alessia Duso [] Viveracqua.