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United Kingdom-Port Glasgow: Engineering support services
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.fergusonmarine.com
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA30427
Section II: Object
Tradesmen and Labour Resource
This framework agreement is for the supply of tradesmen and labour resource. The framework will be for a maximum period of 48 months.
The type of trades required includes:
— pipe fitters
— ship wrights
This list of trades is not exhaustive and FMPG may require other temporary staff.
— pipe fitters
— ship wrights
Within 3-6 months of the end of this framework.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Bidders must demonstrate a current ratio of 0.8 or greater. See question 4B.6 of the ESPD.
Current ratio will be calculated as follows: net current assets divided by net current liabilities.
There must be no qualification of contra-indication from any evidence provided in support of the bidders economic and financial standing.
In the event that the bidder does not meet the financial criteria for consideration but has a parent company that does, the tenderer may still be eligible for consideration where the Tender submission is supported by a Parent Company Guarantee.
It is a requirement of this framework that bidders hold or can commit to obtain prior to the commence of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and levels of insurance indicated below:
Employer's liability insurance in accordance with any legal obligation before in force.
Public liability insurance = GBP 1 Million. See question 4B.5.2 of the ESPD.
Professional indemnity insurance = GBP 1 Million. See question 4B.5.2 of the ESPD.
Bidders must provide a separate ESPD response from entities upon whose capability/capacity they rely on in order to meet any selection criteria including economic and financial standing.
Section IV: Procedure
An accelerated procedure is being used for this framework agreement to help eliminate the chance of any delays to hull numbers 801 and 802.
Section VI: Complementary information
Within 3-6 months before the end of this framework.
Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.
Award criteria questions can be found in the ITT together with the weightings.
Technical envelope — tenderers who provide a ‘No’ answer to questions 1.1 or 1.2 or fail to achieve a moderated average score of ‘2’ or more against questions 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8 and 1.9 will result in their tender not being considered further and will not be included in the price/quality ratio calculation.
Note: to register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=621418
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the postbox facility. A user guide is available at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
A subcontract clause has been included in this contract. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2363
Community benefits are included in this requirement. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2361
A summary of the expected community benefits has been provided as follows:
The contractor will be required, where practical, to:
— consider relevant opportunities for community benefits;
— consider opportunities for the involvement of SMEs and/or third sector organisations in delivery of this framework;
— provide assurance regarding workforce matters.
This may include schemes such as:
— providing training opportunities and support to achieve qualifications;
— supporting local communities e.g. sponsorship of local clubs, etc.;
— using social enterprises to support delivery of services.
Download the ESPD document here: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/ESPD/ESPD_Download.aspx?id=621418
Internet address: https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/the-courts/court-locations/greenock-sheriff-court-and-justice-of-the-peace-court