Works - 236102-2020

20/05/2020    S98    Works - Contract award notice - Restricted procedure 

United Kingdom-Durham: Construction work

2020/S 098-236102

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Works

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Durham County Council
Postal address: Corporate Procurement, County Hall, Durham
Town: Durham
NUTS code: UKC14 Durham CC
Postal code: DH1 5UL
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Steven Saville
E-mail: steven.saville@durham.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.durham.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: www.nepo.org

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Framework Contract for Provision of Civil and Geotechnical Engineering Investigation and Material Testing

Reference number: DN444391
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45000000 Construction work
II.1.3)Type of contract
Works
II.1.4)Short description:

This is a framework contract to provide civil and geotechnical engineering investigation and material testing.

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: 10 000 000.00 GBP
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKC NORTH EAST (ENGLAND)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This is a framework contract to provide civil and geotechnical engineering investigation and material testing.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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

Please download documents from www.nepo.org using reference number DN444391

Do not contact the buyer directly.

A complete list of permissible users is shown on the NEPO website below:

https://www.nepo.org/associate-membership/permissible-users

Organisations wishing to access the NEPO agreement will be required to register as a NEPO Associate Member in the first instance.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2019/S 211-514773
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: DN444391
Title:

Framework Contract for Provision of Civil and Geotechnical Engineering Investigation and Material Testing

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
15/05/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 3
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: 3
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Solmek Ltd
Town: Stockton-on-Tees
NUTS code: UKC11 Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Ian Farmer Associates (1998) Ltd
Town: Washington
NUTS code: UKC23 Sunderland
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Dunelm Geotechnical and Environmental Ltd
Town: Durham
NUTS code: UKC14 Durham CC
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 10 000 000.00 GBP
Total value of the contract/lot: 10 000 000.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted
Value or proportion likely to be subcontracted to third parties
Value excluding VAT: 1 000 000.00 GBP
Proportion: 10 %
Short description of the part of the contract to be subcontracted:

Pavement testing service

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: The High Court of England and Wales
Postal address: 7 Rolls Buildings, Fetter Lane
Town: London
Postal code: EC4A 1NL
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: tcc.issue@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Internet address: www.judiciary.gov.uk

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

The contracting authority incorporated a standstill period at the point information of the award of the contract was communicated to bidders. That notification provided full information on the award decision. The standstill period which was for a minimum of 10 calendar days, provided time for the unsuccessful bidder to challenge the award decision before the contract is entered into. The Public Regulations 2015 provide the aggrieved parties who have been harmed or at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court(England,Wales and Northern Ireland).

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
18/05/2020