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Supplies - 249880-2018

12/06/2018    S110    - - Supplies - Contract notice - Open procedure 

United Kingdom-Potters Bar: Research and development services and related consultancy services

2018/S 110-249880

Contract notice

Supplies

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Blanche Lane, South Mimms
Potters Bar
EN 63QG
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1707641000
E-mail: purchasing@nibsc.org
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://mhra.bravosolution.co.uk/web_mhra/login.html

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://mhra.bravosolution.co.uk/web_mhra/login.html
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://mhra.bravosolution.co.uk/web_mhra/login.html
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
National or federal agency/office
I.5)Main activity
Health

Section II: Object

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

Bulk buying of cell lines

II.1.2)Main CPV code
73000000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Supplies
II.1.4)Short description:

The agency is looking to purchase a contract for the bulk culture of cell lines.

Typically, we expect to require the bulk culture of 2 cell lines per year to about 1 x 1010 cells each, with cell pellets provided at typically 1 x 108 cells, twice washed in PBS and snap-frozen in 50 ml centrifuge tubes before storage at -80º C. Cells will typically be harvested at the end-point of cell cultures. Cell pellets will be sent to NIBSC on dry ice.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The agency is looking to purchase a contract for the bulk culture of cell lines.

Typically, we expect to require the bulk culture of 2 cell lines per year to about 1 x 1010 cells each, with cell pellets provided at typically 1 x 108 cells, twice washed in PBS and snap-frozen in 50 ml centrifuge tubes before storage at -80º C. Cells will typically be harvested at the end-point of cell cultures. Cell pellets will be sent to NIBSC on dry ice.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/08/2018
End: 31/07/2022
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
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
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 06/07/2018
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 06/07/2018
Local time: 14:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Potters Bar
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
08/06/2018