Belgium-Brussels: Service contract for supporting EU butterfly monitoring and indicators
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/funding/calls_en.htm
Section II: Object
Service contract for supporting EU butterfly monitoring and indicators
Technical support to the commission for the establishment of a representative butterfly monitoring network across the union in order to develop a suite of butterfly indicators to contribute to the improvement of the targeting and efficiency of conservation measures under the Council Directive 92/43/EEC and also to inform the biodiversity impact of European sectoral and land use policies. More specifically, the project will seek to produce policy-relevant butterfly indicators for a range of habitats, analyse results and disseminate findings to policy makers and the public; to develop a unified, sustainable and cost-effective European Butterfly Monitoring Network based on trained volunteer recorders; and to construct a unified, high-quality butterfly database and automated data entry system for the indicators.
Open call for tender: service. Single contract of 24 months (total budget 800 000 EUR).
This was previously published in the PIN OJ S 056-123139 of 21/03/2018 with the title “Pilot Project - EU butterfly monitoring and indicators” with an amount of 800 000 EUR.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please refer to procurement documents (see point 1.1 and 1.7 of tender specifications).
Section IV: Procedure
Avenue de Beaulieu 5, B - 1160 Brussels, Salle D
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Section VI: Complementary information
In line with Article 134.1.e) of the rules of application to the financial Regulation nº 2015/1929 of 30.10.2015, during the 3 years following conclusion of the original contract, the contracting authority will be able to use the negotiated procedure for additional services (without prior publication of a contract notice) for new services or works consisting in the repetition of similar services or works entrusted to the economic operator to which the same contracting authority awarded an original contract, provided that these services or works are in conformity with a basic project for which the original contract was awarded after publication of a contract notice, subject to the conditions set out in paragraph 4 of Article 134.
Procurement documents will be available for download at the address indicated under Heading I.3. The website will be updated regularly and it is the tenderers' responsibility to check for updates and modifications during the tendering period.
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:
You may submit any observations concerning the award procedure to the contracting authority indicated under Heading I.1.
If you believe that there was maladministration, you may lodge a complaint to the European Ombudsman within 2 years of the date when you became aware of the facts on which the complaint is based (see http:// www.ombudsman.europa.eu ). Such complaint does not have as an effect either to suspend the time-limit to launch an appeal or to open a new period for lodging an appeal.
Within 2 months of the notification of the award decision you may lodge an appeal to the body referred to in VI.4.1.