Belgium-Brussels: Technical Assessment of Transport Fuel Quality Parameters
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/clima/tenders/index_en.htm
Section II: Object
Technical Assessment of Transport Fuel Quality Parameters
The Fuel Quality Directive (‘FQD’, Directive 98/70/EC) aims to ensure a high level of environmental and health protection in relation to fuel used in road transport as well as non-road mobile machinery by reducing pollution from the transport sector, and enhancing air quality. It also aims to enhance the functioning of the single market for transport fuels and vehicles by setting minimum standards for the quality of transport fuels and ensuring the technical compatibility of such fuel with internal combustion engines and after-treatments. The study should identify Options for improving relevant provisions in the FQD, in particular in view of the linkages to RED II.
Single contract of 12 months.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please refer to procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
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Section VI: Complementary information
In line with Annex I, Article 11.1 (e) and (f) of the Financial Regulation No 2018/1046 of 18.7.2018, 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 Annex I, Article 11.4.
Tender 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.
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Within 2 months of the notification of the award decision you may lodge an appeal to the body referred to in VI.4.1.