Services - 314966-2020

06/07/2020    S128

United Kingdom-Warrington: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services other than for construction

2020/S 128-314966

Contract award notice – utilities

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: United Utilities Water Ltd
National registration number: 02366678
Postal address: Lingley Mere Business Park
Town: Warrington
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: WA5 3LP
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Jaime Sheldon
E-mail: jaime.sheldon@uuplc.co.uk
Telephone: +44 1925678021

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.unitedutilities.com

Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/43984

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.6)Main activity
Water

Section II: Object

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

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Environmental Assessments

II.1.2)Main CPV code
90711400 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services other than for construction
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The company holds licences to provide water and wastewater services to a population of approximately seven million people and businesses in the North West of England.

The environmental assessments framework covers services across the business, advising against business objectives and supporting the acquisition of environmental consents from statutory environmental consultees and planning authorities.

Framework agreements have been awarded for the following:

Lot 1: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

Lot 2: Habitats Regulations Assessment (of plans and projects) (HRA)

Lot 3: Drought Permit/Order Environmental Assessments

Lot 4: Water Framework Directive assessments

Lot 5: Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
71313440 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services for construction
90700000 Environmental services
90710000 Environmental management
90712000 Environmental planning
90712400 Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Environmental impact assessments as well as assessments to support EIAs (e.g. flood risk, socio-economics, landscape, ecology, noise, etc.).

II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 5 up to a maximum of 8.

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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA)

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
90700000 Environmental services
90710000 Environmental management
90712000 Environmental planning
90712400 Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services
71420000 Landscape architectural services
71313440 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services for construction
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Habitats Regulations Assessment in support of strategic plans (Water Resource Management Plan (WRMP), Drought Plan) and of projects (e.g. capital projects, WINEP flow change studies).

II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 5 up to a maximum of 8.

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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Drought Permit/Order Environmental Assessments

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
90700000 Environmental services
90710000 Environmental management
90712000 Environmental planning
90712400 Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services
71354500 Marine survey services
71313440 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services for construction
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Environmental Assessment Reports (EARs) prepared to Environment Agency Guidance in support of drought permits/orders. This may include field surveys and preparation of application ready documents in the event of a drought.

II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 5 up to a maximum of 8.

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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Water Framework Directive Assessments

Lot No: 4
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
90700000 Environmental services
90710000 Environmental management
90712000 Environmental planning
90712400 Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services
71354500 Marine survey services
71313440 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services for construction
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Water Framework Directive assessments in support of WRMP, capital projects and Water Industry National Environment Programme investigations.

II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 5 up to a maximum of 8.

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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)

Lot No: 5
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
90700000 Environmental services
90712000 Environmental planning
90710000 Environmental management
90712400 Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services
71354500 Marine survey services
71313440 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services for construction
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Strategic Environmental Assessment of WRMP and drought plan.

II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 5 up to a maximum of 8.

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 IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Negotiated procedure with prior call for competition
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 125-306997
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 periodic indicative notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 1
Lot No: 2, 3 & 4
Title:

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Provision of Environmental Assessments

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
14/05/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 10
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 10
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: APEM Ltd
National registration number: 02530851
Postal address: Riverview, A17 Embankment Business Park, Heaton Mersey
Town: Stockport
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: SK4 3GN
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: tenders@apemltd.co.uk
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
V.2.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 2
Lot No: 1, 2, 3 & 4
Title:

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Provision of Environmental Assessments

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
14/05/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 10
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 10
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Atkins Ltd
National registration number: 688424
Postal address: Woodcote Grove, Ashley Road
Town: Epsom
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: KT18 5BW
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: andy.harford@atkinsglobal.com
Telephone: +44 1925238360
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
V.2.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 3
Lot No: 5
Title:

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Provision of Environmental Assessments

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
01/07/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 10
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 10
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Jacobs Engineering U.K. Ltd
National registration number: 624 298920
Postal address: 1180 Eskdale Road
Town: Winnersh
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: RG41 5TU
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: shervin.tabatabai@jacobs.com
Telephone: +44 1612356230
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
V.2.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 4
Lot No: 3, 4 & 5
Title:

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Provision of Environmental Assessments

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
14/05/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 10
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 10
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Ricardo-AEA Ltd
National registration number: GB641930839
Postal address: Gemini Building, Harwell, Didcot
Town: Oxford
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: OX11 0RA
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: salessupportteam@ricardo.com
Telephone: +44 08701906098
Fax: +44 08701906318

Internet address: http://www.ricardo-aea.com

The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
V.2.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 5
Lot No: 2 & 5
Title:

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Provision of Environmental Assessments

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
12/05/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 10
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 10
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Wood Environment and Infrastructure Solutions UK Limited
National registration number: GB163 270774
Postal address: Booths Park, Chelford Road
Town: Knutsford
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: WA16 8QZ
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: michael.barton1@woodplc.com
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
V.2.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 6
Lot No: 1
Title:

PRO004263-Services-Framework-Provision of Environmental Assessments

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
22/05/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 10
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 10
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: WSP UK Ltd
National registration number: 01383511
Postal address: WSP House, 70 Chancery Lane
Town: London
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Postal code: WC2A 1AF
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: UKProposalsNational@wspgroup.com
Telephone: +44 2073145000

Internet address: http://www.wsp-pb.co.uk

The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
V.2.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: High Court of England and Wales
Postal address: City of Westminster
Town: London
Country: 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:
02/07/2020