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Services - 321210-2017

16/08/2017    S155    European Commission - Services - Contract notice - Open procedure 

Italy-Ispra: Provision of temporary staff

2017/S 155-321210

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission
Postal address: CSM 1 05/P001
Town: Ispra VA
NUTS code: IT
Postal code: 21027
Country: Italy
Contact person: Office pour les infrastructures et la logistique — Bruxelles
E-mail: oib-marches-publics@ec.europa.eu
Telephone: +32 22986989
Fax: +32 22960570

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://ec.europa.eu

Address of the buyer profile: http://ec.europa.eu/oib/procurement_fr.htm

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://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=2806
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Provision of temporary staff.

Reference number: OIB.02/PO/2017/032/769.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79600000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

This contract involves the provision of temporary staff in order to deal with the shortage of staff in administration, the crèche, day nursery and canteen on the Ispra site. The intention is to call upon temporary staff at 'employee' level for the early childhood assistance service and services in administration, as well to call upon temporary workers to carry out 'worker'-grade tasks for the catering service.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 2 600 000.00 EUR
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)
79620000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: ITC41
Main site or place of performance:

Ispra (Varese), Italy.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

See description in point II.1.4 above.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
Price
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 2 600 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
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: yes
Identification of the project: administrative credits of the European Union.
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
List and brief description of conditions:

— the tenderer shall enclose with his tender all the documents and information required in point III.1 'Conditions for participation' of this notice and listed in Annex I 'Checklist of documents to be completed and provided' to the specifications,

— the tenderer shall enclose a duly signed and dated solemn declaration stating that he is not in any of the situations which would exclude him from participating in a contract awarded by the European Union. The solemn declaration must take the form of the template published on the following page, in its entirety: http://ec.europa.eu/oib/procurement_fr.cfm

NB: the successful tenderer must, on pain of exclusion, provide the following documentary evidence in support of the solemn declaration prior to signature of the contract.

NB: if groupings are awarded the contract, they must provide the solemn declaration along with the supporting documents and information for each individual member.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
List and brief description of selection criteria:

the tenderer must provide:

— copy of the financial statements (balance sheets and operating accounts) for the past 3 financial years, showing the annual pre-tax profit. If, for a valid reason, the tenderer is unable to provide them, he must enclose a statement as to annual pre-tax profits for the past 3 years. If the financial statements or the declaration show an average loss over the past 3 years, the tenderer must furnish another document as proof of his financial and economic capacity, such as the appropriate guarantee from a third party (e.g. the parent company), statements from auditors, chartered accountants or equivalent,

— statement as to overall annual turnover during the past 3 financial years,

— statement as to specific annual turnover related to this contract, realised during the past 3 financial years.

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:

to be selected, the tenderer must provide proof of an average specific annual turnover for the past 3 financial years of at least 500 000 EUR.

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
List and brief description of selection criteria:

information and formalities necessary for evaluating whether requirements have been met:

— proof of entry on the professional and companies register (CCIAA), in accordance with provisions in the State where the tenderer is established,

— proven experience of 3 or more years in the provision of temporary staff sector. To this end, the tenderer must provide proof in the form of a list of the main services provided in the field of activity covered by this contract,

— proof that the tenderer has quality management certification in compliance with European standard ISO EN 9001:2008 or equivalent.

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:

concerning the 3 years' experience criterion, to be selected, the tenderer must prove that he has provided temporary staff for a minimum of 20 000 hours on average per year over the past 3 years, and provide 3 references per year.

III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
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
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with a single operator
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: yes
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: 10/10/2017
Local time: 17:30
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:
Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Estonian, Finnish, French, Irish, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Maltese, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 17/10/2017
Local time: 10:00
Place:

tenders will be opened at the following address: l'Office pour les infrastructures et la logistique — Bruxelles (OIB), bâtiment CSM1, cours Saint-Michel 23 (entrée côté rue Père de Deken 23), 1040 Bruxelles, BELGIUM.

The opening will be retransmitted via videoconference to the Ispra Joint Research Centre at the following address: via E. Fermi 2749 (bât. 66 — TP 660), 21027 Ispra VA, ITALY.

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

1 duly authorised representative per tenderer may attend the opening of tenders (a passport or identity card must be presented), either in Brussels or Ispra. Tenderers wishing to attend must inform Unit OIB.02.002, in writing (see address details given in point I.1), no later than 2 working days prior to the opening session.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: yes
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:

1) The specifications and additional documents (including questions and answers) will be available at the following web address: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=2806

Interested parties are invited to register via the website. They will then be notified by the online public procurement system of any updates available for this invitation to tender. Parties not registered on the site are requested to consult it regularly. The Commission cannot be held responsible should tenderers not be aware of any additional information on this invitation to tender given on this website.

The website will be updated regularly; it is the responsibility of tenderers to check for any updates and modifications during the tendering period.

Additional information on contract terms, contract renewals, conditions for participation, etc. can be found in the specifications available on the aforementioned website. No paper version will be issued. EMAS-certified since 2005, the OIB adopts an environmentally friendly attitude. EMAS is the eco-management and audit scheme, the EU voluntary instrument used by organisations to improve their environmental performance.

2) During the 3 years following conclusion of the initial contract, the contracting authority will be able to use the negotiated procedure, without prior publication of a contract notice for new services involving the repetition of similar services assigned to the party awarded this contract by the contracting authority.

3) For further information on participating in invitations to tender and on the sequence of procedures for public procurement at the OIB, please consult the 'Guide for tenderers' and the brochure 'Doing business with the European Commission', accessible via the link: http://ec.europa.eu/oib/procurement_fr.cfm

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court of the European Union
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GeneralCourt.registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 43031
Fax: +352 43032100

Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu

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

within 2 months of the plaintiff being notified or, failing this, of the date on which it became known to them. A complaint made to the European Ombudsman neither suspends this period nor opens a new period for lodging appeals.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
04/08/2017