Storitve - 329898-2021

01/07/2021    S125

Belgium-Brussels: Study to Assess and Analyse the Impact of eCommerce Driven Transport and Parcel Delivery on Air Pollution and CO2 Emissions

2021/S 125-329898

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (GROW), Directorate C: Investment (Unit C3: Public interest services, concessions)
Postal address: N105 07/025
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. Brussel-Hoofdstad
Postal code: B-1049
Country: Belgium
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
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

Study to Assess and Analyse the Impact of eCommerce Driven Transport and Parcel Delivery on Air Pollution and CO2 Emissions

Reference number: GROW/2020/OP/0022
II.1.2)Main CPV code
64000000 Postal and telecommunications services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Assess possible side effects of eCommerce driven parcel delivery and logistics and letter mail delivery on the environment, the level of emissions, road congestion and the associated costs. The findings of the study are important for future policy work in the field of postal services in the light of the Commission priority to move to a carbon neutral economy.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 244 600.00 EUR
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
64000000 Postal and telecommunications services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: BE1 Région de Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest
Main site or place of performance:

The place of performance of the tasks shall be the contractor's premises or any other place indicated in the tender, with the exception of the Commission's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Service contract for a study to assess and analyse the impact of eCommerce driven transport and parcel delivery on air pollution and CO2 emissions.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of the proposed methodology / Weighting: 60/100
Quality criterion - Name: Organisation of the work and resources / Weighting: 30/100
Quality criterion - Name: Quality control measures / Weighting: 10/100
Price - Weighting: 30 %
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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:

See internet address provided in section I.3) of the contract notice.

II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
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
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 165-399754
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 prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: SI2.1036710

Study to Assess and Analyse the Impact of eCommerce Driven Transport and Parcel Delivery on Air Pollution and CO2 Emissions

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 9
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Prognos AG
Postal address: Goethestraße 85
Town: Berlin
NUTS code: DE3 Berlin
Postal code: 10623
Country: Germany
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 250 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 244 600.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted
Value or proportion likely to be subcontracted to third parties
Proportion: 64 %

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Only electronic submission through e-Submission was possible for this call.

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
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 4303-2100
Internet address:
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff, or in the absence thereof, on the date on which it came to the knowledge. A complaint to the European Ombudsman does not have as an effect to suspend this period or to open a new period for lodging appeals.

See internet address provided in section I.3) of the contract notice.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: