United Kingdom-Barrhead: Construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.barrheadha.org
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA14262
Section II: Object
The contract will involve the successful contractor undertaking medical adaptations and associated works within Barrhead Housing Association existing residential dwellings over a 4 year period from the commencement date. Currently, Barrhead Housing Association undertake and provide approximately thirty (30) adaptations to existing bathrooms annually to their customers who reside in Barrhead, Neilston, Thornliebank and Newton Mearns.
Individual orders will be issued for each adaptation required during the contract and bidders are advised that Barrhead Housing Association currently issue approximately sixty (60) — Seventy(70) oders per annum in relation to medical adaptation works. Individual orders may include full medical adaptation works to an existing bathroom or shower room, singular or multiple component works or trades.
Barrhead, Neiston, Newton Mearns and Thornliebank.
Barrhead Housing Association are seeking to establish a contract for the provision of medical adaptations to existing residential properties with a suitably experienced and qualified contractor. The contract is intended to commence in September 2019 and will operate for a maximum of 4 years (with the option for an extension of 1 further year) subject to satisfactory performance of the successful bidder which will be measured through key performance indicators. The contract will primarily be delivered in Barrhead, Neilston, Newton Mearns and Thornliebank, East Renfrewshire. The anticipated contract value is 70 000 GBP per annum (excluding VAT).
Interested parties are advised that a 'Meet the Buyer' event shall be held at the offices of Williamsburgh Housing Association, Paisley, at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday 25.4.2019. The event is free of charge and shall provide further information through an overview of Williamsburgh Housing Association's requirements and how to complete the tender documentation. The event will also provide an opportunity for interested parties to ask questions of the buyer face-to-face. The question and answer session will be recorded and will be made available as 'additional information' through the Public Contracts Scotland portal during the tender period. Places are limited and interested parties are restricted to a maximum of two delegates from their organisation. To record your interest, please email the names of your organisations delegates to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 17:00 BST on Wednesday 24.4.2019. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis and further information on the 'Meet the Buyer' event schedule will be issued to registered delegates in advance of 25.4.2019. In the event of over-subscription we may restrict attendance to a single delegate per organisation.
The contract may be extended by Barrhead Housing Association by 12 months (1 year).
Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
List and brief description of conditions:
Please refer to these statements when completing Section 4A of the ESPD Scotland.
4A.1 — If required by the member state, bidders are required to be enrolled in the relevant professional or trade registers within the country in which they are established.
4A.2 — Where it is required, within a bidder’s country of establishment they must confirm which authorisation or memberships of the relevant organisation(s) are required in order to perform this service. Bidders must confirm if they hold the particular authorisation or memberships.
Please refer to these statements when completing Section 4B of the ESPD (Scotland).
Question 4B.1.1 — Bidders will be required to have a minimum 'general' yearly turnover of 140 000 GBP for the last 2 years.
Question 4B.1.2 — Bidders will be required to have an average yearly turnover of a minimum of 140 000 GBP for the last 2 years.
Question 4B.3 — Where turnover information is not available for the time period requested, the bidder will be required to state the date which they were set up or started trading.
4B.5.1 and 4B.5.2 — It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and levels of insurances indicated below:
— employer's (compulsory) liability insurance: 5 000 000 GBP,
— public liability insurance: 5 000 000 GBP,
— contractors all risk insurance: 1 000 000 GBP.
4C.8.1 — Bidders will be required to confirm their average annual manpower for the last 3 years.
4C.8.2 — Bidders will be required to confirm their and the number of managerial staff for the last 3 years.
4C.9 — Bidders will be required to demonstrate that they have (or have access to) the relevant tools, plant or technical equipment to deliver the types of requirements detailed in II.2.4) in the OJEU Contract Notice or the relevant section of the Site Notice.
4C.10 — Bidders will be required to confirm whether they intend to subcontract and, if so, for what proportion of the contract. Minimum level(s) of standards required:
ESPD, Part C Technical and Professional Ability — Bidders responses to Part C of the ESPD will be limited to a maximum of 15 A4 single sided pages, excluding any certification that a Bidder submits in support of their response, which must be completed in English using Arial 11 font.
The performance of the successful bidder will be monitored through the key performance indicators described within Tender Document H 'Key Performance Indicators' attached to this Contract Notice. Where performance falls below the minimum acceptable level during the contract, the successful bidder will be required to produce a remedial plan for the approval of Barrhead Housing Association.
Failure to produce a remedial plan or implement an approved remedial plan will be deemed to be a breach of the contract, which may lead to the termination of the successful bidder's contract.
Section IV: Procedure
Barrhead Housing Association, 60-70 Main Street, Barrhead, Glasgow, G78 1SB.
The tender postbox will be opened by a BHA Board Member and 2 members of the BHA senior management team not earlier than the specified tender closing time and date.
Section VI: Complementary information
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: 2023 or 2024.
Part IV Section C 'Technical and Professional Ability' will be scored on a pass or fail basis using the following scoring methodology:
0 — Unacceptable. Nil or inadequate response. Fails to demonstrate an ability to meet the requirement. A tenderer which scores ‘0 — Unacceptable’ against any question may be disqualified.
1 — Poor. Response is partially relevant and poor. The response addresses some elements of the requirement but contains insufficient/limited detail or explanation to demonstrate how the requirement will be fulfilled.
2 — Acceptable. Response is relevant and acceptable. The response addresses a broad understanding of the requirement but may lack details on how the requirement will be fulfilled in certain areas.
3 — Good. Response is relevant and good. The response is sufficiently detailed to demonstrate a good understanding and provides details on how the requirements will be fulfilled.
4 — Very good. Response is largely relevant and very good. The response demonstrates a very good understanding of the requirements and provides adequate details on how the requirements will be fulfilled.
5 — Excellent. Response is completely relevant and excellent overall. The response is comprehensive, unambiguous and demonstrates a thorough understanding of the requirement and provides details of how the requirement will be met in full.
A tenderer will be required to achieve a minimum score of 3 against each question within Part C, i.e. a score of 3 or greater shall represent a pass whereas a score of 2 of lower will represent a Fail. Barrhead Housing Association will disregard, and not evaluate the remainder of a tenderers bid should the tenderer fail to achieve the minimum score of 3 (a pass) against any of the questions included with Part C. Part D — Quality Assurance Schemes and Environmental Management Standards. Please refer to tender document J 'Standardised Statements' when completing Part IV Section D 'Quality assurance schemes and environmental management standards'.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=580542
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=591303
Download the ESPD document here: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/ESPD/ESPD_Download.aspx?id=591303
Internet address: http://www.barrheadha.org