Supplies - 348537-2022

29/06/2022    S123

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Acquisition, Delivery, Installation and Hardware and Software Maintenance of Supercomputer MareNostrum 5 for Hosting Entity Barcelona Supercomputer Center

2022/S 123-348537

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Supplies

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

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU)
Postal address: Drosbach building (DRB), Wing E, 1st Floor, 12E, rue Guillaume Kroll
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2920
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: info@eurohpc-ju.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://eurohpc-ju.europa.eu
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:

Acquisition, Delivery, Installation and Hardware and Software Maintenance of Supercomputer MareNostrum 5 for Hosting Entity Barcelona Supercomputer Center

Reference number: EUROHPC/LUX/2021/OP/0001
II.1.2)Main CPV code
30211100 Super computer
II.1.3)Type of contract
Supplies
II.1.4)Short description:

Acquisition, delivery, installation and hardware and software maintenance of supercomputer MareNostrum 5 for Hosting Entity Barcelona Supercomputer Center.

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: 151 410 000.00 EUR
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
30211100 Super computer
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: ES511 Barcelona
Main site or place of performance:

Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Barcelona, SPAIN.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Acquisition, delivery, installation and hardware and software maintenance of supercomputer MareNostrum 5 for Hosting Entity Barcelona Supercomputer Center.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical value of the system design / Weighting: 50
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of services / Weighting: 10
Quality criterion - Name: EU added value / Weighting: 15
Cost criterion - Name: Cost performance analysis based on the performance evaluation and the TCO evaluation / Weighting: 45
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:

Horizon 2020 / Connecting Europe Facility

II.2.14)Additional information

See internet address provided in Section I.3).

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
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: 2021/S 235-615232
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: LC-01882604
Title:

Acquisition, Delivery, Installation and Hardware and Software Maintenance of Supercomputer MareNostrum 5 for Hosting Entity Barcelona Supercomputer Center

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
16/06/2022
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: BULL SAS
National registration number: 642 058 739 R.C.S Versailles
Postal address: Rue Jean Jaurès
Town: Les Clayes-sous-Bois
NUTS code: FR103 Yvelines
Postal code: 78340
Country: France
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 151 400 000.00 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: 59 %

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

See internet address provided in Section I.3).

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: L-2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GC.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 4303-2100
Internet address: https://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

You may submit any observations concerning the award procedure to the contracting authority indicated under Heading I.1).

If you believe that there was maladministration, you may lodge a complaint to the European Ombudsman within two years of the date when you became aware of the facts on which the complaint is based (see http://www.ombudsman.europa.eu). Such complaint does not have as an effect either to suspend the time-limit to launch an appeal or to open a new period for lodging an appeal.

Within two months of the notification of the award decision you may lodge an appeal to the body referred to in VI.4.1).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
22/06/2022