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Supplies - 379542-2021

27/07/2021    S143

Netherlands-Utrecht: Unmanned underwater vehicles

2021/S 143-379542

Contract notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Stichting Nederlandse Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek Instituten (NWO-I)
National registration number: 111590197
Postal address: Winthontlaan 2
Town: Utrecht
NUTS code: NL Nederland
Postal code: 3526KV
Country: Netherlands
Contact person: Jan Bosschers
Telephone: +31 572362240
Internet address(es):
Main address:
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Research

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Delivery of 3 Autonomous Underwater Gliders for Marine Research

Reference number: 21-1050
II.1.2)Main CPV code
35512400 Unmanned underwater vehicles
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The contracting authority wants to purchase 3 autonomous deep-sea underwater gliders for marine research.

The contracting authority wishes to contract one contractor that will deliver the 3 gliders.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: NL Nederland
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

3 automonous underwater gliders for deep sea marine research.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
Quality criterion - Name: Matching with the desired specifications and options / Weighting: 25
Quality criterion - Name: Endurance and range / Weighting: 24
Quality criterion - Name: Flexibility of the platform in relation to adding or modifying sensors / Weighting: 11
Price - Weighting: 40
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in days: 14
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: yes
Description of options:

See tender documents.

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.1.1)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.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 30/09/2021
Local time: 12:00
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:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 30/09/2021
Local time: 12:05

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Rechtbank Noord-Holland
Postal address: Kruseman van Eltenweg 2
Town: Alkmaar
Postal code: 1817BC
Country: Netherlands
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: