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08/11/2014    S216    European Parliament - Supplies - Contract notice - Open procedure 

Belgium-Brussels: Invitation to tender No 06B30/2014/M061 — Purchase of 50 mobile aluminium filing cabinets

2014/S 216-381651

Contract notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Official name: European Parliament
Postal address: rue Wiertz 60
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1047
Country: Belgium
For the attention of: Contracts and Procurement Unit
E-mail: inlo.ao-bru@ep.europa.eu

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://europarl.europa.eu

Electronic access to information: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=661

Further information can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Invitation to tender No 06B30/2014/M061 — Purchase of 50 mobile aluminium filing cabinets.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Supplies
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Brussels.
NUTS code
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The contract is for the purchase of 50 mobile aluminium filing cabinets.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

39132100

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.1.8)Lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.9)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
in days: 80 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
The European Parliament will have 30 calendar days in which to pay the sums owed. Payments are considered made on the date on which the European Parliament's account is debited.
Requests for payment will be drawn up by the contractor as follows:
to be valid, the contractor's request for payment of the balance must be accompanied by:
— copy of the final acceptance certificate,
— corresponding invoices giving the contract reference number.
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
Participation in the invitation to tender procedure is open on equal terms to all natural persons, legal entities and public bodies who fall within the scope of the treaties — particularly those parties from a Member State of the European Union — and to all natural persons, legal entities and public bodies of non-member countries which have entered into a special agreement with the European Union in the public procurement field, under the conditions laid down by this agreement.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: candidates shall be excluded from this procedure or from being awarded the contract if they are in any of the situations listed in Articles 106 and 107 of the Financial Regulation.
Reminder of the exclusion criteria — Articles 106 and 107 of the Financial Regulation:
* Article 106:
1. candidates or tenderers shall be excluded from participation in procurement procedures if:
(a) they are bankrupt or being wound up, are having their affairs administered by the courts, have entered into an arrangement with creditors, have suspended business activities, are the subject of proceedings concerning those matters, or are in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure provided for in national legislation or regulations;
(b) they or persons having powers of representation, decision making or control over them have been convicted of an offence concerning their professional conduct by a judgment of a competent authority of a Member State which has the force of 'res judicata';
(c) they have been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contracting authority can justify including by decisions of the EIB and international organisations;
(d) they are not in compliance with their obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions or the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which they are established or with those of the country of the contracting authority or those of the country where the contract is to be performed;
(e) they or persons having powers of representation, decision making or control over them have been the subject of a judgment which has the force of 'res judicata' for fraud, corruption, involvement in a criminal organisation, money laundering or any other illegal activity, where such illegal activity is detrimental to the Union's financial interests;
(f) they are subject to an administrative penalty referred to in Article 109(1).
Points (a)–(d) of the first subparagraph shall not apply in the case of the purchase of supplies on particularly advantageous terms from a supplier which is definitively winding up its business activities or from the receivers or liquidators of a bankruptcy, through an arrangement with creditors, or through a similar procedure under national law.
Points (b) and (e) of the first subparagraph shall not apply where the candidates or tenderers can demonstrate that adequate measures have been adopted against the persons having powers of representation, decision making or control over them, who are subject to a judgment as referred to in points (b) or (e) of the first subparagraph.
(...)
* Article 107:
1. a contract shall not be awarded to candidates or tenderers who, at the time of the procurement procedure for that contract:
(a) are subject to a conflict of interests;
(b) are guilty of misrepresenting the information required by the contracting authority as a condition of participation in the procurement procedure or fail to supply that information;
(c) find themselves in one of the situations of exclusion, referred to in Article 106(1), for the procurement procedure.
(…)
Tenderers must submit the supporting documents required under the provisions of the specifications.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: tenderers must submit the supporting documents required under the provisions of the specifications.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: tenderers' economic and financial capacity will be assessed according to the following criterion:
— minimum annual turnover of 300 000 EUR in the field covered by the contract to be awarded, during the past 2 financial years for which accounts have been closed.
III.2.3)Technical capacity
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
tenderers must submit the supporting documents required under the provisions of the specifications.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
the candidate must have sufficient technical and professional capacity to perform the contract in compliance with the contractual provisions and taking account of its value and scope.
The European Parliament particularly requires tenderers to have the following technical and professional capacity:
— tenderers must provide proof that, during the year preceding the date of publication of the contract notice, they carried out/delivered on 1 or more contracts or purchase orders for the supply of at least 10 mechanically welded aluminium sets, for all contracts or purchase orders.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
Lowest price
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:

"Appel d'offres no 06B30/2014/M061".

IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
no
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 25.11.2014
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
22.12.2014 - 17:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Any EU official language
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
in days: 180 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 6.1.2015 - 09:30

Place:

rue Montoyer 70, Brussels, BELGIUM.

Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: 1 representative per tenderer.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Additional information

The invitation to tender documents (specifications) can be downloaded from the site: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu

VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
29.10.2014