Diensten - 385929-2019

14/08/2019    S156

United Kingdom-Southampton: Unmanned aerial vehicles

2019/S 156-385929


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2019/S 130-319522)

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Maritime and Coastguard Agency
Postal address: 105 Commercial Road
Town: Southampton
Postal code: SO15 1EG
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: AviationPMO@mcga.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/maritime-and-coastguard-agency

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Drone Demonstration and Development Project

Reference number: TCA 3/7/1111
II.1.2)Main CPV code
35613000 Unmanned aerial vehicles
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The procurement of a drone demonstration and development contract will enable the MCA to assess the potential use of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to augment current and future aerial surveillance capability by reducing, enhancing or replacing existing delivery methods. It will seek to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of MCA operations whilst reducing the risk to MCA personnel.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2019/S 130-319522

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: I.3)
Place of text to be modified: Communication
Instead of:

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically via https://www.gov.uk/contracts-finder


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically via https://www.contractsfinder.service.gov.uk/Notice/884f0f85-8a05-487a-a4c9-ab9336abb6f2

VII.2)Other additional information:

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

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GO Reference: GO-201989-PRO-15230263