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Works - 395411-2021

03/08/2021    S148

United Kingdom-Dundee: Petrol/gas stations construction work

2021/S 148-395411

Concession award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/23/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc Ltd (MSIP Ltd)
National registration number: SC631736
Postal address: Baldovie Road
Town: Dundee
NUTS code: UKM71 Angus and Dundee City
Postal code: DD4 8UQ
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Audrey Ashforth
Telephone: +44 7890251123
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Property

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Concession notice for the hydrogen refueling station at Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc

Reference number: MSIP_HRS1
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45223720 Petrol/gas stations construction work
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc ltd is joint venture between Michelin, Scottish Enterprise and Dundee City Council. It was formed to drive growth and diversity in the Scottish economy focused on sustainable mobility and low carbon energy.

The Dundee Hydrogen Bus Deployment Project is being delivered to enable the growth in hydrogen mobility in the region, commencing with hydrogen buses and the hydrogen refuelling infrastructure.

Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc is seeking to procure a specialist company to:

- design, build, commission, maintain and operate a Hydrogen Refuelling Station on the Parc

- to generate and supply green hydrogen for a minimum of 12 hydrogen fuel cell electric buses and any additional clients within the period of the contract

- to provide a capital contribution for the installation and operations to enable hydrogen supply by early 2022

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 8 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This concession is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
09120000 Gaseous fuels
24111600 Hydrogen
63121110 Gas storage services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM71 Angus and Dundee City
Main site or place of performance:

Dundee - Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The principal objective of this procurement is to appoint a single Contractor to provide the following works to Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc in relation to a Concession Agreement for the production and delivery of green hydrogen as laid out below:

- Design, manufacture, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance over a period to be determined, but estimated to be in the region of 7 years:

- Electrolysis or an equivalent clean technology as the means of green hydrogen generation

- Gas compression and storage, optimising use of on-site generation of renewable energy

- Dispensing and payment services

- The station is to be designed to have sufficient generation capacity to supply the requirements of the proposed Dundee Hydrogen Bus Deployment Project, whilst retaining sufficient surplus capacity to accommodate an additional requirement from a range of vehicles/clients (estimated capacity of c.500kg).

- Future scalability of refuelling to meet demand and connection types should be considered.

- The electrolysis is expected to utilise the output of the two on-site wind turbines and potential solar array.

- The hydrogen refuelling station is to be part-funded through a combination of Public Sector capital grants from Dundee City Council and Transport Scotland, and a capital contribution from the successful bidder.

- The supply of hydrogen for the buses within the Dundee Hydrogen Bus Deployment Project will be at an agreed price per kg

Further description is presented in the Call for Applications Document.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Concession is awarded on the basis of the criteria described below:
  • Criterion: Quality 60%
  • Criterion: Price 40%
II.2.7)Duration of the concession
Duration in months: 84
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:

FCH JU JIVE2 Dundee Hydrogen Bus Deployment Project

II.2.14)Additional information

Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 40 of the Concession Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2016.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Form of procedure
Award procedure with prior publication of a concession notice
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 229-565727

Section V: Award of concession

A concession/lot is awarded: no
V.1)Information on non-award
The concession/lot is not awarded
Other reasons (discontinuation of procedure)

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

This is a call for applications to participate in a procurement.

To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at

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

(SC Ref:662208)

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Edinburgh Sheriff Court
Postal address: Sheriff Court House, 27 Chambers Street
Town: Edinburgh
Postal code: EH1 1LB
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1312252525
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: