Services - 408158-2021

11/08/2021    S154

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Preliminary detailed study (Avant-projet détaillé - APD) and preparation of the enterprise consultation file (Dossier de consultation des entreprises - DCE) for the project to restore the Kalaa Sghira – Khazzazia – Kairouan (West section) rail link

2021/S 154-408158

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Investment Bank
Postal address: 98-100, boulevard Konrad Adenauer
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2950
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: eib-cpcm-procurement@eib.org
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://www.eib.org/en/about/procurement/technical-assistance.htm
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=9111
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Economic and financial affairs

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Preliminary detailed study (Avant-projet détaillé - APD) and preparation of the enterprise consultation file (Dossier de consultation des entreprises - DCE) for the project to restore the Kalaa Sghira – Khazzazia – Kairouan (West section) rail link

Reference number: AA-001170-001
II.1.2)Main CPV code
71241000 Feasibility study, advisory service, analysis
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

As part of the railway transport development programme included in the five-year plan for the Tunisian sector, this Technical Assistance (TA) will finance a team of experts to carry out design and engineering studies for the first phase of the restoration of line 11, connecting Kalâa Sghira to the city of Kasserine and to access routes to the city of Kairouan. This TA will include the update of a previous preliminary draft study (Avant-projet sommaire - APS) carried out in 2017, the development of the APD study (including the choice of the final scenario resulting from the APS, a feasibility study for a multimodal interchange hub around the train stations of Kairouan and Kalâa Sghira), and the preparation of tender documents (Dossier d'appel d'offres - DAO) for the infrastructure and superstructure works phase.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 1 000 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: TN Tunisia
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This technical assistance is for:

— the preparation of the preliminary detailed study (Avant-projet détaillé - APD) based on the updating, identification and final approval of the final scenario resulting from the preliminary draft study (Avant-projet sommaire - APS), established by the Tunisian authorities, and on the feasibility study of two multimodal interchange hubs around the train stations of Kairouan and Kalâa Sghira;

— the preparation of the tender documents (Dossier d'appel d'offres - DAO) for the infrastructure and superstructure works phase, as well as for the control of these works.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 1 000 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 18
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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:

Euro-Mediterranean Investment and Partnership Facility trust fund (FEMIP trust fund).

II.2.14)Additional information

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

This contract will be launched with a suspensive clause relating to the availability of funds and upon enactment of an amendment to the cooperation agreement between EIB and the Promoter as of 19.11.2020.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
List and brief description of conditions:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

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: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 30/09/2021
Local time: 23:59
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:
French
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 05/10/2021
Local time: 10:00
Place:

Luxembourg.

The date and time of the opening of tenders is provisional.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
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
Postal address: Rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GeneralCourt.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 43031
Fax: +352 43032100
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
04/08/2021