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Belgium-Brussels: Study on identification of the market of radio equipment operating in licence-exempt frequency bands to assess medium and long-term spectrum usage densities — SMART 2014/0012

2014/S 236-414245

Contract award notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Official name: European Commission, DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology, Directorate B — Electronic Communications Networks and Services
Postal address: Office: BU33 07/005
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
For the attention of: Mr Andreas Geiss
E-mail: andreas.geiss@ec.europa.eu

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/connect/index_en.htm

Address of the buyer profile: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-agenda/en/newsroom/all/1374

Electronic access to information: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=520

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.3)Main activity
Other: Communications networks, content and technology.
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
Study on identification of the market of radio equipment operating in licence-exempt frequency bands to assess medium and long-term spectrum usage densities — SMART 2014/0012.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Services
Service category No 11: Management consulting services [6] and related services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Contractor's premises.
NUTS code
II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The contract will support spectrum inventory in licence-exempt bands within the range from 400 MHz to 6 GHz. The main goal is to understand the European market for radio equipment using licence-exempt spectrum and the density of usage of these frequency bands. The contractor will make a comparison between the European and US radio equipment markets and underlying spectrum allocation policies.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79419000 Evaluation consultancy services, 79310000 Market research services, 73200000 Research and development consultancy services

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 149 150 EUR
Excluding VAT

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Understanding of the tasks required. Weighting 30
2. Technical quality of the tender. Weighting 50
3. Organisation of work. Weighting 20
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
SMART 2014/0012.
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Prior information notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2013/S 252-441252 of 31.12.2013

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2014/S 114-199808 of 17.6.2014

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 30-CE-0673565/00-68
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
26.11.2014
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 6
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Official name: Tech4i2 Limited (lead partner) with Real Wireless Limited (partner)
Postal address: Dock, 75 Exploration Drive
Town: Leicester
Postal code: LE4 5NU
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: pdfoley@tech4i2.com
Telephone: +44 7796174330
Internet address: http://www.tech4i2.com

V.4)Information on value of contract
Total final value of the contract:
Value: 149 150 EUR
Excluding VAT
If annual or monthly value:
Number of months: 12
V.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: yes
Value or proportion of the contract likely to be sub-contracted to third parties:
Proportion: 16 %

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): Electronic communication policy.
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Official name: General Court
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: generalcourt.registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 4303-2100
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu

VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: Within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff, or, in absence thereof, of the day on which it came to the knowledge of the plaintiff. A complaint to the European Ombudsman does not have as an effect either to suspend this period or to open a new period for lodging appeals.
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

Official name: European Commission, DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology, Directorate B: Electronic Communications Networks and Services, Unit B4: Spectrum, attention: Mr Andreas Geiss
Postal address: Office: BU33 07/005
Town: Brussels
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
E-mail: andreas.geiss@ec.europa.eu
Internet address: http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/connect/index_en.htm

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:
26.11.2014