Belgium-Brussels: Assistance Mechanism for Investment in the Blue Economy
Notice for changes or additional information
(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2018/S 151-346185)
Section I: Contracting authority/entity
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/EASME
Address of the buyer profile: https://ec.europa.eu/easme/en
Section II: Object
Assistance Mechanism for Investment in the Blue Economy
This is a call for tenders, in a form of an open procedure, launched with a view to establish an assistance mechanism for investment in the blue economy, to be branded as “Blue Economy Assistance Platform”, with a view to facilitating access to investment for maritime ventures.
The purpose of this call for tenders is to select a service provider to set up and operate an “Assistance Mechanism (AM)” that will support access to finance for SMEs, start-ups, early stage businesses and scale-ups in the blue economy.
The goal of these services is to select ventures/companies in order to increase their level of investment readiness, and ultimately facilitate investment in these ventures/companies by private and/or public investors.
Tasks to be carried out by the contractor are further detailed in the tender specifications in section 1.
Section VI: Complementary information
Section VII: Changes
The tender specifications have been amended — Pages 10, 17, 19, 21, 22, 23. Please see the amended tender specifications in e-tendering under “Document Library”.
The draft service contract, in particular article 1.5.2 on interim payments, has been amended. Please see the amended draft service contract in e-tendering under “Document Library”.