Services - 433796-2019

16/09/2019    S178    Services - Contract notice - Open procedure 

United Kingdom-Glasgow: Legal services

2019/S 178-433796

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Postal address: Inovo, 121 George Street
Town: Glasgow
NUTS code: UKC2 Northumberland and Tyne and Wear
Postal code: G1 1RD
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Sheena Thomson
E-mail: procurement@ore.catapult.org.uk
Telephone: +44 3330041418

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.ore.catapult.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.ore.catapult.org.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=50048f19-6cd4-e911-80fa-005056b64545
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=50048f19-6cd4-e911-80fa-005056b64545
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Offshore Renewable Energy Research and Development

Section II: Object

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

Legal Services Framework Agreement

Reference number: DN434971
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79100000 Legal services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The legal services required under this framework agreement include but shall not be limited to the following:

— construction and engineering,

— capital projects,

— property,

— environmental,

— planning and consenting,

— corporate tax,

— international (EU) law,

— commercial contracts,

— employment issues,

— pensions,

— intellectual property,

— other commercial matters,

— state aid and public procurement,

— due diligence,

— general corporate support.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 250 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKC2 Northumberland and Tyne and Wear
NUTS code: UKM8 West Central Scotland
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The legal services required under this framework agreement include but shall not be limited to the following:

— construction and engineering,

— capital projects,

— property,

— environmental,

— planning and consenting,

— corporate tax,

— international (EU) law,

— commercial contracts,

— employment issues,

— pensions,

— intellectual property,

— other commercial matters,

— state aid and public procurement,

— due diligence,

— general corporate support.

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: 250 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Contract awards made under the terms of this legal services framework agreement, may be co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

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
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

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
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 3
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years:

IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 23/10/2019
Local time: 12:00
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:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 23/10/2019
Local time: 12:05
Place:

ORE Catapult, Inovo, 121 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1RD, Scotland.

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

Tenders shall be opened by at least one member of the ORE catapult procurement team and verified/witnessed by at least 1 other ORE catapult employee.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Town: Blyth
Country: United Kingdom

Internet address: www.ore.catapult.org.uk

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
12/09/2019