Services - 433796-2019

16/09/2019    S178

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.2.3)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.2.13)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 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.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
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.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.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
12/09/2019