Services - 43485-2019

29/01/2019    S20    - - Services - Contract notice - Innovation partnership 

United Kingdom-London: Hydrogen

2019/S 020-043485

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET
United Kingdom
Contact person: Steve Loades
E-mail: hy4heat@arup.com
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.delta-esourcing.com

Address of the buyer profile: www.delta-esourcing.com

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Hydrogen./9HP62EEA5H
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: www.delta-esourcing.com
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Contractors for Smart Hydrogen Meter Development and Manufacture (Hy4Heat Work Package10)

Reference number: 1778/01/2019
II.1.2)Main CPV code
24111600
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

BEIS intends to appoint contractors to establish certified dual gas/hydrogen meters to provide critical evidence of end use application, safety and customer acceptability as part of demonstrating and de-risking the use of hydrogen for heating in UK homes and businesses.

This work is part of the Hy4Heat programme and will be managed and coordinated by Arup+, who have been appointed by BEIS as the programme management contractor for the Hy4Heat programme.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 3 000 000.00 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)
39341000
73000000
76000000
38432100
39721410
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

United Kingdom.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

BEIS intends to appoint contractors to establish certified dual gas/hydrogen meters to provide critical evidence of end use application, safety and customer acceptability as part of demonstrating and de-risking the use of hydrogen for heating in UK homes and businesses.

This work is part of the Hy4Heat programme and will be managed and coordinated by Arup+, who have been appointed by BEIS as the programme management contractor for the Hy4Heat programme.

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: 3 000 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 22
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Envisaged minimum number: 1
Maximum number: 6
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates:

Following shortlisting from he Standard Selection Questionnaire up to 6 suppliers will be invited to tender. BEIS then intends to appoint 3 suppliers to deliver this requirement.

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

Subject to future approvals, and successfully certified meters, approximately 2 000 meters in total may be purchased by BEIS from the 3 appointed contractors for the purposes of community trials (approximately up to an additional 800 000 GBP).

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
Innovation partnership
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
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: 26/02/2019
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: 22 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

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:

The Contracting Authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are Small or Medium Enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Hydrogen./9HP62EEA5H

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/9HP62EEA5H

GO Reference: GO-2019125-PRO-13945951

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET
United Kingdom
E-mail: hy4heat@arup.com
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:
25/01/2019