Works - 456771-2015

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26/12/2015    S250

United Kingdom-Downpatrick: Construction work for highways, roads

2015/S 250-456771

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Official name: Department for Regional Development
Postal address: TransportNI, Procurement Branch, Rathkeltair House
Town: Downpatrick
Postal code: BT30 6AJ
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Roisin Wilson

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Electronic access to information:

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
I.3)Main activity
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.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Belfast Rapid Transit Phase 2 Stewartstown Road (Finaghy Road North to Michael Ferguson Roundabout).
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

NUTS code UKN03 East of Northern Ireland

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)
Construction work for highways, roads. Road construction works. Roadworks. Engineering works and construction works. All permanent and temporary works associated with carriageway widening along the Stewartstown Road between Finaghy Road North and Michael Ferguson Roundabout to facilitate implementation of the Westway Belfast Rapid Transit Network.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

45233100 Construction work for highways, roads, 45233120 Road construction works, 45233140 Roadworks, 45220000 Engineering works and construction works

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)

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Quality. Weighting 30
2. Price. Weighting 70
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2015/S 186-336524 of 25.9.2015

Section V: Award of contract

V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Official name: Whitemountain Quarries Limited
Postal address: 11 Sheepwalk Road
Town: Lisburn
Postal code: BT28 3RD
Country: United Kingdom

V.4)Information on value of contract
V.5)Information about subcontracting

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: no
VI.2)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, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. All documents will only be available on-line through the eSourcingNI portal.

1. If you are not already registered on eSourcing NI you must register your company on the eSourcing NI portal which can be found at — Follow the link to the eSourcing Portal — Click on the ‘Register’ link and follow the instructions on the screen.

2. Express an Interest in the tender and responding to Tenders — Login to the portal with the username/password. If you require assistance or help to navigate the site please consult the online help, or contact the eSourcing help desk. The contact details can be found on the eSourcing NI opening web page at The documents may be downloaded up to the closing date and time for the submission. The tender must be completed by all applicants and returned using the online eSourcing NI portal to arrive not later than the time and date as stated in IV.3.4).

The successful contractor's performance on the contract will be regularly monitored. If a contractor fails to reach satisfactory levels of contract performance they will be given a specified time to improve. If, after the specified time, they still fail to reach satisfactory levels of contract performance, the matter will be escalated to senior management in the Department for Regional Development for further action. If this occurs and their performance still does not improve to satisfactory levels within the specified period, it may be regarded as an act of grave professional misconduct and they may be issued with a Certificate of Unsatisfactory Performance and the contract may be terminated. The issue of a Certificate of Unsatisfactory Performance will result in the contractor being excluded from all procurement competitions being undertaken by Centres of Procurement Expertise on behalf of bodies covered by the Northern Ireland Procurement Policy for a period of twelve months from the date of issue of the certificate.
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GO Reference: GO-20151223-PRO-7501339.
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Official name: The High Court
Postal address: Royal Courts of Justice, Chichester Street
Country: United Kingdom

Body responsible for mediation procedures

Official name: The High Court
Postal address: Royal Courts of Justice, Chichester Street
Country: United Kingdom

VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

Official name: The High Court
Postal address: Royal Courts of Justice, Chichester Street
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: