Services - 462900-2017

21/11/2017    S223

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: EIB - Provision of communication and outreach support services for the European Investment Bank Group

2017/S 223-462900

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Investment Bank
Postal address: 98–100, boulevard Konrad Adenauer
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg (Grand-Duché)
Postal code: 2950
Country: Luxembourg
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Economic and financial affairs

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Provision of communication and outreach support services for the European Investment Bank Group.

Reference number: PC-1399.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Provision of expert communication support in several domains to support the EIB Group's communication strategy, increasing its reach and capacity for individual communication campaigns, both external and internal.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes

Lot 2 — communications support for global issues and events

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services
79340000 Advertising and marketing services
79342200 Promotional services
79900000 Miscellaneous business and business-related services
79413000 Marketing management consultancy services
79416100 Public relations management services
79416200 Public relations consultancy services
79952000 Event services
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Lot 2 covers the provision of services to support communications campaigns for specific global events or issues.

For further information see Internet address provided in Section I.3 of the contract notice.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical award criteria / Weighting: 70
Price - Weighting: 30
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

Section IV: Procedure

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
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2017/S 138-282424
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 2

Lot 2 — communications support for global issues and events

A contract/lot is awarded: no
V.1)Information on non-award
The contract/lot is not awarded
Other reasons (discontinuation of procedure)

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Lot 2 — communications support for global issues and events was cancelled for the following reason:

the number of acceptable tenders received in response to this lot concerning the award of a multiple framework agreement with reopening of competition is inferior to the minimum number required in Section 1 of the terms of reference and for this reason insufficient to ensure genuine competition.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court of the European Union
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 43031
Internet address:
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff, or, in absence thereof, of the day on which it came to the knowledge.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: