Services - 473319-2020

08/10/2020    S196

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Strategic study on storage for electricity production in Morocco

2020/S 196-473319

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 (EIB)
Postal address: 98-100, boulevard Konrad Adenauer
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2950
Country: Luxembourg
Internet address(es):
Main address:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Strategic study on storage for electricity production in Morocco

Reference number: AA-010020-001
II.1.2)Main CPV code
71323100 Electrical power systems design services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Carrying out a strategic study on energy storage capacity in Morocco.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 407 500.00 EUR
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This technical assistance operation aims to:

— provide an overview of energy storage technologies and their advantages and disadvantages, their general costs and areas of application,

— provide an analysis of the national electricity sector and determine whether it is appropriate to develop energy storage capacity,

— quantify the overall energy storage capacity required, broken down by type of technology and control mode,

— provide the location of the sites on the national network, where the energy storage capacities will have to be installed, and the control modes and possible integration into the energy distribution or transmission management system (EMS),

— carry out a strategic assessment of the environmental and social impacts associated with the development of a new energy storage system, and

— finally, propose a sustainable energy storage strategy for the Moroccan network.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical score / Weighting: 80
Price - Weighting: 20
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: yes
Identification of the project:

FEMIP Trust Fund.

II.2.14)Additional information

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

This contract will be launched with a suspensive clause relating to the signature of a cooperation agreement between the EIB and the promoter.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
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: 2019/S 157-386450
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


Strategic study on storage for electricity production in Morocco

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Tractebel Impact Belgium SA
Town: Bruxelles
Country: Belgium
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Tractebel Engineering SA
Town: Gennevilliers
Country: France
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Tractebel Engineering GmbH
Town: Bad Vilbel
Country: Germany
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 480 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 407 500.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court
Postal address: Rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2925
Country: Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 43031
Fax: +352 43032100
Internet address:
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: