United Kingdom-London: Supporting and auxiliary transport services; travel agencies services
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://tfl.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://tfl.gov.uk
Section II: Object
Professional Services Frameworks 2.
The suite of TfL Professional Services Frameworks is TfL's and its Group Companies', Greater London Authority and its Functional Bodies and all London Boroughs, primary means of accessing engineering, planning and project management support and expertise from the external supply chain.
In line with its Commercial Strategy, TfL intends to move toward a Category Management approach for replacing the current Professional Services Framework. Fundamental to the success of the programme is ensuring that the intended users have access to the necessary technical and specialist skills and services to meet their requirements.
The vision for the new suite of Frameworks includes higher quality service provision, reduced costs and greater value for money based on key strategic objectives.
Further Details will be placed in the Purchasing Document. The purpose of the PIN is just a notification of the retender of the Professional Services Frameworks.
There will be a suite of Professional Services Frameworks that will include services in the following Categories (but this is not limited too):
1) Project and Programme Management and Commercial Services.
2) Transport Planning and Impact Monitoring Services.
3) Rail Engineering Services.
4) Multi-Disciplinary Services inc Health and Safety Services and Environmental Services.
The first two Frameworks (Project and Programme Management and Commercial Services and Transport Planning and Impact Monitoring Services) will be released in the Summer of 2018. The remaining Frameworks will be released in early 2019.
The framework content is provisional and may be subject to change. The Contracting Authority intends to use an e-tendering portal in this procurement exercise.
The full contract notice will be published requesting pre-qualification responses in the form of a questionnaire, via an e-tendering portal. Suppliers must monitor OJEU to receive further instructions.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information