Servicios - 502140-2019

24/10/2019    S206

Netherlands-De Bilt: Communications infrastructure

2019/S 206-502140

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
National registration number: 211946370
Postal address: Utrechtseweg 297
Town: De Bilt
Postal code: 3731 GA
Country: Netherlands
Contact person: Marvin Stolk
Telephone: +31 611957357
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
National or federal agency/office
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Marktconsultatie — Market Consultation for the Modernization of the KNMI Observation Infrastructure (Verwachte Einddatum: 17.1.2020)

II.1.2)Main CPV code
32571000 Communications infrastructure
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The purpose of this market consultation is to gather information about possible market solutions, including a general overview of project costs and total cost of ownership, for the modernization of KNMI’s observation infrastructure.

Your response to this market consultation will be used to improve KNMI’s knowledge of possible solutions for (parts of) the problem domain. Also, your response will help KNMI to arrive at an optimal buy or make strategy.

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II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
72315000 Data network management and support services
72315200 Data network management services
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Not applicable, this is a market consultation. KNMI hereby emphasizes that this market consultation is not intended to select partners anticipating om the development and implementation of its new observation infrastructure. It is therefore not the intention that you sign up for an assignment or submit a quote for it. Currently we are only interested in the type of solution and the estimated total cost of ownership (TCO). We would like to point out that your participation in this market consultation will in no way have a positive or negative influence on your option to participate in a tender if we decide to start up a tender process.

Participants cannot derive any rights from this market consultation. All information that emerges during the market consultation will be anonymized and be made available to all current participants or future participants if it is decided to start a tender process.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: