Palvelut - 525906-2020

Submission deadline has been amended by:  15592-2021
04/11/2020    S215

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Facility for Eastern Partnership Investment in Connectivity (EPIC) — Technical Assistance Framework Agreement for Transport Infrastructure Project Preparation

2020/S 215-525906

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Investment Bank (EIB)
Postal address: 100 boulevard Konrad Adenauer
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg
Postal code: L-2950
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: eib-cpcm-procurement@eib.org
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://www.eib.org/en/about/procurement/technical-assistance.htm
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.eib.org/about/procurement/calls-technical-assistance/aa-010336
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=7366
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
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
II.1.1)Title:

Facility for Eastern Partnership Investment in Connectivity (EPIC) — Technical Assistance Framework Agreement for Transport Infrastructure Project Preparation

Reference number: AA-010336
II.1.2)Main CPV code
71356200 Technical assistance services - MA09
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The Eastern Partnership Investment in Connectivity (EPIC) facility aims at developing an advisory and technical assistance (TA) programme to help Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries plan, prepare and implement infrastructure projects related to the Trans-European Network for Transport (TEN-T) in line with international best practice and the requirements of the countries, the EU and International Financing Institutions (IFI). The framework agreement in question will cover the provision of TA to produce high quality studies and documentation related to the planning and preparation of transport infrastructure projects (e.g. pre-feasibility studies, SEA, feasibility studies, safety audits, ESIA, preliminary designs), support selected aspects of project implementation, as well as communication measures.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 10 200 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
71335000 Engineering studies
71322000 Engineering design services for the construction of civil engineering works
71311230 Railway engineering services
71311220 Highways engineering services
71313400 Environmental impact assessment for construction
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Main site or place of performance:

ARMENIA, AZERBAIJAN, BELARUS, GEORGIA, MOLDOVA, UKRAINE.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

See section II.1.4) above.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 10 200 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Envisaged minimum number: 5
Maximum number: 6
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates:

See documents in internet address provided in II 1.4).

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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:

The technical assistance is financed from the general budget of the European Union under the Neighbourhood Investment Platform.

II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with a single operator
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: 2020/S 118-285316
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 08/01/2021
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
Date: 31/01/2021
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:

The technical assistance is financed from the general budget of the European Union under the Neighbourhood Investment Platform.

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
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
28/10/2020