Services - 530957-2022

29/09/2022    S188

Belgium-Brussels: Study on Using Pre-commercial Procurements for Drop-in Advanced Biofuel for Commercial Cargo-shipping and Aviation

2022/S 188-530957

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA), CINEA.C.C2 – Horizon Europe Energy
Postal address: Avenue du Bourget 1
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. Brussel-Hoofdstad
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
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

Study on Using Pre-commercial Procurements for Drop-in Advanced Biofuel for Commercial Cargo-shipping and Aviation

Reference number: CINEA/2022/OP/0005
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79314000 Feasibility study
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The overall aim of this study is to analyse how to use pre-commercial procurements in the context of production capacities, target fleets and distribution infrastructure to create substantial uptake of drop-in advanced biofuel for commercial cargo-shipping and aviation which is essential for decarbonisation of the maritime and aviation sectors.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79314000 Feasibility study
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. Brussel-Hoofdstad
Main site or place of performance:

Chaussée de Wavre 910, 1040 Brussels, BELGIUM.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The main objectives of the study are: to analyse the actual status in capacity and supply of advanced biofuels and other decarbonisation options in RefuelEU Aviation and FuelEU Maritime to create substantial uptake of drop-in advanced biofuels and deliver a possible forecast for 2030, 2035 and 2050; to analyse the current and foreseen European R&I actions on advanced biofuels relevant for aviation and shipping with a focus on Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe and to explore the potential of pre-commercial procurement (PCP) and public procurement of innovative solutions (PPI) as instruments of Horizon Europe to contribute to deployment of advanced biofuels; to provide separate action plans, and mark synergies between them, for aviation and shipping advanced biofuels for the use of PCP and PPI instruments to boost their uptake along the possible forecast for 2030 and 2050; and to provide detailed draft design of PCP and/or PPI actions, as foreseen in the action plans and compatible with Horizon Europe General Guidelines.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of the proposed methodology / Weighting: 50
Quality criterion - Name: Organisation of the work and resources / Weighting: 30
Quality criterion - Name: Quality control measures / Weighting: 20
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: yes
Identification of the project:

Horizon Europe WP 2021-2022 n. 8. Climate, Energy and Mobility.

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
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: 2022/S 100-275622
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


Study on Using Pre-commercial Procurements for Drop-in Advanced Biofuel for Commercial Cargo-shipping and Aviation

A contract/lot is awarded: no
V.1)Information on non-award
The contract/lot is not awarded
No tenders or requests to participate were received or all were rejected

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
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: L-2925
Country: Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: