Supplies - 533943-2020

06/11/2020    S217

United Kingdom-Salford: Radiotherapy, mechanotherapy, electrotherapy and physical therapy devices

2020/S 217-533943

Contract notice

Supplies

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Shared Business Services Ltd (NHS SBS)
National registration number: 05280446
Postal address: Halyard Court, 31 Broadway, The Quays
Town: Salford
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: M50 2UW
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Ben Henniker
E-mail: benjamin_henniker@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1612123715
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://www.sbs.nhs.uk/
I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=35159&B=NHSSBS
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=35159&B=NHSSBS
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Other type: Joint Venture between the Department of Health and Sopra Steria
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Radiopharmaceutical Products

Reference number: SBS/20/BH/DT/10025
II.1.2)Main CPV code
33150000 Radiotherapy, mechanotherapy, electrotherapy and physical therapy devices
II.1.3)Type of contract
Supplies
II.1.4)Short description:

NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) wishes to establish a Radiopharmaceutical products including generators, hot kits and cold kits framework agreement for use by or on behalf of NHS SBS approved organisations. The objective of this framework agreement is to implement a contractual vehicle for NHS SBS approved organisations that are part of the NHS and wider public sector to facilitate the procurement of Radiopharmaceutical products including generators, hot kits and cold kits.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 30 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33694000 Diagnostic agents
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Main site or place of performance:

M50 2UW.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radiopharmaceutical kits for diagnostic and therapeutic use, Technetium and Krypton generators and preparations, nitrogen vials and other products associated with preparation treatments, and products for diagnosis and treatment in a nuclear medicine unit.

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: 30 000 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
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: no
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
Open 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 several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 50
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2016/S 227-413197
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 07/12/2020
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
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: 48 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 07/12/2020
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

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

The duration referenced in section II.2.7) is for the placing of orders.

The value provided in section II.1.5) is only an estimate. We cannot guarantee to successful suppliers any business through this framework agreement. Spend and volumes may vary throughout the life of the framework agreement from the anticipated levels given in this notice.

The framework will be for the benefit, and on behalf, of public sector bodies, details of such bodies can be accessed at: https://www.sbs.nhs.uk/proc-framework-agreements-support

In addition, if provided for in the contract documents, NHS SBS may extend the scope and benefit of the framework agreement to private sector bodies, subject to the approval of NHS SBS. Whilst NHS SBS is not required by procurement legislation to do so, it has extended the principles of public procurement rules to provide its private sector customers with the best value and open and transparent procurement procedures.

The envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement, stated in IV.1.3) is an estimate and is subject to change.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: NHS Shared Business Services
Postal address: Halyard Court, 31 Broadway
Town: Salford
Postal code: M50 2UW
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: benjamin_henniker@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 7821843371
Internet address: https://www.sbs.nhs.uk/
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

OJEU procedures include a minimum 10 calendar days standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to bidders. This period allows unsuccessful bidders to seek further debriefing from the contracting authority before the contract is entered into. Such information should be requested from NHSSBS. If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
02/11/2020