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01/02/2022    S22

Serbia-Belgrade: Operation of a water-purification plant

2022/S 022-053590

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


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

Procurement award procedure applying to European Union external actions financed from the general budget of the European Union and the European Development Fund (EDF)

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Ministry of Finance, Government of the Republic of Serbia Department for Contracting and Financing of EU Funded Programmes (CFCU)
Postal address: Sremska 3-5
Town: Belgrade
NUTS code: RS Srbija/Сpбија / Serbia
Postal code: 11000
Country: Serbia
E-mail: cfcu.questions@mfin.gov.rs
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.cfcu.gov.rs
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

EU support to reforms in water sector services

Reference number: NEAR/BEG/2020/EA-RP/0063
II.1.2)Main CPV code
65120000 Operation of a water-purification plant
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The overall objective of the contract is to improve life standard of citizens by raising the environmental standards in Serbia to approximate EU levels. The purpose of this contract is to improve the efficiency of water services and to support the implementation of the requirements for cost recovery both at central and local level.

Results to be achieved by the contractor:

Result 1. Improved utility service system on local level

Result 2: Developed model for separating water services from other communal services

Result 3: Developed models for business performance improvement of Public Utility Companies

Result 4: Tariffs methodology and water services pricing system developed

Result 5: Developed model for the establishment of the Regulatory body – Regulator

Result 6: Strengthen capacities on local level regarding introduction of the Regulatory body – Regulator

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 2 000 000.00 EUR
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
65120000 Operation of a water-purification plant
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: RS Srbija/Сpбија / Serbia
Main site or place of performance:

Serbia (Region IPA instrument)

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

EU support to reforms in water sector services

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of the offer / Weighting: 80
Price - Weighting: 20
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:

PreAccession Countries / New Member States,Environment

II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted 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: 2020/S 251-626982
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
The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 48-00-00084/2019-28

EU support to reforms in water sector services

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Eptisa Servicios de Ingenieria S.L.
National registration number: M439750
Postal address: Emilio Munoz 35-37
Town: Madrid
NUTS code: ES300 Madrid
Postal code: 28037
Country: Spain
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: EPTISA Southeast Europe d.o.o
Postal address: Dubljanska 8
Town: Belgrade
NUTS code: RS11 Београдски регион / City of Belgrade
Postal code: 11000
Country: Serbia
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 2 000 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 1 800 000.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

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: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GC.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Please consult the procurement documents available at the address indicated in Section I.3.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: