United Kingdom-Erskine: Construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.bridgewaterha.org.uk
Main address: www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
Section II: Object
Footpath, Car Park and Carriageway Repairs and Maintenance Services
The requirement primarily involves repairs, maintenance and improvement services and works to existing hard landscaping areas (including footpaths, car parks, carriageways and steps/staircases) through Erskine, Renfrewshire. The Contract will be delivered over a maximum 4 year period from the commencement date, and the annual estimated value is approximately 200 000 GBP excluding VAT.
Bridgewater Housing Association intend to enter into a measured term contract with a single Contractor to undertake all services required during the 4 year term of the contract, as described within the schedule of activities incorporated within the Tender Pricing Document (Tender Document C). It is envisaged that the main annual repair services and works requirement will be undertaken between April and June each year of the Contract, however Bidders are advised that ad-hoc works or services may also be also be undertaken during any month of a calendar year through small value orders and Bidders rates entered within Tender Document C will be applied to all orders, including the individual small value orders which may be undertaken outwit the main annual requirement. The commencement date for the 4 year measured term contract is currently estimated to be Monday 1.4.2019 and it is envisaged that the annual approximate value of repair services and works to be undertaken during the Contract shall be 200 000 GBP excluding VAT. Interested parties are advised that a “Meet the Buyer” event shall be held at the offices of Bridgewater Housing Association at 10:00 GMT on Friday 15.2.2019. The event is free of charge and shall include a site visit and shall also provide further information through an overview of Bridgewater Housing Association's requirements and how to complete the tender documentation. Places are limited and interested parties are restricted to 2 delegates per organisation. To record your interest, please email the name of your organisations delegates to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 17:00 GMT on Wednesday 13.2.2019. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis and further information on the “Meet the Buyer” Event schedule will be issued to registered delegates in advance of the event.
Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please refer to these statements when completing Section 4A of the ESPD Scotland.
4A.1 — If required by the member state, bidders are required to be enrolled in the relevant professional or trade registers within the country
In which they are established.
4A.2 — Where it is required, within a bidder’s country of establishment they must confirm which authorisation or memberships of the relevant organisation(s) are required in order to perform this service. Bidders must confirm if they hold the particular authorisation or memberships.
Please refer to these statements when completing Section 4B of the ESPD (Scotland).
Question 4B.1.1 — Bidders will be required to have a minimum “general” yearly turnover of 400 000 GBP for the last 2 years.
Question 4B.1.2 — Bidders will be required to have an average yearly turnover of a minimum of 400 000 GBP for the last 2 years.
Question 4B.3 — Where turnover information is not available for the time period requested, the bidder will be required to state the date which they were set up or started trading.
4B.5.1 and 4B.5.2 — It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and levels of insurances indicated below:
Employer's (Compulsory) Liability Insurance — 5 000 000 GBP
Public Liability Insurance — 5 000 000 GBP
4C.8.1 — Bidders will be required to confirm their average annual manpower for the last 3 years.
4C.8.2 — Bidders will be required to confirm their and the number of managerial staff for the last 3 years.
4C.9 — Bidders will be required to demonstrate that they have (or have access to) the relevant tools, plant or technical equipment to deliver the types of requirements detailed in II.2.4 in the OJEU Contract Notice or the relevant section of the site notice.
4C.10 — Bidders will be required to confirm whether they intend to subcontract and, if so, for what proportion of the contract.
Minimum level(s) of standards required:
ESPD, Part C Technical and Professional Ability — Bidders responses to Part C of the ESPD will be limited to a maximum of six A4 single sided pages, excluding any certification that a Bidder submits in support of their response, which must be completed in English using Arial 11 font (please refer to Tender Document B for further information).
Please refer to attached tender documentation. The performance of the successful bidder will be monitored through the key performance Indicators described within Tender Document F attached to this Contract Notice.
Section IV: Procedure
Bridgewater Housing Association,1st Floor, Bridgewater Shopping Centre, Erskine, Renfrewshire, PA8 7AA
The Tender Postbox will be opened by either the Chair, Vice-Chair or any other Board member of Bridgewater Housing Association not earlier than the tender closing date and time.
Section VI: Complementary information
2022 or 2023
Bidders are required to complete the ESPD (Scotland) Version 1.12 attached to the Contract Notice and provide a completed copy of the ESPD (Scotland) Version 1.12 with their tender submission. Part IV Section C “Technical and Professional Ability” will be scored on a pass or fail basis using the following scoring methodology;
0 — Unacceptable — Nil or inadequate response. Fails to demonstrate an ability to meet the requirement. A Tenderer which scores “0 – Unacceptable” against any question may be disqualified.
1 — Poor — Response is partially relevant and poor. The response addresses some elements of the requirement but contains insufficient/limited detail or explanation to demonstrate how the requirement will be fulfilled.
2 — Acceptable — Response is relevant and acceptable. The response addresses a broad understanding of the requirement but may lack details on how the requirement will be fulfilled in certain areas.
3 — Good — Response is relevant and good. The response is sufficiently detailed to demonstrate a good understanding and provides details on how the requirements will be fulfilled.
4 – Very Good — Response is largely relevant and very good. The response demonstrates a very good understanding of the requirements and provides adequate details on how the requirements will be fulfilled.
5 — Excellent — Response is completely relevant and excellent overall. The response is comprehensive, unambiguous and demonstrates a thorough understanding of the requirement and provides details of how the requirement will be met in full.
A Tenderer will be required to achieve a minimum score of 3 against each Question within Part C, i.e. a score of 3 or greater shall represent a Pass whereas a score of 2 of lower will represent a Fail. Bridgewater Housing Association may disregard, and not evaluate the remainder of a tenderers bid should the tenderer fail to achieve the minimum score of 3 (a Pass) against any of the Questions included with Part C. Part D — Quality assurance schemes and environmental management standards. Please refer to Tender Document H “Standardised Statements” when completing Part IV Section D “Quality assurance schemes and environmental management standards”.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=572194
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.