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Services - 565322-2019

29/11/2019    S231    European Commission - Services - Contract notice - Open procedure 

Belgium-Brussels: Framework Contract for Studies and/or Technical Support in the Area of Ecodesign

2019/S 231-565322

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Directorate C: Industrial Transformation and Advanced Value Chains
Postal address: Avenue d'Auderghem, 45 — Office BREY 10/124
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE1
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
Contact person: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=5533
E-mail: grow-c-financial-team@ec.europa.eu

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/contracts-grants/calls-for-tenders/index_en.htm

Address of the buyer profile: https://ec.europa.eu/growth/contracts-grants/calls-for-tenders/index_en.htm

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Directorate C: Industrial Transformation and Advanced Value Chains
Postal address: Avenue d'Auderghem, 45 — Office BREY 10/124
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE1
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
Contact person: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=5533
E-mail: grow-c-financial-team@ec.europa.eu

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/

Address of the buyer profile: https://ec.europa.eu/growth/contracts-grants/calls-for-tenders/index_en.htm

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract involves joint procurement
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=5533
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
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Framework Contract for Studies and/or Technical Support in the Area of Ecodesign

Reference number: 771/PP/GRO/IMA/19/1131/11061
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79410000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Framework contract for studies and/or technical support in the area of Ecodesign.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 3 500 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: BE1
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The object of the present call for tenders is to conclude a framework contract to deliver technical, economic, environmental and regulatory analysis on matters related to sustainable product policy. This concerns the interactions between industrial, environmental, human health, climate change, raw materials, energy, transport, employment, taxation, trade and investment, research and innovation, public procurement, the internal market for products and services, and on the consequences of these on the competitiveness of European manufacturers and businesses, consumers’ welfare and employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
Quality criterion - Name: Understanding of the work to be performed as indicated in section 1.4.2, quality and technical value of the bid, covering the fields specified in the scope of the framework service contract (FWC) / Weighting: 20
Quality criterion - Name: Organization of the work and means proposed as indicated in section 1.4.2, including allocation of resources and quality assurance/control aspects of specific contracts implementing the FWC / Weighting: 20
Quality criterion - Name: Quality of the methodology proposed for performing the analysis required in the scenario described in 1.4.3 / Weighting: 20
Price - Weighting: 50 %
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 3 500 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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

The working language of this framework contract for studies and/or technical support in the area of Ecodesign is English.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
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
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

See tendering specifications.

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

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
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
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
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 31/01/2020
Local time: 17:00
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:
Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Estonian, Finnish, French, Irish, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Maltese, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 9 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 04/02/2020
Local time: 09:30
Place:

European Commission — Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs —Breydel Building — avenue d' Auderghem 45 — 1040 Brussels, BELGIUM.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:

Only electronic submission through e-submission is possible for this call.

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: generalcourt.registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 43032100

Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

See internet address provided in Section I.3).

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
22/11/2019