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Supplies - 592201-2020

08/12/2020    S239

United Kingdom-Bristol: Measuring instruments

2020/S 239-592201

Contract notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: MOD
Postal address: Abbey Wood
Town: Bristol
NUTS code: UKJ31 Portsmouth
Postal code: BS34 8JH
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2392725856
Internet address(es):
Main address:
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
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

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Autonomous Surface Vessel

Reference number: 701314401
II.1.2)Main CPV code
38300000 Measuring instruments
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Purchase of autonomous surface vessel with training and supply maintenance.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 140 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKK41 Plymouth
Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Procurement of autonomous surface vessel with supply and maintenance.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
Quality criterion - Name: Technical evaluation / Weighting: 50
Cost criterion - Name: Cost evaluation / Weighting: 50
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 12
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 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.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 11/01/2021
Local time: 10:00
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:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 11/01/2021
Local time: 10:01

Section VI: Complementary information

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

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.The authority reserves the right to amend any condition related to security of information to reflect any changes in national law or government policy. If any contract documents are accompanied by instructions on safeguarding classified information (e.g. a Security Aspects Letter), the authority reserves the right to amend the terms of these instructions to reflect any changes in national law or government policy, whether in respect of the applicable protective marking scheme, specific protective markings given, the aspects to which any protective marking applies, or otherwise. The link below to the website provides information on the Government Security Classification.

Advertising regime OJEU: this contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), the MoD Defence Contracts bulletin and

Go reference: GO-2020123-DCB-17454565

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Ministry of Defence, C&C, C&C
Postal address: Leach Building
Town: Portsmouth
Postal code: PO2 8BY
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2392725856
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: