Services - 643548-2020

31/12/2020    S255

United Kingdom-Leeds: Information technology services

2020/S 255-643548

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Digital
Postal address: 1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Lane
Town: Leeds
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: LS1 6AE
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Commercial
E-mail: procmail@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1138665749
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://digital.nhs.uk/
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
National or federal agency/office
I.5)Main activity
Health

Section II: Object

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

Covid-19 Test Results Matching Service

II.1.2)Main CPV code
72222300 Information technology services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Covid-19 test results matching service

This contract relates specifically to Pillar 2 and Pillar 3 testing.

To deliver the digital service for test, the service needs access to a solution which allows messaging between pathology labs so all test results and requests can be processed digitally.

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: 8 000 000.00 GBP
II.2)Description
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Covid-19 — there are no projected volumes or levels of tests under this contract.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: N/A / Weighting: 0
Price - Weighting: 0
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)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union in the cases listed below
  • No tenders or no suitable tenders/requests to participate in response to open procedure
  • The works, supplies or services can be provided only by a particular economic operator for the following reason:
    • absence of competition for technical reasons
  • Extreme urgency brought about by events unforeseeable for the contracting authority and in accordance with the strict conditions stated in the directive
Explanation:

Extreme urgency brought about by the Covid-19 Pandemic situation.

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: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
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

Section V: Award of contract

Title:

Covid-19 Test Results Matching Service

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/12/2020
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: X-Labs Ltd
Town: Leeds
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 8 000 000.00 GBP
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: NHS Digital
Town: Leeds
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
29/12/2020