Services - 671979-2021

28/12/2021    S252

Norway-Oslo: Internet service providers ISP

2021/S 252-671979

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Digitaliseringsdirektoratet
National registration number: 991825827
Postal address: Lørenfaret 1C 0580 Oslo
Town: OSLO
NUTS code: NO Norge
Postal code: 0151
Country: Norway
Contact person: Natalia McParland
Telephone: +47 22451000
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Other type: Government Directorate
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Contract award notice: Internet access to Digdir in Oslo, Leikanger, and Brønnøysund

Reference number: 21/01362
II.1.2)Main CPV code
72411000 Internet service providers ISP
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Digitaliseringsdirektoratet [the Norwegian Digitalisation Agency] needs ot purchase internet access from a supplier to all of our office locations. Digdir has a growing portfolio of important internet services requiring high up-time. These services are both internal and external, but the common denominator is that they both use the internet as a carrier. It is a strategic goal that these service can be operated in a justifiable manner that both meets requirements from order and the expectations of the end user.

Currently we have a contract with Sognenett that delivers internet access to all of our lcoations.

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: 3 500 000.00 NOK
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
32412110 Internet network
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: NO071 Nordland
NUTS code: NO081 Oslo
NUTS code: NO0A2 Vestland
Main site or place of performance:

Oslo, Leikanger and Brønnøysund

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The duration of the contract is three years + one year + one year with desired commencement in January 2022. See the attached documents for more information and requirement for the delilvery.

The estimated contract value for four months is between NOK 2.7 million to NOK 3.5 million excluding VAT. The estimate does not imply a purchase obligation, but is based on previous consumption.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Extension of one year + one year. Included option to increase speed.

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.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2021/S 225-593793
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


Internet access to Digdir in Oslo, Leikanger, and Brønnøysund

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: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Sognenett AS
Postal address: Dalavegen 25
Town: Sogndal
NUTS code: NO0A2 Vestland
Postal code: 6856
Country: Norway
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: 3 500 000.00 NOK
Total value of the contract/lot: 3 500 000.00 NOK
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: Oslo tingrett
Town: Oslo
Country: Norway
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: