Lieferungen - 72034-2023

03/02/2023    S25

Norway-Vadsø: Pharmaceutical products

2023/S 025-072034

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
National registration number: 916879067
Postal address: Postboks 40
NUTS code: NO Norge
Postal code: 9811
Country: Norway
Contact person: Postmottak Sykehusinnkjøp
Telephone: +47 78950700
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice - FDG for Oslo Universitetssykehus HF

Reference number: 2023/46
II.1.2)Main CPV code
33600000 Pharmaceutical products
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Sykehusinnkjøp HF is managing a Voluntary ex ante transparency notice on behalf of Oslo Universitetssykehus HF [Oslo University Hospital Trust) where the intention is to enter into a framework agreement for the procurement of FDG from GE Healthcare AS. 

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: 112 000 000.00 NOK
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: NO081 Oslo
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Oslo Universitetssykehus HF offers PET/CT examinations, which are the most advanced diagnostic imaging examination methods currently available. In order to implement this examination a radioactive preparation must be procured. Currently there is only one manufacturer in Norway, and due to short shelf-life/half-life this is a product that must be delivered the to the agreed time of use.

Oslo Universitetssykehus HF intends to sign a 2 year contract with GE Healthcare AS for delivery of 18F-2'-fluoro-2'-deoxyglucose (FDG), with option for up to 2 years extension 

II.2.5)Award criteria
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

The contracting authority can extend the framework agreement for up to one (1) year at a time for a maximum of two (2) years, so that the maximum combined contract duration is four (4) years.

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

It is planned to enter into the framework agreement ten days after announcement.

Section IV: Procedure

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
  • The procurement falls outside the scope of application of the directive

The justification for awarding the contract without a tender contest notice: Based on market surveys there is only one commercial supplier in the EU/EEA market that offers FDG within the given framework. The contracting authority believes that there is a legal basis to sign a contract without a contest in accordance with the procurement regulation §13-4 first section letter b) no. 2. The plan is to sign a framework agreement 10 days after this voluntary ex-ante transparency notice has been published.

IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information

Section V: Award of contract/concession

V.2)Award of contract/concession
V.2.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor/concessionaire
Official name: GE Healthcare Norge AS
Town: Oslo
NUTS code: NO Norge
Country: Norway
The contractor/concessionaire will be an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot/concession (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot/concession: 112 000 000.00 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: Øst-Finnmark tingrett
Town: Vadsø
Postal code: 9811
Country: Norway
Internet address:
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
Official name: Klagenemda for offentlige anskaffelser
Town: Bergen
Country: Norway
Internet address:
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Official name: Sykehusinnkjøp HF
Postal address: Grev Wedels plass 7
Town: Oslo
Postal code: 0151
Country: Norway
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: