Services - 93075-2020

Submission deadline has been amended by:  194245-2020
25/02/2020    S39

Italy-Gorizia: Urban planning and landscape architectural services

2020/S 039-093075

Design contest notice

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: GECT GO/EZTS GO
Postal address: Via Cadorna 36
Town: Gorizia
NUTS code: ITH43 Gorizia
Postal code: 34170
Country: Italy
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
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

International Architectural Ideas and Project Competition for the Urban Development of ‘Piazza Transalpina/TRG Europe’ — Nova Gorica (Slovenia)/Gorizia (Italy)

Reference number: CIG: 821890247D
II.1.2)Main CPV code
71400000 Urban planning and landscape architectural services
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Urban regeneration project: connecting the 2 cities of Gorizia and Nova Gorica by designing a common central area: the Europe Square — Piazzale Della Transalpina and the transcultural hub EPICenter. This cross- border competition intends to address the problem of uniting a city once divided by a border which no longer exists as a physical barrier in today’s EU.

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
Participation is reserved to a particular profession: yes
Indicate profession:

This competition is open to all architects of the world and all legal entities which are entitled to practise in their country of residence.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.2)Type of contest
IV.1.7)Names of participants already selected:
IV.1.9)Criteria for the evaluation of projects:

The jury will evaluate the entries considering the evaluation criteria.

The following evaluation criteria are not listed in an order of importance:

— pertinence of the overall concept and the development vision,

— relationship between open spaces and buildings and the connections between them,

— potential of creating identity, symbolic value and cultural unity,

— innovation, originality, creativity of the proposals,

— quality of urban spaces, architectural and landscaping design,

— adequacy, functionality, flexibility, economic viability of the proposed interventions and buildings,

— solutions for pedestrian and bicycle connections within the larger area,

— special contribution to sustainable development, environmental and social impact,

— potential to attract visitors and improve the quality of life of the inhabitants.

The jury may detail and expound the evaluation criteria during the evaluation process.

IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of projects or requests to participate
Date: 22/06/2020
Local time: 23:59
IV.2.3)Date of dispatch of invitations to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which projects or requests to participate may be drawn up:
IV.3)Rewards and jury
IV.3.1)Information about prize(s)
A prize/prizes will be awarded: yes
Number and value of the prize(s) to be awarded:

The jury will allocate 3 prizes which will receive the following amounts:

— 1st prize 25 000,00 EUR,

— 2nd prize 15 000,00 EUR,

— 3rd prize 8 000,00 EUR.

All amounts stated are net amounts (exclusive of VAT).

IV.3.2)Details of payments to all participants:

Prizes are paid by the competition organiser, the European Grouping for Territorial Cooperation (EGTC GO) who will transfer the prize money to the authors in accordance with the provisions in the copyright contract enclosed to the Brief.

IV.3.3)Follow-up contracts
Any service contract following the contest will be awarded to the winner or winners of the contest: yes
IV.3.4)Decision of the jury
The decision of the jury is binding on the contracting authority/entity: yes
IV.3.5)Names of the selected members of the jury:
Roger Riewe (Graz, Austria)
Saša RANDIĆ (Zagreb, Croatia)
Helle JUUL (København, Denmark)
Polona FILIPIČ (Nova Gorica, Slovenia)
Giovanni FRAZIANO (Gorizia, Italy)
Substitute member: Vojko PAVČIČ (Maribor, Slovenia)
Substitute member: Nathalie ROZENCWAJG (London, United Kingdom)

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

The competition is conducted in accordance with the UIA-UNESCO Standard Regulations for international competitions in architecture and town-planning and the UIA best practice recommendations (see: UIA competition guide for design competitions in architecture and related fields).

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale del Friuli Venezia Giulia
Town: Trieste
Country: Italy
Internet address:
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

30 days from the date of publication on the GURI of the call.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: