UK-Braintree: Solar panels.
UK-Braintree: Solar panels.
Section I: Contracting Authority
I.1)Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
Braintree District Council
Causeway House, Bocking End, Braintree, CM7 9HB, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1376551414, Fax. +44 1376557792, Email: email@example.com, URL: www.braintree.gov.uk, URL: http://braintree.g2b.info/
Contact: Essex Procurement hub, Attn: Will Baxter
Electronic Access URL: Not Applicable
Electronic Submission URL: Not Applicable
Further information can be obtained at: As Above
Specifications and additional documents: As Above
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: As Above
I.2)Type of the contracting authority:
Regional or local authority
I.3) Main activity:
General Public Services
I.4) Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities:
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: No
Section II: Object Of The Contract: SUPPLIES
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Supply, Installation & Maintenance of Photovoltaic Panels
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance: SUPPLIES
Region Codes: UKH3 - Essex
II.1.3) Information about a public contract, a framework or a dynamic purchasing system:The notice involves a public contract
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase:
Solar panels. Repair and maintenance services. Solar installation. Meters. The supply, installation and maintenance of photovoltaic (solar) panels on various Council buildings within the Braintree District Council area. The contract shall include a maintenance provision for the duration of the FiT contract (20 years) and smart metering to be installed with online performance provision.
II.1.6)Common Procurement Vocabulary:
09331000 - Solar panels.
50000000 - Repair and maintenance services.
09332000 - Solar installation.
38550000 - Meters.
II.1.7) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA):
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): Yes
This contract is divided into lots: No
II.1.9)Information about variants:
Variants will be accepted: No
II.2)Quantity Or Scope Of The Contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
The Supply, Installation & Maintenance of Solar Panels across a number of sites across the Braintree District.
II.2.2)Options: Not Provided
II.2.3)Information about renewals:
This contract is subject to renewal: Not Provided
II.3)Duration Of The Contract Or Time-Limit For Completion
Duration in months: 240 (from the award of the contract)
Information About Lots
Section III: Legal, Economic, Financial And Technical Information
III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions:
The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions:Yes
If Yes, description of particular conditions:
As per the conditions within the PQQ and Tender Documents
III.2)Conditions For Participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers:
The Authority will apply all the offences listed in Article 45(1) of Directive 2004/18/EC (implemented as Regulation 23(1) of the Public Contract Regulations (PCR) 2006 in the UK) and all of the professional misconducts listed at Article 45(2) of Directive 2004/18/EC (see also Regulation 23(2) in the PCR 2006) to the decision of whether a Candidate is eligible to be invited to tender.
A full list of these criteria are at http://www.delta-esourcing.com/delta/project/reasonsForExclusion.html#pcr
Candidates will be required to answer these questions as part of the qualification process. For candidates who are registered overseas, you will need to declare if you have any offences/misconduct under your own countries laws, where these laws are equivalent to the Regulation 23 lists. Candidates who have been convicted of any of the offences under Article 45(1) are ineligible and will not be selected to bid, unless there are overriding requirements in the general interest for doing so. Candidates who are guilty of any of the offences, circumstances or misconduct under Article 45(2) may be excluded from being selected to bid at the discretion of the Authority.
III.2.2)Economic and financial capacity
Economic and financial capacity - means of proof required:
Technical capacity - means of proof required
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts: Not Provided
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1)Type Of Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Restricted
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate:
Envisaged minimum number: 3 and maximum number: 7
Objective Criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates:
Via Criteria stated within the Pre Qualification Questionnaire
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
The criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction:
An electronic auction will be used: Not Provided
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority: PROC14-0102
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract: No
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document:
IV.3.4)Time-limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates: Not Provided
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up: Not Provided
Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.1)This Is A Recurrent Procurement: No
VI.2)Information about European Union funds:
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No
VI.3)Additional Information: To express an interest in this contract please send an email containing your company name, contact pointand email address to firstname.lastname@example.org referencing PROC14-0102.
Pre Qualification Questionnaires will be sent to all who express an interest AFTER the deadline of 15:00 hourson the 13.3.2014.
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VI.4)Procedures For Appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures:
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals: Not Provided
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:
VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 04/02/2014