07 Jul 2019

United Kingdom-Milton Keynes: Framework for Worldwide Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Programme, Management and Advisory Service

Type of document: Invitation to tender
Country: United Kingdom
OJEU Ref: (2019/S 128-313581/EN)
Nature of contract: Service contract
Procedure: Restricted procedure
Regulation of procurement: EU – with participation by GPA countries
Type of bid required: Global bid

Contract notice
Services

Section I: Contracting authority
I.1) Name and addresses
Official name: FCO Services
Postal address: Hanslope Park
Town: Milton Keynes
Postal code: MK19 7BH
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1908515789
Email: Tender.Request@fco.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.fcoservices.gov.uk

I.3) Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge,at:
Additional information can be obtained from:
the above mentioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted:
electronically via:
I.4) Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5) Main activity
Other activity: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
II.1.1) Title: Framework for Worldwide Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Programme, Management and Advisory Service

Reference number: XLY120/049/19
II.1.2) Main CPV code: 50531200
II.1.3) Type of contract: Services
II.1.4) Short Description: The FCO services’ seeks to procure a worldwide gas safety inspection and testing programme, management and advisory service under a Framework Agreement. The service requirements will be divided into 5 lots.
II.1.5) Estimated total value:
Value excluding VAT: 2000000.00 Currency: GBPII.1.6) Information about lots:
The contract is divided into lots: Yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2) Description
II.2.1) Title: Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Service — Americas

Lot No:1
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
50531200, 76100000

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code: 00
Main site or place of performance:North America and South America.
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
This lot is for the provision of gas safety inspection and testing services of gas assets in North and South America.
II.2.5) Award criteria

II.2.6) Estimated value:
Value excluding VAT: 600000.00 Currency: GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract,framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewalyes Description of renewals:There is the option to extend the framework for an additional 1 (one) year.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Maximum number: 5
II.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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.2.1) Title: Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Services — Asia Pacific and SAAD

Lot No:2
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
50531200, 76100000

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code: 00
Main site or place of performance:Asia
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
This lot is for the provision of gas safety inspection and testing services of gas assets in Asia Pacific and SAAD region.
II.2.5) Award criteria

II.2.6) Estimated value:
Value excluding VAT: 100000 Currency: GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract,framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewalyes Description of renewals:There is an option to extend the contract for an additional 1 (one) year.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Maximum number: 5
II.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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.2.1) Title: Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Services — Europe and EECAD

Lot No:3
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
50531200, 76100000

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code: 00
Main site or place of performance:Europe
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
This Lot is for the provision of gas safety inspection and testing services of gas assets in Europe.
II.2.5) Award criteria

II.2.6) Estimated value:
Value excluding VAT: 200000 Currency: GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract,framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewalyes Description of renewals:There is an option to extend the contract for an additional 1 (one) year.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Maximum number: 5
II.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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.2.1) Title: Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Services — Middle East and Africa

Lot No:4
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
50531200, 76100000

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code: 00
Main site or place of performance:Middle East and Africa.
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
This lot is for the provision of gas safety inspection and testing services of gas assets in Middle east and Africa.
II.2.5) Award criteria

II.2.6) Estimated value:
Value excluding VAT: 650000 Currency: GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract,framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewalyes Description of renewals:There is an option to extend for an additional 1 (one) year.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Maximum number: 5
II.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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.2.1) Title: Gas Safety Inspection and Testing Services — Safe and Safe +

Lot No:5
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
50531200, 76100000

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code: 00
Main site or place of performance:Fragile environment and close protection.
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
This lot is for the provision of gas safety inspection and testing services of gas assets in fragile environment and close protection environements.
II.2.5) Award criteria

II.2.6) Estimated value:
Value excluding VAT: 450000 Currency: GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract,framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewalyes Description of renewals:There is an option to extend for an additional 1 year.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Maximum number: 5
II.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1) Conditions for participation
III.1.2) Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3) Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.2.3) Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Description
IV.1.1) Type of procedure:
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement:5IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement(GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2) Administrative information
IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 2019-08-01 Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3) Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
Date: 2019-08-08
IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:EN
IV.2.6) Minimum time frame during which the tender must maintain the tender
Duration in months:4(from the date stated for receipt of tender)

Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1) Information about recurrence:
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2) Information about electronic workflows
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
VI.4) Procedures for review
VI.4.1) Review body
Official name: FCO Services
Town: Milton Keynes
Postal code: MK19 7BH
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1908-515789
E-mail: Tender.Request@fco.gov.uk
Internet address: www.fcoservices.gov.uk
VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice:2019-07-03