Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 07/07/2020
Local time: 17:00

The provision of marine operations on behalf of EMEC.

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Contract notice
Directive 2014/24/EU – Public Sector Directive
Directive 2014/24/EU
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1) Name and addresses
European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Ltd
The Charles Clouston Building, ORIC, Back Road, Stromness
KW16 3AW
Telephone: +44 1856852060
Internet address(es)
Main address: www.emec.org.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA23883
I.2) Joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
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 abovementioned address

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

I.4) Type of the contracting authority
Other: Private Company in receipt of EU funding
I.5) Main activity
Other: Renewable Energy
Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
II.1.1) Title
Marine Operations Framework
II.1.2) Main CPV code

II.1.3) Type of contract
II.1.4) Short description
The provision of marine operations on behalf of EMEC.
II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: No
II.2) Description
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

Main site or place of performance:
II.2.4) Description of the procurement
The objective of this ITT is to identify and appoint one or more contractors who are deemed suitable to complete work on the behalf of EMEC. EMEC intend to enter into a framework agreement with these contractors that allows for the ‘call off’ of a range of marine services, completed to a set of terms and conditions agreed upon within the framework.
II.2.5) Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: No
II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
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) Conditions related to the contract
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
Open procedure
IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement with several operators.
IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No
IV.2) Administrative information
IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 07/07/2020
Local time: 17:00
IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted
IV.2.6) Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Tender must be valid until: 07/10/2020
IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 08/07/2020
Local time: 08:30
Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:
As shown in ITT document
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1) Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: No
VI.3) Additional information
NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=622392.
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
(SC Ref:622392)
Download the ESPD document here: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/ESPD/ESPD_Download.aspx?id=622392
VI.4) Procedures for review
VI.4.1) Review body
Sheriff Court
Sheriff Court House, Watergate
KW15 1PD
Telephone: +44 1856872110
Internet address(es)
URL: https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/the-courts/court-locations/kirkwall-sheriff-court
VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice