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  • Notice Summary
    United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Automated Haemotology Analysers
    264784-2019
    Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service
    07 June 2019
    15 July 2019
    Contract Notice - Open Procedure
  • Notice Abstract

    SNBTS requires Automated Haematology Analysers including consumables and maintenance capable of providing a full blood count on patient, donor samples and blood components (e.g. leuco-reduced whole blood, red cell concentrates, apheresis platelets, pooled platelets and plasma) in accordance with guidelines for the blood transfusion services in the UK (current edition) is required.

  • Notice Details

    Contract notice

    Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

    Directive 2014/24/EU

    Section I: Contracting Change entity

    I.1) Name and addresses

    Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service

    The Jack Copland Centre, 52 Research Avenue, Heriot-Watt Research Park

    Edinburgh

    EH14 4BE

    UK

    Telephone: +44 1313145522

    E-mail: gordon.dickson@nhs.net

    NUTS: UKM

    Internet address(es)

    Main address: http://www.scotblood.co.uk/

    Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA12722

    I.3) Communication

    The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge at:

    https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk


    Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


    Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

    https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk


    I.4) Type of the contracting authority

    Body governed by public law

    I.5) Main activity

    Health

    Section II: Object

    II.1) Scope of the procurement

    II.1.1) Title

    Automated Haemotology Analysers

    II.1.2) Main CPV code

    33100000

     

    II.1.3) Type of contract

    Supplies

    II.1.4) Short description

    SNBTS requires Automated Haematology Analysers including consumables and maintenance capable of providing a full blood count on patient, donor samples and blood components (e.g. leuco-reduced whole blood, red cell concentrates, apheresis platelets, pooled platelets and plasma) in accordance with guidelines for the blood transfusion services in the UK (current edition) is required.

    II.1.6) Information about lots

    This contract is divided into lots: No

    II.2) Description

    II.2.3) Place of performance

    NUTS code:

    UKM

    II.2.4) Description of the procurement

    SNBTS requires automated haematology analysers, capable of providing a full blood count on patient, donor samples and blood components (e.g. leuco-reduced whole blood, red cell concentrates, apheresis platelets, pooled platelets and plasma) in accordance with guidelines for the blood transfusion services in the UK (current Edition) is required.

    Bidders must confirm that their proposed equipment can meet or exceed the requirements detailed in the invitation to tender document, and any deviations or variances must be clearly highlighted.

    It is a pre requisite that bidders conduct site visits of all SNBTS installation sites to ascertain space restraints. Further details are included in the invitation to tender document.

    II.2.5) Award criteria

    Criteria below:

    Quality criterion: Quality / Weighting: 25

    Price / Weighting:  75

    II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

    Duration in months: 60

    This contract is subject to renewal: Yes

    Description of renewals:

    Three (3), Twelve (12) month extensions will be allowed.

    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

    List and brief description of selection criteria:

    As per Section 4B of the ESPD bidders must provide information on Economic and Financial Standing in the section of the ESPD relating to this.

    4B (1.76.2) – Last 3 years turnover

    Insurance requirements:

    4B (1.76.12)

    Employer's (compulsory) liability: Five Million Pounds Sterling (5 000 000 GBP),

    Public liability: Five Million Pounds Sterling (5 000 000 GBP),

    Product liability: Five Million Pounds Sterling (5 000 000 GBP).


    III.1.3) Technical and professional ability

    List and brief description of selection criteria:

    As per Section 4C (question 1.79.3 — 4C.1.2) of the ESPD Bidders must provide information on services in the section of the ESPD relating to this.

    Question description:

    Please provide relevant examples of supplies and/or services carried out during the last 3 years as specified in the Contract Notice:

    (Examples from both public and/or private sector customers and clients may be provided).


    III.2) Conditions related to the contract

    Section IV: Procedure

    IV.1) Description

    IV.1.1) Type of procedure

    Open procedure

    IV.1.8) Information about 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: 15/07/2019

    Local time: 12:00

    IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted

    EN

    IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders

    Date: 15/07/2019

    Local time: 12:00

    Section VI: Complementary information

    VI.1) Information about recurrence

    This is a recurrent procurement: No

    VI.2) Information about electronic workflows

    Electronic ordering will be used

    VI.3) Additional information

    The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The project code is 13650. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343

    (SC Ref:585410).

    VI.4) Procedures for review

    VI.4.1) Review body

    Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service

    The Jack Copland Centre, 52 Research avenue, Heriot-Watt Research Park

    Edinburgh

    EH14 4BE

    UK

    Telephone: +44 1313145522

    Internet address(es)

    URL: http://www.scotblood.co.uk/

    VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

    04/06/2019