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Notice Summary

Title:
Ireland-Ballsbridge: Facilities management services
Document Ref:
81388-2020
Document Type:
Contract Notice - Negotiated procedure
Published By:
EirGrid plc
Date Published:
18 February 2020
Deadline Date:
19 March 2020
Document Source:
Framework/DPS:
No
Alert Profile:
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Notice Abstract

The purpose of the pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) is to invite qualification applications from interested parties for the provision of workplace and facilities management services. EirGrid intends to transition the workplace and facilities management function so that it aligns with the institute of workplace and facilities professional standards and competencies. EirGrid envisages qualifying up to 5 candidates from this pre-qualification process, subject to the quality of responses received. The initial contract period envisaged is 3 years with the possibility to extend annually up to an additional 5 years, subject always to the satisfactory performance of the supplier.

Notice Details

Contract notice – utilities

Directive 2014/25/EU - Utility Directive

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1) Name and addresses

EirGrid plc

N/A

Block 2 — The Oval, 160 Shelbourne Road, Dublin 4

Ballsbridge

IE

Contact person: Sinéad Connolly

Telephone: +353 12370335

E-mail: Sinead.Connolly@eirgrid.com

NUTS: IE

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.eirgrid.com

Address of the buyer profile: https://irl.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/219

I.3) Communication

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

http://irl.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=162402&B=ETENDERS_SIMPLE


Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

http://irl.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=162402&B=ETENDERS_SIMPLE


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to the abovementioned address


I.6) Main activity

Electricity

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Workplace and Facilities Management (FM) Services

Reference number: ENQEIR704

II.1.2) Main CPV code

79993100

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

The purpose of the pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) is to invite qualification applications from interested parties for the provision of workplace and facilities management services. EirGrid intends to transition the workplace and facilities management function so that it aligns with the institute of workplace and facilities professional standards and competencies. EirGrid envisages qualifying up to 5 candidates from this pre-qualification process, subject to the quality of responses received. The initial contract period envisaged is 3 years with the possibility to extend annually up to an additional 5 years, subject always to the satisfactory performance of the supplier.

II.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 32 000 000.00 EUR

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

72514100

79993000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

IE

Main site or place of performance:

Dublin.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

EirGrid intends to transition the workplace and facilities management function so that it aligns with the institute of workplace and facilities professional standards and competencies. The high level structure of this approach to W&FM is summarised as follows:

1) Developing the role of workplace;

2) FM strategy and policy development;

3) Leadership and management;

4) Business continuity and compliance;

5) Business support services management;

6) Property portfolio management;

7) Quality management and customer service;

8) Finance and technology;

9) Contract management and procurement;

10) Energy and environmental management. The successful supplier will be required to deliver services aligned with this approach. The more specific scope of Requirement is expected to include, but is not limited to: workplace and facilities management (W&FM), performance management, building and plant asset management, maintenance and repair, cleaning and housekeeping, help desk, mail room, copy and stationery, security and reception, waste, catering, safety and environment, business continuity and compliance, projects, landlord services, external area management and landscaping, archiving and business services. EirGrid envisages qualifying up to 5 candidates from this pre-qualification process, subject to the quality of responses received. The initial contract period envisaged is 3 years with the possibility to extend annually up to an additional 5 years, subject always to the satisfactory performance of the supplier.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6) Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 32 000 000.00 EUR

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

Duration in months: 36

This contract is subject to renewal: No

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged number of candidates: 5

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: Yes

Description of options:

The initial contract period envisaged is 3 years with the possibility to extend annually up to an additional 5 years, subject always to the satisfactory performance of the supplier. Candidates are advised that TUPE (The European Communities (Protection of Employees on Transfer of Undertakings) for both jurisdictions will apply.

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.2.14) Additional information

The estimated total spend per annum is 4 000 000 EUR.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1) Conditions for participation

III.1.1) Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

Please see information memorandum and pre-qualification questionnaire attached to this notice.

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.1.4) Objective rules and criteria for participation

Please see information memorandum and pre-qualification questionnaire attached to this notice.

III.1.6) Deposits and guarantees required:

Please see information memorandum and pre-qualification questionnaire attached to this notice.

III.1.7) Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

Please see information memorandum and pre-qualification questionnaire attached to this notice.

III.1.8) Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

Please see information memorandum and pre-qualification questionnaire attached to this notice.

III.2) Conditions related to the contract

III.2.2) Contract performance conditions

Please see information memorandum and pre-qualification questionnaire attached to this notice.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Negotiated with call for competition

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: 19/03/2020

Local time: 12:00

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

EN

IV.2.6) Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 12 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1) Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: No

VI.3) Additional information

1) Interested parties must register their interest on the eTenders web site (http://www.etenders.gov.ie) in order to be included on the mailing list for clarifications. All information relating to attachments, including clarifications and changes, will be published on the Irish Government Procurement Opportunities Portal (http://www.etenders.gov.ie) only. Registration is free of charge. The contracting authority will not accept responsibility for information relayed (or not relayed) via third parties;

2) This is the sole call for competition for this service;

3) The contracting authority will not be responsible for any costs, charges or expenses incurred by candidates or tenderers;

4) Contract award will be subject to the approval of the competent authorities;

5) It will be a condition of award that candidates are tax compliant and are in a position to produce a valid tax clearance certificate or eTax Clearance from the Revenue Commissioners when requested;

6) If for any reason it is not possible to award the contract one or more of the tenderers invited following the conclusion of this competitive process, the contracting authority reserves the right to award the contract to the next ranked tenderer as appropriate;

7) At its absolute discretion, the contracting authority may elect to terminate this procurement process or any contract awarded;

8) Please note in relation to all documents, that where reference is made to a particular standard, make, source, process, trademark, type or patent, that this is not to be regarded as a de facto requirement. In all such cases it should be understood that such indications are to be treated strictly and solely for reference purposes only, to which the words ‘or equivalent’ will always be appended;

9) Without prejudice to the principle of equal treatment, the contracting authority is not obliged to engage in a clarification process in respect of questionnaires with missing or incomplete information. Therefore, candidates are advised to ensure that they return fully completed questionnaires in order to avoid the risk of elimination from the competition.

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

The High Court

Four Courts

Dublin 7

IE

Telephone: +353 18886000

Internet address(es)

URL: http://www.courts.ie

VI.4.3) Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

The contracting authority will not conclude this contract to which a standstill period applies in accordance with Council Directive 2014/25/EU, until after the expiry of the standstill period which commences on the day following the date of notification on concerned candidates and tenderers. The duration of the standstill period will be 14 calendar days where notifications are sent electronically or by fax and 16 calendar days where these are sent by any other means. The statutory instrument mentioned above provides that review procedures are available in the High Court to a person who has or has had an interest in obtaining the reviewable public contract and alleges that he or she has been harmed or is at risk of being harmed by an infringement of the law in relation in this contract.

VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Central office of the High Courts (Appeal Section)

Ground Floor, East Wing, Inns Quay

Dublin 7

IE

Telephone: +353 18886000

Internet address(es)

URL: http://www.courts.ie

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

13/02/2020

Current Notes