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Procurement Notice Details
Supply and maintenance of 1 controlled numerical centre (cnc)
Purchaser: European Commission, JRC Ispra
21/10/2015 S204 Commission - Supply contract - Contract notice - Open procedure
Italy-Ispra: Supply and maintenance of 1 controlled numerical centre (CNC)
Section I: Contracting authority
Name, addresses and contact point(s)
European Commission, JRC Ispra
via E. Fermi 2749, TP 582
For the attention of: JRC.B5 — Finance and Procurement Unit
21027 Ispra VA
Telephone: +39 0332785926
General address of the contracting authority: http://web.jrc.ec.europa.eu/callsfortender/
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
Other: Research, nuclear security.
Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Supply and maintenance of 1 controlled numerical centre (CNC).
Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Ispra VA, Italy.
Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
Information on framework agreement
Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The CNC shall be a multi-axis machine numerically controlled, suitable for the production of limited series of high precision items. The CNC will have to ensure the possibility to complete turning and milling operations, and 6-sided complete machining.
Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
Information about variants
Quantity or scope of the contract
Total quantity or scope:
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 280 000 and 350 000 EUR
Information about options
Information about renewals
This contract is subject to renewal: no
Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Duration in months: 54 (from the award of the contract)
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Conditions relating to the contract
Deposits and guarantees required:
Please refer to tender documents.
Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
Please refer to tender documents.
Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
a) All eligible natural and legal persons or consortia of such persons may apply (‘joint tender’). Each legal entity will be required to sign the contract in the case of award, and shall assume joint and several liability towards the contracting authority for the fulfilment of the terms and conditions of the contract.
b) Any change in the composition of the consortium during the procurement procedure may lead to the rejection of the corresponding tender. Any change in the composition of the consortium after the signature of the contract may lead to the termination of the contract.
c) The consortium shall nominate 1 legal entity (‘the leader’) who will have full authority to bind the consortium and each of its members, and will be responsible for the administrative management of the contract (invoicing, receiving payments, etc.) on behalf of all other entities.
d) Subcontracting is allowed but the contractor shall retain full liability towards the contracting authority for implementation of the contract. Any change in subcontracting during the procurement procedure may lead to the rejection of the corresponding tender. Any change in subcontracting after the signature of the contract may lead to the termination of the contract.
e) An economic operator may, where appropriate and for a particular contract, rely on the capacities of other entities, regardless of the legal nature of the links which it has with them.
It must in that case prove to the contracting authority that it will have at its disposal the resources necessary for performance of the contract, for example by producing an undertaking on the part of those entities to place those resources at its disposal.
f) Consortia must provide the documents and information required in point III.2.1 for each individual member thereof and for subcontractors.
In the case of a joint offer by a consortium, the criteria in points III.2.2 and III.2.3 apply to the consortium as a whole.
g) The participation of an ineligible natural or legal person will result in the automatic exclusion of that person. In particular, if the ineligible person in the sense of the conditions set out in point III.2.1 belongs to a grouping, the whole grouping will be excluded if it doesn't fulfil all selection criteria without the excluded member.
Other particular conditions
Conditions for participation
Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Tenderers will not be eligible to take part in this contract award procedure if they are in any of the exclusion situations listed in Articles 106 and 107 of Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 966/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25.10.2012 (OJ L 298, 26.10.2012). According to this provision, tenderers are required to submit a declaration on their honour. The template is available at the link provided in Section VI.3(b).
Should a contract be awarded, the contractor will need to provide the supporting documents required in Article 143(3) of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 1268/2012.
In the case of consortia, they must provide the documents and information required in this paragraph for each individual member thereof and for subcontractors.
Economic and financial ability
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Statement of overall yearly turnover, realised over the past 3 financial years (for which data are available), together with balance sheets or a summary thereof.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: The average turnover figure of the last 3 years shall not be less than 630 000 EUR.
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
A list of the principal supplies delivered in the past 3 years, with the sums, dates and recipients, public or private.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
At least 5 mill/turn machines similar to the one that is the object of this tender, sold in the last 3 years.
Information about reserved contracts
Conditions specific to services contracts
Information about a particular profession
Staff responsible for the execution of the service
Section IV: Procedure
Type of procedure
Type of procedure
Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
Information about electronic auction
File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
JRC / IPR / 2015 / E.8 / 0058 / OC.
Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Payable documents: no
Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Any EU official language
Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 3.12.2015 - 14:30
Building 1, room 7, main entrance, JRC, Ispra VA, ITALY.
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: 1 or more representatives of the tenderers may attend; tenderers must send names and copies of identity documents to the e-mail address in point I.1 of the present notice not later than 30.11.2015.
Section VI: Complementary information
Information about recurrence
Information about European Union funds
a) With reference to Section IV.3.4, ‘Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate’, requests to participate must be sent in duplicate not later than 26.11.2015 (postal service date) or delivered by hand not later than 26.11.2015 (16:00) at the address mentioned in Section I.1. In the case of hand delivery, a receipt must be obtained as proof of submission, signed and dated by the Commission's Central Mail Department.
b) Tender documents will be available for download at the address indicated under heading I.1. The website will be updated regularly and it is the tenderers' responsibility to check for updates and modifications during the tendering period. Tenderers are particularly invited to use the template documents there provided and to regularly check the ‘Questions & answers’ document.
Procedures for appeal
Body responsible for appeal procedures
rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
Fax: +352 4303-2100
Lodging of appeals
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: You may submit any observations concerning the award procedure to the contracting authority indicated under heading I.1.
If you believe that there was maladministration, you may lodge a complaint to the European Ombudsman within 2 years of the date when you became aware of the facts on which the complaint is based (see http://www.ombudsman.europa.eu). Such complaint does not have as an effect either to suspend the time limit to launch an appeal or to open a new period for lodging an appeal.
Within 2 months of the notification of the award decision you may lodge an appeal to the body referred to in VI.4.1.
Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
As in Article VI.4.1
Date of dispatch of this notice:
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