United Kingdom - Bristol: Aircraft and spacecraft

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Threshold: 
OJEU
Main activities: 
Defence
Type: 
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice
Type of contract: 
SUPPLIES
Award criteria: 
Other
Published: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Tender ID: 
2017/S 007-011005

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice

Supplies

Directive 2009/81/EC

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)

Name and addresses
Ministry of Defence, Combat Air, Fast Air Support Team (FAST)
Bristol
United Kingdom
E-mail: DESFAST-Comrcl1a1@mod.uk
NUTS code: UKK11

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/

I.4)

Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions

I.5)

Main activity
Defence

Section II: Object

II.1)

Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)

Title:

Typhoon BOL IR Modified Enhanced Air Scoops.

II.1.2)

Main CPV code
34700000

II.1.3)

Type of contract
Supplies

II.1.4)

Short description:

Procurement of x100 Typhoon BOL IR Modified Enhanced Air Scoops (MEAS) and x3 Maintenance Cables.

II.1.6)

Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no

II.1.7)

Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 13 330 000.00 SEK

II.2)

Description

II.2.1)

Title:

II.2.2)

Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)

Place of performance
NUTS code: UKF3
Main site or place of performance:

Lincolnshire.

II.2.4)

Description of the procurement:

Procurement of x100 Modified Enhanced Air Scoops (MEAS) and x3 Maintenance Cables.

II.2.5)

Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
Criterion: Price / Weighting: 10

II.2.11)

Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Option to procure up to a further x100 MEAS and x3 Maintenance Cables.

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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)

Description

IV.1.1)

Type of procedure
Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union in the cases listed below
  • The contract has as its object services listed in Annex II B to the directive
Explanation:

The FAST Project team, part of the UK Ministry of Defence, intends to award a contract to SAAB AB, Electronic Defence Systems (the ‘Contractor’) for the procurement of 100 Typhoon BOL IR Modified Enhanced Air Scoops (MEAS) and x3 Maintenance Cables. In addition, the MOD will also have the option to procure additional MEAS and Maintenance Cables up to the same quantity as stated in the original requirement.

It is considered that this requirement can be placed using the negotiated procedure without prior publication of a contract notice pursuant to Article 28(1)(e) of Directive 2009/81/EC of the European Parliament and of The Council (Regulation 16(1)(a)(ii) of the Defence and Security Public Contract Regulations 2011), for technical reasons.

SAAB is the only economic operator capable of meeting the MOD's requirement for the MEAS, as only SAAB has been granted a Declaration of Design Performance [for this equipment] by Eurofighter (Eurofighter GmbH), the Design Authority.

IV.1.3)

Information about framework agreement

IV.1.8)

Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

IV.2)

Administrative information

IV.2.1)

Previous publication concerning this procedure

Section V: Award of contract/concession

Contract No: FAST/00195

V.2)

Award of contract/concession

V.2.1)

Date of conclusion of the contract/concession award decision:
09/12/2016

V.2.2)

Information about tenders
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no

V.2.3)

Name and address of the contractor/concessionaire
SAAB AB (publ.)
Nettovagen 6, Järfälla
Stockholm
Sweden
NUTS code: UKF3
The contractor/concessionaire will be an SME: no

V.2.4)

Information on value of the contract/lot/concession (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot/concession: 13 330 000.00 SEK
Total value of the contract/lot/concession: 13 330 000.00 SEK

V.2.5)

Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)

Additional information:

The Authority reserves the right to amend any condition related to security of information to reflect any changes in national law or government policy. If any contract documents are accompanied by instructions on safeguarding classified information (e.g. a Security Aspects Letter), the Authority reserves the right to amend the terms of these instructions to reflect any changes in national law or government policy, whether in respect of the applicable protective marking scheme, specific protective markings given, the aspects to which any protective marking applies, or otherwise. The link below to the Gov.uk website provides information on the Government Security Classification.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/government-security-classifications

Advertising Regime OJEU:- This contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), the MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin and www.contracts.mod.uk GO Reference: GO-201719-DCB-9372431.

VI.4)

Procedures for review

VI.4.1)

Review body
Ministry of Defence, Combat Air, Fast Air Support Team (FAST)
Bristol
United Kingdom

VI.4.2)

Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)

Review procedure

VI.4.4)

Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)

Date of dispatch of this notice:
09/01/2017