United Kingdom - London: Forestry and logging products

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Threshold: 
OJEU
Main activities: 
Environment
Type: 
Contract notice
Type of contract: 
SERVICES
Award criteria: 
The most economic tender
Published: 
Saturday, July 15, 2017
Tender ID: 
2017/S 134-274836

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)

Name and addresses
The Nature Conservancy
26-28 Ely Place
London
EC1N 6TD
United Kingdom
Telephone: +24 5700695468
E-mail: edward.hewitt@tnc.org
NUTS code: UKI

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.nature.org

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.mytenders.org/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA40749

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: http://nature.org/tree-fund-rfp
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: http://nature.org/tree-fund-rfp

I.4)

Type of the contracting authority
Other type: NGO — The Nature Conservancy

I.5)

Main activity
Environment

Section II: Object

II.1)

Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)

Title:

The Tree Fund for Africa.

II.1.2)

Main CPV code
03400000

II.1.3)

Type of contract
Services

II.1.4)

Short description:

The Nature Conservancy is seeking a team of consultants who can help us develop a ‘Tree Fund’ for Africa. The Tree Fund is designed to be an innovative new financing vehicle to incentivize tree planting at scale. The initial focus is on Kenya but the intention is to replicate across the continent. We are seeking proposals by 11th August. We seek expertise in both forestry and finance. For full details of the RFP please visit http://nature.org/tree-fund-rfp

II.1.5)

Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 220 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)

Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no

II.2)

Description

II.2.1)

Title:

II.2.2)

Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)

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

The initial focus is on Kenya but the intention is to replicate across the continent.

II.2.4)

Description of the procurement:

The Nature Conservancy is seeking a team of consultants who can help us develop a ‘Tree Fund’ for Africa. The Tree Fund is designed to be an innovative new financing vehicle to incentivize tree planting at scale. The initial focus is on Kenya but the intention is to replicate across the continent. We are seeking proposals by 11.8.2017. We seek expertise in both forestry and finance

A detailed description of the tendor can be found at: http://nature.org/tree-fund-rfp

II.2.5)

Award criteria
Criteria below
Quality criterion - Name: We are looking for consultants with demonstrated finance and forestry expertise in Africa / Weighting: 20
Price - Weighting: 20

II.2.6)

Estimated value

II.2.7)

Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 24/08/2017
End: 19/07/2018
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)

Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)

Information about options
Options: no

II.2.12)

Information about electronic catalogues

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 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

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.1.5)

Information about reserved contracts

III.2)

Conditions related to the contract

III.2.1)

Information about a particular profession

III.2.2)

Contract performance conditions:

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

IV.1.4)

Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue

IV.1.6)

Information about electronic auction

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

IV.2.2)

Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 11/08/2017
Local time: 19:00

IV.2.3)

Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)

Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English

IV.2.6)

Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)

Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 11/08/2017
Local time: 19:00
Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

Please submit application to project manager Edward Hewitt: Edward.hewitt@tnc.org.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)

Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)

Information about electronic workflows
Electronic invoicing will be accepted

VI.3)

Additional information:

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the myTenders Web Site at http://www.myTenders.org/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=199809.

(MT Ref:199809).

VI.4)

Procedures for review

VI.4.1)

Review body
The Nature Conservancy
26-28 Ely Place
London
EC1N 6TD
United Kingdom
Telephone: +24 5700695468

Internet address:www.nature.org

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:
14/07/2017