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Diagnostic systems. Diagnostic supplies. Diagnostic kits. Laboratory reagents. Microbiological cultures. Bacteriological analysis services. Automation system. Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) equipment. Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) ...

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Poole Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust
Longfleet Road
For the attention of: Christine Chambers, Contracts Manager
BH15 2JB Poole
Telephone: +44 1202442054

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Microbiology Managed Service.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
A combination of these

NUTS code UKK21

II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
Diagnostic systems. Diagnostic supplies. Diagnostic kits. Laboratory reagents. Microbiological cultures. Bacteriological analysis services. Automation system. Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) equipment. Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) equipment. Pathology services. Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is seeking a sole strategic partner for the provision of a managed service for their Department of Microbiology for laboratory equipment, maintenance, servicing, consumables and reagents.
The General Microbiology element consists of automated systems for blood culture, antimicrobial susceptibility / identification, and Mycobacterium culture.
The Molecular Diagnostics element consists of molecular tests for a number of targets including Chlamydia trachomatis, Nesseria gonorrhoea, Herpes simplex virus, MRSA, Clostridium difficile, Norovirus and respiratory viruses. This includes both one-off single tests and batch testing where appropriate. Systems must be able to provide automated extraction and detection. It is anticipated that other items will be incorporated within the life of the awarded contract and as the service develops the repertoire of targets will be increased over the life of the contract.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33124110, 33124130, 33141625, 33696500, 33698100, 85111820, 48921000, 38950000, 38951000, 85111800

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 1 060 179 GBP
Excluding VAT

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Product performance. Weighting 43
2. Support and training. Weighting 5
3. Sustainablility. Weighting 1
4. Business continuity. Weighting 1
5. Commercial offer/whole life costing. Weighting 50
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: PHT/01868/CC
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 2
Number of offers received by electronic means: 2
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Becton Dickinson U.K. Limited
The Danby Building, Edmund Halley Road, Oxford Science Park
OX4 4DQ Oxford

V.4)Information on value of contract
Total final value of the contract:
Value: 1 060 179 GBP
Excluding VAT
If annual or monthly value:
Number of years: 3
V.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
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GO Reference: GO-2013613-PRO-4875413
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: