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S Shaped Seating/Desk Pre-fab Pods for the Advanced Manufacturing Project (AMC).

Contract notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Training 2000 Ltd
Furthergate Business Park, Harwood Street
For the attention of: James Gee (purchasing manager)
BB1 3BD Blackburn

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)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Other: third sector, registered charity
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 by the contracting authority:
S Shaped Seating/Desk Pre-fab Pods for the Advanced Manufacturing Project (AMC).
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
NUTS code
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
Training 2000 Ltd have received funding from the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership, part of Lancashire County Council and have been awarded funds based on an submission in early January 2015 for the development of an Advanced Manufacturing Centre (AMC). This project aims to strengthen and develop higher level apprenticeships with the delivery of advanced apprenticeship frameworks and also to aid the development of the workforce in Lancashire. The local supply chain will benefit from the creation of this centre, in particular SMEs who do not have the facilities or funding to purchase or train on advanced equipment which Training 2000 will be able to offer to free up capacity, provide training and develop skills. This centre will be based on site at Training 2000's Blackburn based head office at Furthergate Industrial Park.
S-Shaped Seating Pods:
Specifically this tender is aimed at purchasing an S-shaped seating pod for the centre of the AMC to provide space for students and workers to design CAD modules for use on the advanced machinery. For more details reference the materials and dimensions please see the drawing attached in the placeholders or if you need any clarifications issuing please do so via the portal inbox provided.
The timeframes within this tender are critical and must be adhered to as they affect funding and delivery when scrutinised by the Growth Deal. It is therefore essential, that by entering to this tender, at any stage, the supplier realises that they are agreeing to keep to the strict timeframes and work towards a successful completion date of mid March 2016.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

30100000, 30213000, 30191200, 51600000, 30237300, 38652120, 30213300, 30200000, 30199330, 30231300, 48321100, 50300000, 30213100, 38652100, 50312100

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.9)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Starting 16.2.2016.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction will be used: no
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
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Additional information
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: