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Provision of Subsea Cable Storage and Maintenance Services.

Contract award notice - utilities

Directive 2004/17/EC

Section I: Contracting entity

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

Scottish Hydro Electric plc (SHET)
Inveralmond House
Contact point(s): Procurement and Commercial Manager
For the attention of: Mark Smith
PH1 3AQ Perth
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1738453452

I.2)Main activity
Port-related activities
I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities
The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Provision of Subsea Cable Storage and Maintenance Services.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Design and execution

NUTS code UKC23

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):
The provision of sub-sea spare cable, joints and consumable is included in current subsea cable contracts within the Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc (SHET) Business on the Kintyre Hunterston (KH) and Caithness Moray (CM) Projects. SHET requires a permanent cable storage facility to accommodate the subsea spare cable and accessories on a long term basis for these and future Projects.
The scope of the works will include the following: -
-Port and water channel selection to meet the key criteria requirements (size of approximately 1 acre required, location in respect of SHET Projects, depth of water and marine access, tidal range, planning constraints, utilities, mooring aids, distance between facility and quayside, infrastructure, security, land purchase or rental costs, environmental constraints, contamination free);
-Design, procurement, construction, testing and commissioning and servicing of a purpose built cable storage facility including carousel and associated cable handling equipment to accommodate the long term storage and controlled loading and unloading requirements of the KH, CM Projects and future projects;
-Operations, maintenance and security of the facility and subsea cables for up to a period of 40 years;
-Consideration for potential partnership / collaboration with other organisations in respect of a combined facility.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

44000000, 31321500, 31321400, 63721200, 98362000, 31321300

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)

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Negotiated with a call for competition
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender
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 entity:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Section V: Award of contract

V.1)Award and contract value
Contract No: 15.0405
Lot No: 1 - Lot title: Agreement relating to the storage and maintenance of submarine electricity transmission cable at the Port of Sunderland
V.1.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.1.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 1
V.1.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Balfour Beatty Utilities Limited
Park Square, Chambers Road, Thorncille Park
S35 2PH Chapletown, Sheffield
United Kingdom

V.1.4)Information on value of contract
V.1.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: no
V.1.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

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:
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Scottish Hydro Electic Transmission Plc

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: