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Operation of a ferry service between Shetland mainland and the island of Foula.

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Shetland Islands Council
Town Hall
United Kingdom
Contact person: Colin Black
Telephone: +44 1595744595
Fax: +44 1595744509
NUTS code: UKM66

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Operation of Inter Island Ferry Service between Shetland Mainland and Foula.

Reference number: I/14/16
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Operation of a ferry service between Shetland mainland and the island of Foula.

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: 1 260 000.00 GBP
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM66
Main site or place of performance:

The island of Foula and the Shetland Mainland.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The service consists of the operation of Inter-Island ferry service between Shetland mainland and Foula.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Written Submission / Weighting: 10 %
Price - Weighting: 90 %
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
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: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2016/S 215-391607
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: I/14/16
A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
BK MArine Ltd
Herrislea House, Veensgarth, Tingwall
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UK
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 1 260 000.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Section VI.1.4 - Procedures for Review - Regulation 88 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015 applies. Any proceedings to be raised must be brought in the Sheriff Court or Court of Session in accordance with that Regulation.

(SC Ref:477093).

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Shetland Islands Council
Town Hall
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1595744595
Fax: +44 1595744509


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: