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The Forestry Commission require to put in place a range of contracts for the provision of Excavator Ground Preparation/Cultivation for their South Scotland Operations Area (Dumfries and Borders Forest District, and Galloway Forest District (excluding ...

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Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Forestry Commission
Silvan House, 231 Corstorphine Road
Edinburgh
EH12 7AT
United Kingdom
Contact person: Peter Terrell
Telephone: +44 3000676156
E-mail:
NUTS code: UKM

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA11322

I.2)Joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Environment

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Excavator Ground Preparation/Cultivation for 5 South Scotland Forest Districts.

Reference number: C0075
II.1.2)Main CPV code
77200000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The Forestry Commission require to put in place a range of contracts for the provision of Excavator Ground Preparation/Cultivation for their South Scotland Operations Area (Dumfries and Borders Forest District, and Galloway Forest District (excluding Arran) and Central Scotland Operations Area (Cowal and Trossachs Forest District, Scottish Lowlands Forest District, and Tay Forest District).

Ground preparation should commence in April and Suppliers are expected to deliver the requirements continuously and consistently throughout the Annum.

The Ground Preparation contracts will be for a period of 3 years with the option of one further annual extension at the sole discretion of the Forestry Commission.

Please note that site visits for all Lots are mandatory and MUST contact the local Forester and arrange a site meeting.

The combined tender value of all 14 Lots has been estimated at between 5 200 000 GBP and 6 800 000 GBP excluding VAT over 4 years.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 6 535 961.00 GBP
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

D&B - Tweed Valley and Craik - c60 to 100 ha/Annum

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
NUTS code: UKM24
Main site or place of performance:

D&B - Tweed Valley and Craik.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

D&B - Castle O'er & Border Blocks - c100-150ha/Annum

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
NUTS code: UKM24
Main site or place of performance:

D&B - Castle O'er & Border Blocks.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Qulaity / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

D&B - Ae & Beattock Blocks - c100 to 180ha/Annum

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM24
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

D&B - Ae & Beattock Blocks.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

D&B - Upper Nithsdale & Solway Blocks - c150 to 250ha/Annum

Lot No: 4
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM24
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

D&B - Upper Nithsdale & Solway Blocks.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Tecnical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Galloway - West - c170 to 190ha/Annum

Lot No: 5
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

Galloway - West.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Galloway - Central - c110 to 130ha/Annum

Lot No: 6
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

Galloway - Central.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Galloway - East - c150 to 170ha/Annum

Lot No: 7
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

Galloway - East.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Galloway - North - c240 to 270ha/Annum

Lot No: 8
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

Galloway - North.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Qulaity / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Galloway - Windfarms - c300ha one Annum only (Apr17 - Mar18)

Lot No: 9
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM32
Main site or place of performance:

Galloway.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Lot 9 is for one Annum only, this will not be added to the calculation of your annual max capacity.

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Cowal and Trossachs - East - c100 to 160ha/Annum

Lot No: 10
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM27
Main site or place of performance:

Cowal and Trossachs - East.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Scottish Lowlands - North - c100 to 160ha/Annum

Lot No: 11
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM28
NUTS code: UKM22
NUTS code: UKM26
Main site or place of performance:

Scottish Lowlands - North.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Scottish Lowlands - South - c100 to 160ha/Annum

Lot No: 12
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM28
NUTS code: UKM22
NUTS code: UKM26
Main site or place of performance:

Scottish Lowlands - South.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Tay - East - c100 to 160ha/Annum

Lot No: 13
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM21
Main site or place of performance:

Tay - East.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Tay - West - c100 to 160ha/Annum

Lot No: 14
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
77200000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM21
Main site or place of performance:

Tay - West.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Following harvesting operations it is necessary to cultivate the land to provide the best conditions for the successful establishment of replanted trees. In order to achieve this, the Forestry Commission require to put in place Ground Preparation (Mounding) Contracts for the provision of these services.

In addition to Ground Preparation, there may be additional requirements specific to each site, including the clearing of existing drainage channels, the creation of new drains, temporary track construction, clearance of rides and the moving of trees on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Technical / Quality / Weighting: 30
Price - Weighting: 70
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

Economic Operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

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.1.6)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: 2017/S 014-021572
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

Lot No: 2
Title:

D&B - Castle O'er & Border Blocks - c100-150ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 3
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 3
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Beaton Forestry Ltd
Level crossing Road
Selkirk
TD7 5EQ
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM24
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 362 604.00 GBP / Highest offer: 494 264.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 4
Title:

D&B - Upper Nithsdale & Solway Blocks - c150 to 250ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 666 584.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 5
Title:

Galloway - West - c170 to 190ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 3
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 3
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 455 680.00 GBP / Highest offer: 594 716.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 3
Title:

D&B - Ae & Beattock Blocks - c100 to 180ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 4
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 4
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 474 604.00 GBP / Highest offer: 606 716.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 1
Title:

D&B - Tweed Valley & Craik - c60 to 100ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Beaton Forestry Ltd
Level crossing Road
Selkirk
TD7 5EQ
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM24
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 253 444.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 6
Title:

Galloway - Central - c110 to 130ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 2
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 2
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 2
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 310 880.00 GBP / Highest offer: 347 084.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 7
Title:

Galloway - East - c150 to 170ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 3
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 3
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 434 236.00 GBP / Highest offer: 457 228.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 8
Title:

Galloway - North - c240 to 270ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 740 016.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 9
Title:

Galloway - Windfarms - c300ha one Annum only (Apr17 - Mar18)

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
11/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 1
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Molplant Construction Limited
Downsway Industrial Estate, Heathhall, Dumfries
Dumfries
DG1 3RS
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7850783894
Fax: +44 1387266158
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 229 831.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 11
Title:

Scottish Lowlands - North - c100 to 160ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
12/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 5
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 5
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 5
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Carron Valley Plant
Cotton Terrace
Thornhill
DG3 5BN
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM32
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 458 707.00 GBP / Highest offer: 570 338.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 10
Title:

Cowal and Trossachs - East - c100 to 160ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
12/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 3
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 3
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
W Graham Plant
Graemeslea View, Aberuthven
Auchterarder
PH3 1FG
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 431 138.46 GBP / Highest offer: 591 138.46 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 12
Title:

Scottish Lowlands - South - c100 to 160ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
12/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 4
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 4
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 4
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
MAM Contracting Ltd
The Office, Templemill Farm
CRIEFF
PH7 4HL
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM27
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 498 634.00 GBP / Highest offer: 570 338.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 13
Title:

Tay - East - c100 to 160ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
12/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 6
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 6
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 6
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
ROBERTSON FENCING LTD
Lochruinne, Rannoch
By Pitlochry
PH17 2QD
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM27
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 426 905.00 GBP / Highest offer: 599 188.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Lot No: 14
Title:

Tay - West - c100 to 160ha/Annum

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
12/04/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 5
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 5
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 5
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Robertson Fencing Ltd
Lochruinne, Rannoch
By Pitlochry
PH17 2QD
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKM27
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Lowest offer: 414 892.00 GBP / Highest offer: 600 615.00 GBP taken into consideration
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

All pricing shown for 48 months except Lot 9 which is for 12 months only.

All pricing exclusive of VAT.

Any costs not included will be presumed to be waived.

(SC Ref:492211).

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Forestry Commission
Silvan House, 231 Corstorphine Road
Edinburgh
EH12 7AT
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3000676156

Internet address:http://www.forestry.gov.uk/

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:
03/07/2017