Qualification system - utilities - Call for competition

Information

Published

Date of dispatch of this notice: 11/03/2020

Expire date: 14/05/2023

External Reference: 2020-234575

TED Reference: 2020/S 053-127117

Qualification system - utilities - Call for competition

Qualification system – utilities

This notice is a call for competition

Services

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)

Name and addresses

Irish Rail
Irish Rail
Procurement Dept, Engineering & New Works Building,
Inchicore
D08 K6Y3
IE
Contact person: Martin Egan
NUTS code:  IE -  IRELAND
Internet address(es):
I.3)

Communication

Access to the procurement documents is restricted. Further information can be obtained at:  
http://irl.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=164309&B=ETENDERS_SIMPLE
Additional information can be obtained from
the abovementioned address:  
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted
to the abovementioned address
I.6)

Main activity

Railway services

Section II: Object

II.1)

Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)

Title

Treatment & Control of Invasive Plant Species – Qualification System
Reference number:  7466
II.1.2)

Main CPV code

77312000  -  Weed-clearance services
II.1.3)

Type of contract

Services
II.2)

Description

II.2.2)

Additional CPV code(s)

24451000  -  Pesticides
II.2.3)

Place of performance

NUTS code:  IE -  IRELAND
Main site or place of performance:  
Nationwide as required
II.2.4)

Description of the procurement

This is a call to competition by Iarnród Éireann (IE) for the procurement of invasive plant species treatment and control services
IE invites applications to participate in the pre-qualification process to appoint suitably qualified companies to a qualification system for the treatment and control of various type of invasive plant species, at ad-hoc locations throughout the IE Rail Network,that may arise on an ad-hoc basis.
Those companies successfully appointed to the Qualification System will receive all future tender enquiries.
Invasive plant Species would include Japanese Knotweed and Giant Hogweed
Background Information:
IE will have ad-hoc invasive plant infestations such as Japanese Knotweed infestations, that will require a treatment plan (application method and number of treatments) for each infestation.
IE will require the expertise of an experienced company to carry out the treatment plan.
The company would provide all necessary equipment and expertise to undertake these works in a safe manner. For example if traffic management, MEWP or boat access is required it will be the contractors’ responsibility to provide these items.
IE would supply all track protection arrangements and personnel
A PRE-QUALIFICATION QUESTIONNAIRE IS ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE AND MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED AS DIRECTED ALONG WITH ALL REQUIRED SUPPORT DOCUMENTATION.
II.2.5)

Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.8)

Duration of the qualification system

Start: 22/04/2020  /  End: 21/04/2023
II.2.13)

Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project: May be required for projects financed by EU funds - unable to identify these projects at this stage.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)

Conditions for participation

III.2)

Conditions related to the contract

III.2.2)

Contract performance conditions

For full details, please download a copy of the attached Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)

Description

IV.2)

Administrative information

IV.2.4)

Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted

English

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.4)

Procedures for review

VI.4.1)

Review body

Central Office of the High Court
Four Courts
Dublin 7
D07 N972
IE
Telephone: +353 18886511
Fax: +353 18886125
Internet address: http://www.courts.ie

VI.4.4)

Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Central Office of the High Court
Four Courts
Dublin 7
D07 N972
IE
Telephone: +353 18886511
Fax: +353 18886125
Internet address: http://www.courts.ie