Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive
Section I: Contracting Change
I.1) Name and addresses
Glasgow City Council
Chief Executives Department, City Chambers
Contact person: Euan Granger
Telephone: +44 1412878786
Fax: +44 1412879399
Main address: www.glasgow.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00196
I.2) Joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4) Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5) Main activity
Other: Digital Communication
Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
Digital Communication Infrastructure Service Provision
II.1.2) Main CPV code
II.1.3) Type of contract
II.1.4) Short description
Glasgow City Council (GCC) is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced service providers who are interested in working with GCC for digital communications.
II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots:
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3) Place of performance
II.2.4) Description of the procurement
GCC is considering how it can enable and support enhanced digital communications connectivity across Glasgow. Potential opportunities include the use of street furniture to support the roll out of small cell cellular services (for 5G and other cellular services) and the use of buildings for macro infrastructure.
The publication of this PIN will help shape how Glasgow can deliver its connectivity vision by gathering and analysing feedback to inform all aspects of the approach including the process for market engagement, the role that Glasgow assets can offer to achieve its strategic objectives, the role of GCC in facilitating this vision.
II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement:
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.3) Additional information
NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=566231.
VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice
Information added to the notice since publication.
Additional information added to the notice since it's publication.
|07/12/2018 12:03||Corrigendum - PIN Response Deadline
Please note that the deadline for responses to this PIN to be submitted is Tuesday the 29th of January 2019.
Responses submitted beyond this date will not be checked as part of the exercise, however late or no submission does not mean that an organisation is unable to take part in the tender once it has been published.
|25/01/2019 09:57||Submission of PIN Responses
Please note that when submitting responses to the PIN, it can be sent directly to email@example.com and will be passed along for assessment to the Council's Technical Team.
The submission deadline for responses is Tuesday the 29th of January.
|07/02/2019 11:38||Supplier Engagement Day - Wednesday 3rd April
Further to our communications regarding the Digital Communications Infrastructure Service Provision, and the published PIN, the Council would like to make interested parties aware of their intention to hold a supplier engagement day at the Council Offices on Wednesday the 3rd of April 2019.
Details of the format, timings and arrangements for the day will be communicated in due course, but this message should enable sufficient time to ensure that parties have all the relevant people available to attend.
The Council will take this opportunity to share further details on the project, as well as gather further information and feedback from suppliers on the available technologies, etc. in order to finalise specifications and service provisions.
Please note that not having submitted a response to the PIN does not preclude you from attending this event.
|27/02/2019 10:30||Supplier Engagement Day - Wednesday 24th April
Please note that the date for the proposed supplier engagement day has been changed to Wednesday the 24th of April 2019.
Please note also that there will be a limit on the number of people able to attend on the day, with the Council only able to accommodate a maximum of 3 people per organisation.
Details of the format, timings and arrangements for the day will be communicated in due course.
|10/04/2019 09:27||Supplier Engagement Day
Please see below details for the Supplier Engagement Day for the Digital Communication Infrastructure Service Provision.
Your contacts on the day will be Brad McGuire and Anne McLister. If you have any questions prior to the event, please send them to me and I will pass them along.
Venue: The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU
Date and time: 24th April, 10 – 12:30
10:00 – 10:30 – Arrival, coffee and networking
10:30 – 11:30 – Project Presentations
11:30 – 12:30 – Questions
Project Presentation and Information
2. Background and Context of the Project and PIN
3. Soft market testing outcomes in relation to GCC aspirations
4. Asset catalogue
5. Proposed Procurement Outline