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
Highlands and Islands Enterprise
An Lòchran, 10 Inverness Campus
Telephone: +44 1463245245
Main address: http://www.hie.co.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00313
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at:
I.4) Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local agency/office
I.5) Main activity
Economic and financial affairs
Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
UK Vertical Launch Project – Sutherland PIN
Reference number: O179
II.1.2) Main CPV code
II.1.3) Type of contract
II.1.4) Short description
The purpose of this PIN is to gauge market interest in a potential future contract opportunity. It will also inform HIE’s procurement strategy ensuring that any procurement route subsequently selected is attractive to the marketplace and will provide a competitive tendering environment for efficient delivery of any future contract requirements.
See attached PIN documents for full details.
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
See attached PIN documentation for full details.
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
Please note this Notice is not a Call for Competition. Any future contract opportunities related to this requirement may be published on Public Contracts Scotland (PCS) and/or the Official Journal of the European Union(OJEU). By issuing this Prior Information Notice (PIN), HIE does not make any commitment to procure any of the stated services.
Dates and other information contained in this notice are indicative only and may be subject to change. No other tender documentation is available at this time.
HIE may use information, comments etc. provided and/or future correspondence when compiling any final tender documents but reserves the right not to accept any such information, comments etc. from any respondent. This decision will be at the sole discretion of HIE.
Please return your completed PIN Response form by 12 noon on 20th December 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org, using the title "UK VL Market Sounding" in your email header.
NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=565993.
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 11:35||Funding Call Announcement
We would like to highlight the following details in respect of a Funding Call which was announced yesterday and may be of interest to those participating in this process.
Press Notice - https://www.gov.uk/government/news/the-new-space-age-more-than-900000-for-education-and-range-control-to-support-launch-uk
Funding call documents - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/call-for-proposals-commercial-range-services-to-enable-civil-launch-in-the-uk