All ESPD Selection Criteria questions will be assessed on a pass/fail basis.
The Technical Assessment contained in the Technical Envelope on PCS-T will be scored by an evaluation team.
Exclusion grounds: economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in regulation 8 and 9 of the Procurement (Scotland) Regulations 2016.
Selection Criteria: Economic and Financial Standing
Please refer to Part 4B.1.2 - 4B.1.3 of the ESPD:
Bidders will be required to have a minimum 'general' yearly turnover of 560,000 GBP for the last three
Please refer to Part 4B.3 of the ESPD:
Where turnover information is not available for the time period requested, the bidder will be required to
state the date which they were set up or started trading.
Please refer to Part 4B 5.1 and 4B.5.2 of the ESPD:
It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and levels of insurance indicated below:
Employers (Compulsory) Liability Insurance = 5m GBP
Public Liability Insurance = 2m GBP
Professional Indemnity Insurance = 2m GBP
Third Party Liability Insurance = 10m GBP
Selection Criteria: Works
Please refer to Part 4C.1 of the ESPD:
Bidders will be required to provide examples of works carried out in the past five years that demonstrate that they have the relevant experience to deliver the work as described in 'Description/Object of the Contract'section of this Contract Notice, and detailed below:
Examples must include work within HE Institutions involving Science and Engineering labs (or similar
Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences and Chemical industry), whereby the risks and challenges of public and
student access to the building was present.
Selection Criteria: Qualifications
Please refer to Part 4C.6.1 of the ESPD
Bidders will be required to confirm that they and/or the service provider have the following relevant
educational and professional qualifications:
Contractor should be a member of the Building Engineering Services Association (formally HVCA), and
will be required to provide evidence prior to contract award.
Selection Criteria: Manpower
Please refer to Part 4C.8.1 - 4C.8.2 of the ESPD:
Bidders will be required to confirm their average annual manpower for the last three years.
Bidders will be required to confirm the number of managerial staff for the last three years.
Selection Criteria: Subcontracting
Please refer to Part 4C.10 of the ESPD
Bidders will be required to confirm whether they intend to subcontract and, if so, for what proportion of the
Request For Documentation Stage
The University of Strathclyde will request the following documentation prior to award of contract:
1. Evidence of company's insurance certificates, detailing the levels of insurance as requested.
2. Completed copies of Appendices A,B,C D & E