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Notice Details

Title: 1344 Path Vegetation Control
Published by: Scottish Borders Council
Publication Date: 24/03/2017
Deadline Date: 14/04/2017
Deadline Time: 12:00
Notice Type: Contract Notice
Has Documents: No
Abstract: Tenderers are invited to tender for the provision of vegetation control on paths. 128km of path require grass cutting and other forms of vegetation control in the growing season between 01 May & 31 October. Most paths are located out with towns, in a variety of terrain that includes cliff tops, riversides, woodland, uploads, arable lowlands and urban fringes. For tendering purposes the Scottish Borders area has been divided into 18 vegetation control/herbicide spraying areas. Tenderers may tender for any or all of the lots.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Borders Council

Corporate Procurement Service, Council Headquarters,

Newtown St Boswells

TD6 0SA

UK

Procurement & Payment Services Manager

+44 1835824000


+44 1835825150
http://www.scotborders.gov.uk
www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

1344 Path Vegetation Control

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Tenderers are invited to tender for the provision of vegetation control on paths. 128km of path require grass cutting and other forms of vegetation control in the growing season between 01 May & 31 October. Most paths are located out with towns, in a variety of terrain that includes cliff tops, riversides, woodland, uploads, arable lowlands and urban fringes. For tendering purposes the Scottish Borders area has been divided into 18 vegetation control/herbicide spraying areas. Tenderers may tender for any or all of the lots.

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is project 7598. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

241210 Services - Tree Trimming
241211 Services - Weed Control
170 Scotland South

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Contract Value £75,000

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Economic and financial standing:

4B.1.1 The bidder should provide its ("general") yearly turnover for the last two financial years.

It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, types and levels of insurance indicated below:

4B.5.1 Employers Liability Insurance - 5 million GBP

4B.5.2 Public Liability Insurance - 5 million GBP

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/hse40.pdf

Technical and professional ability:

As stated in procurement documents

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage - Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

SBC/CPS/1344

4.3

Time Limits

Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
    14-04-2017  Time  12:00

Estimated award date
 21-04-2017

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

This multi-lot tender will run for a maximum of 3 years from May 2017 until October 2019.

Quality criterion: Quality Weighting: 50%, Price Weighting 50%

Multi-lot tender with 18 Lots by geographical area.

(SC Ref:488986)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 24-03-2017

Information added to the notice since publication.

Additional information added to the notice since it's publication.
No further information has been uploaded.
Main Contact: N/a
Admin Contact: N/a
Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
241210Services - Tree TrimmingHorticultural
241211Services - Weed ControlHorticultural

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
IDDescription
170Scotland South

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