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Title: C0141 Steep Ground Harvesting - Request for Information
Reference No: MAY354245
OCID: ocds-r6ebe6-0000583706
Published by: Forestry and Land Scotland
Publication Date: 15/05/2019
Deadline Date:
Deadline Time:
Notice Type: 01 Prior Information Notice (PIN)
Has Documents: Yes
Has ESPD: No
Abstract: This Prior Information Notice (PIN) serves to alert the marketplace to a potential upcoming opportunity for Steep Ground Harvesting; and requests information from the marketplace in order to refine requirements.
Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) requires harvesting operations to be carried out via skyline / cable crane extraction; these operations are considered extremely complex due to the ‘extreme’ steepness of the ground, and the size of the trees.
Whilst operations are primarily planned to take place along the A82 trunk road between Glencoe and Inverness, operations may be required across other FLS sites.
CPV: 77211100, 77230000, 77000000.

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity

I.1) Name and addresses

Forestry and Land Scotland

1 Highlander Way, Inverness Retail Park

Inverness

IV2 7GB

UK

Telephone: +44 1313705583

E-mail: procurement@forestryandland.gov.scot

NUTS: UKM

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://https://forestryandland.gov.scot/

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA30371

I.3) Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity

Environment

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

C0141 Steep Ground Harvesting - Request for Information

Reference number: C0141

II.1.2) Main CPV code

77211100

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

This Prior Information Notice (PIN) serves to alert the marketplace to a potential upcoming opportunity for Steep Ground Harvesting; and requests information from the marketplace in order to refine requirements.

Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) requires harvesting operations to be carried out via skyline / cable crane extraction; these operations are considered extremely complex due to the ‘extreme’ steepness of the ground, and the size of the trees.

Whilst operations are primarily planned to take place along the A82 trunk road between Glencoe and Inverness, operations may be required across other FLS sites.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

77230000

77000000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKM


Main site or place of performance:

A82 Trunk Road, between Glencoe and Inverness.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

This Prior Information Notice (PIN) serves to alert the marketplace to a potential upcoming opportunity for Steep Ground Harvesting; and requests information from the marketplace in order to refine requirements.

Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) requires harvesting operations to be carried out via skyline / cable crane extraction; these operations are considered extremely complex due to the ‘extreme’ steepness of the ground, and the size of the trees.

Whilst operations are primarily planned to take place along the A82 trunk road between Glencoe and Inverness, operations may be required across other FLS sites.

II.2.14) Additional information

Please find the 'Request for Information' attached.

Please return completed responses to: rachael.allan@forestryandland.gov.scot by 17:00 (BST), Friday 24 May 2019.

II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

05/08/2019

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

This PIN is for information gathering purposes only and is not a call for competition. A response to this PIN will not constitute any form of Contract with Forestry and Land Scotland.

Please return completed responses to: rachael.allan@forestryandland.gov.scot by 17:00 (BST), Friday 24 May 2019.

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=583706.

(SC Ref:583706)

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

13/05/2019


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Main Contact: procurement@forestryandland.gov.scot
Admin Contact: N/a
Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
249999other HorticulturalHorticultural
359999other Traffic ManagementTraffic Management
241200Services - HorticulturalHorticultural
351400Traffic ControlTraffic Management
241600Trees and ShrubsHorticultural

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
IDDescription
130Aberdeen & North-East
100All Scotland
160Edinburgh & Lothians
150Glasgow & Strathclyde
120Highlands and Islands
170Scotland South
140Tayside, Central & Fife

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