Public Sector Network Tender Alert

 

410615-2012: UK-Inverness: Gases

The Highland Council and Moray Council wishes to form a Framework Agreement with appropriate Suppliers for the Supply and Delivery of Bottled & Tank Gas for the Highland Council and Moray Council Areas. Bottled & Tank Gas will be for various uses examples and not exhaustive list for Science (Schools), Medical (Schools), Leisure (Pools), Catering (Schools) and Commercial (Welding, Cutting and Roads).
The framework shall be divided into 10 lots by geographical area, and further subdivided into 6 sub lots by the type of gas required; please note Moray Council do not require Bulk Heating Tank Gas (Propane) Sub Lot F, as this is already catered for under an existing Framework (Scotland Excel Framework: Supply and Delivery of Plumbing Materials. Number 17-11):-
Lot 1 – Badenoch and Strathspey
Sub Lot A - Mig Welding (Argoshield - Light, Heavy & Universal, Pureshield Argon, Stainshield Universal)
Sub Lot B - Burning Welding Gas (Dissolved Acetylene, Oxygen)
Sub Lot C - Bulk Welding Gas (Cryo Liquid Nitrogen, Cryo Pure Argon)
Sub Lot D - Miscellaneous Gases (Argon, Balloon Gas, Carbon Dioxide (CO2), Compressed Air, Helium, Hydrogen, Liquid Dioxide, Medical Air, Medical Oxygen, Methane, Nitrogen (Oxygen Free))
Sub Lot E - Heating Gas Cylinder ((Cooking LPG) [Propane, Butane)
Sub Lot F - Bulk Heating Tank Gas (Propane)
(The Highland Council Only)
The other Lots shall be:-
Lot 2 – Caithness
Lot 3 – Inverness
Lot 4 – Lochaber
Lot 5 – Nairn
Lot 6 – Easter Ross
Lot 7 – Wester Ross
Lot 8 – Skye & Lochalsh
Lot 9 – Sutherland
Lot 10 – Moray
Each Lot will have the same 6 sub-lots (A-F) except for Moray Council; they do not require Bulk Heating Tank Gas (Propane) Sub Lot F.
Suppliers may submit prices for one or more lots, one or more sub-lots.
The framework will be in place for 4 year duration.
Note: The authority has indicated that they are using the PCS-Tender Module to carry out this procurement process. To access the PCS-Tender Module and record your interest in this notice please visit https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
If you are not already registered with the PCS-Tender Module registration will be required.

Ref: THC/BTG/2012-16,

Contact:

Highland Council
Council Headquarters, Glenurquhart Road
Contact point(s): Procurement - Finance
For the attention of: Technical Contracts Team
IV3 5BX Inverness
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1463702000
E-mail: procurement.unit2@highland.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.highland.gov.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00045
Further information can be obtained from: Highland Council
Town House, High Street
Contact point(s): Procurement - Finance, Technical Contract Team
For the attention of: Technical Contracts Team
IV1 1JJ Inverness
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1463703887
E-mail: procurement.unit2@highland.gov.uk
Internet address: http://www.highland.gov.uk/
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Highland Council
Town House, High Street
Contact point(s): Procurement - Finance, Technical Contract Team
For the attention of: Technical Contracts Team
IV1 1JJ Inverness
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1463703887
E-mail: procurement.unit2@highland.gov.uk
Internet address: http://www.highland.gov.uk/
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Highland Council
Town House, High Street
Contact point(s): Procurement - Finance, Technical Contract Team
For the attention of: Technical Contracts Team
IV1 1JJ Inverness
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1463703887
E-mail: procurement.unit2@highland.gov.uk
Internet address: http://www.highland.gov.uk/

Contract value: To Supply and Deliver Bottled & Tank Gas for the Highland Council and Moray Council Areas; no quantity can be guaranteed.Estimated value excluding VAT: 264 000 GBP

Published: 27 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 15 Feb 2013