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UK-Edinburgh: Fabrication work.

Section I: Contracting Authority
Title: UK-Edinburgh: Fabrication work.
I.1)Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
The Commissioners of Northern Lighthouse operating as the Northern Lighthouse Board
84 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3DA, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1314733100, Fax. +44 1314732436, Email:, URL:, URL:
Contact: Donald Innes, Attn: Commercial
Electronic Access URL:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority:
Body governed by public law

I.3) Main activity:
Other: Provision of Aids to Navigation

I.4) Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities:
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: No

Section II: Object Of The Contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Minor Light Structures
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works:
Region Codes: UKM - SCOTLAND
II.1.3)Information about a framework or a dynamic purchasing system:
Not Provided
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
Fabrication work. Miscellaneous structures. Onshore fabrication work. Northern Lighthouse Board requires the supply, manufacture, testing, commissioning, trial erection off-site and delivery to NLB Oban Depot, Gallanach Road, Oban, Argyll PA34 4LS of Two (2) replacement stainless steel Minor Light Structures for the unlit beacons at Sgeir Golach, and Bogha Dubh Sgeir, with an option of two (2) further structures for Sgeir Ghobhlach and Sgeir Thraid, Raasay.

The structure consists of a support structure of a single stainless steel column, including baseplates and fixings, a top platform with handrailing, pedestal and access ladder. The full specification is detailed within the tender document and is available upon request.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary:
45255400 - Fabrication work.
44212320 - Miscellaneous structures.
45255420 - Onshore fabrication work.
II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA):
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): Yes

II.2)Total Final Value Of Contract(s)
II.2.1) Total final value of the contract(s)
Not Provided

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Type Of Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Open
IV.2)Award Criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria: The most economically advantageous tender in terms of:

Criteria - Weighting

Financial Proposals - 40
Facilities & Experience - 30
Similar Works and Non Destructive Testing/Inspection - 20
Company Information - 10

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction:
An electronic auction will be used: No

IV.3)Administrative Information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority: ENPR/STRU/0924
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract: Yes

Contract notice
Notice number in OJ: 2013/S 20 - 30789 of 29/01/2013

Section V: Award Of Contract

1: Award And Contract Value
Contract No: Not Provided

V.1)Date Of Contract Award: 10/05/2013
V.2) Information About Offers
Number Of Offers Received: 18
Number Of Offers Received By Electronic Means: 5
V.3)Name And Address Of Economic Operator To Whom The Contract Has Been Awarded:
Official name: George Brown & Son Engineers (Leith) Ltd
Postal address: 5 - 6 Shore, Leith
Town: Edinburgh
Postal code: EH6 6QS
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1315545436
Fax: +44 1315545443
Internet address:
V.4)Information On Value Of Contract
Initial estimated total value of the contract
Value: 65,901
Currency: GBP

V.5)Information about subcontracting:
The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No

Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.1)Information about European Union funds:
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

VI.2)Additional Information:
To view this notice, please click here:
GO-2013611-PRO-4868414 TKR-2013611-PRO-4868413
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures:
Not Provided
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals: The Northern Lighthouse Board will inocrporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period at the point of information on the award of the contrct communicated to tenderers. This period allows unsuccessful tenderers to seek further debriefing from the contracting authority before the contract is entered into. Applicants have 2 working days from the notification of the award decision to request addiitonal debriefing and that the information has to be provided a minimum of 3 working days before the expiry of the standstill period. Such information should be required from the person named at 1.1.
If any appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts (Amendment) Regulations 2009 (SI2009/2992) provides for the aggreived parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) and the Sheriff Court, the Court of Session (Scotland). Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months).
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:
Not Provided

VI.4)Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 11/06/2013

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