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Title: DSCOMCB2255 Provision of Interim Strategic Sealift
OCID: ocds-h6vhtk-0387da
Published by: Ministry of Defence
Authority ID: AA76012
Publication Date: 24/11/2022
Deadline Date:
Deadline Time:
Notice Type: VEAT
Has Documents: No
Has SPD: No
Abstract:

Strategic Sealift provides UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) with a capability to deploy cargo overseas from the UK in support of the UK’s standing commitments and contingent operations. The current Sealift contract expires on 31 December 2024. A new project has been initiated by UK MOD, with the aim to provide a new contract for an interim period of minimum 7 years, to an updated user requirement. This is a VTN outlining the Authority's route to market.

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice

Directive 2009/81/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1) Name and addresses

Ministry of Defence

Bristol

UK

E-mail: UKStratCom-DefSp-DSCOMSSLI@mod.gov.uk

NUTS: UK

Internet address(es)

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-defence

I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions

I.5) Main activity

Defence

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

DSCOMCB2255 Provision of Interim Strategic Sealift

II.1.2) Main CPV code

60640000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

Strategic Sealift provides UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) with a capability to deploy cargo overseas from the UK in support of the UK’s standing commitments and contingent operations. The current Sealift contract expires on 31 December 2024. A new project has been initiated by UK MOD, with the aim to provide a new contract for an interim period of minimum 7 years, to an updated user requirement. This is a VTN outlining the Authority's route to market.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement

Value excluding VAT: 625 000 000.00  GBP

II.2) Description

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UK

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

Strategic Sealift provides UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) with a capability to deploy cargo overseas from the UK in support of the UK’s standing commitments and contingent operations. The current Sealift contract expires on 31 December 2024. A new project has been initiated by UK MOD, with the aim to provide a new contract for an interim period of minimum 7 years, to an updated user requirement. This is a VTN outlining the Authority's route to market.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Criteria below:

Price

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: Yes

Description of options:

Three (3) x One (1) Year options

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition

Justification for selected award procedure:

The procurement falls outside the scope of application of the Directive

Explanation:

In accordance with regulation 4 of The Defence and Security Public Contracts (Amendment) (EU Exit)

Regulations 2019 (SI No.2019/697) this procurement falls to be regulated under the provisions of the

Defence and Security Public Contracts Regulations 2011 (DSPCR 2011) as amended (in particular by

SI 2019/697 and SI 2020/1450). Prior publication of a contract notice in the Official Journal of the

European Union is no longer appropriate. It is considered that this contract can be placed using the

negotiated procedure without prior publication of a contract notice in the UK e-notification service

(as required by the relevant legislation) and is lawful in accordance with regulation 16(1)(a)(ii) of the

DSCPR (2011) for technical reasons as Foreland Shipping Limited (“FSL”) is the only economic

operator that has vessels holding the required technical capability and capacity to support the

MOD’s Key User Requirements (KUR) detailed in a PIN published on Contracts Finder

https://www.contractsfinder.service.gov.uk/Notice/b135632b-3f9f-44d9-b7c5-9d0727cee0fc.

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

Section V: Award of contract/concession

V.2 Award of contract/concession

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract/concession

23/11/2022

V.2.2) Information about tenders

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

Foreland Shipping Limited

London

UK

NUTS: UK

The contractor is an SME: No

V.2.4) Information on value of the concession and main financing terms (excluding VAT)

Total value of the concession/lot: 625 000 000.00  GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting

The contract/concession is likely to be subcontracted

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

Supporting notices can be found here:

Defence Sourcing Portal - https://contracts.mod.uk/esop/toolkit/notice/showNationalData.do?noticeId=1149514#fh

Contracts Finder - https://www.contractsfinder.service.gov.uk/notice/9954ef42-0aba-4839-8e52-09e5e0d62b84?origin=SearchResults&p=1

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Ministry of Defence

Bristol

UK

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

23/11/2022


Information added to the notice since publication.

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Main Contact: UKStratCom-DefSp-DSCOMSSLI@mod.gov.uk
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Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

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IDTitleParent Category
60640000Shipping operationsWater transport services

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