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|Hereward College ~ Cleaning Tender
|Contract Award Notice
|The Litmus Partnership
|Nature of contract:
|Hereward is a College for young people with disabilities and additional needs, based in Coventry. Since 1971 Hereward College have been offering inclusive provision and specialist facilities for both day and residential learners with complex disabilities and learning difficulties.
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Section I: Contracting Authority
I.1) Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
Bramston Crescent, Tile Hill Lane, Coventry, CV4 9SW, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1276673880, Email: email@example.com
Main Address: https://www.hereward.ac.uk/
NUTS Code: UKG
I.2) Joint procurement:
The contract involves joint procurement: No
In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not Provided
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No
I.4)Type of the contracting authority:
Body governed by public law
I.5) Main activity:
Section II: Object Of The Contract
II.1) Scope of the procurement
II.1.1) Title: Hereward College ~ Cleaning Tender
Reference number: Not Provided
II.1.2) Main CPV code:
90919300 - School cleaning services.
II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES
II.1.4) Short description: Hereward is a College for young people with disabilities and additional needs, based in Coventry. Since 1971 Hereward College have been offering inclusive provision and specialist facilities for both day and residential learners with complex disabilities and learning difficulties.
II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: No
II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s):
II.2.3) Place of performance
UKG - WEST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
Main site or place of performance:
WEST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
II.2.4) Description of the procurement: The College’s vision is to prepare learners for the next stage of their lives, providing them with outstanding employability skills and greater control over their future. The College has a focus on creating independent individuals who can make more of their own decisions about work education, health and living.
The College has extensive partnerships with employers and an expanding supported internship study programme. The internships build upon all the skills that the young people have developed in College and extend them even further in real work situations.
Political activity is also important to the Hereward community and learners are encouraged to have a ‘voice’ in the issues that affect them. The College also support the Right Not a Fight campaign which addresses the inequalities faced by young people with learning difficulties or disabilities.
Hereward College is extremely proud of the achievements of all of their learners and the hugely committed and dedicated staff which support them.
The tender project is seeking to appoint a Contractor whose initiative and innovation will be welcomed for the provision of cleaning services within the facilities for Hereward College. The high quality service levels proposed, should maintain excellent standards throughout, resulting in a pleasant environment for both the students and staff.
The basis and rationale that the Client requires the successful contractor to operate to at all times, is being able to provide a College that is fit for purpose and that the Contractor is proactive in the management of the contract, thus ensuring that all specifications are achieved and that the frequency of cleans is as detailed within the Tender Specification.
The contract being tendered is for three years in duration from 1 August 2022 until 31 July 2025, with the option to extend the contract term for a further term of up to two years and will be fixed price in nature, with the Supplier invoicing the Client for one-twelfth of the annual cost on a monthly basis.
It should be noted that the successful contractor will be expected to bring to the contract: innovation; new equipment; and cleaning methods, with BICSc standards being achieved as a minimum, thus ensuring that the highest levels of cleanliness are maintained in all areas at all times and also ensuring that the productivity of the cleaning operatives is enhanced moving forward into the new contract term.
At present 11 cleaning operatives are employed to 240 hours per week, Monday to Friday, which includes a Contract Supervisor undertaking cleaning and non-cleaning duties. There is also a cleaner present in College during the day.
The value of the current contract is circa £163,000.00 + VAT which includes:
•Window cleaning 2 x per annum
•The cleaning of residential blocks and the Lodge
•Carpet / soft furnishing shampooing as required, with a full clean at least annually
•The cleaning of all computers
•Special event cleaning for lettings / parents evenings as required ~ approximately 10 days per annum
•Internal and external litter picking
•External Multi Use Games Area ~ sweep and wash with neutral detergent, 2 x per annum
•All periodic duties
Whilst the College prioritises value for money as a key objective of the Competitive Tender Process, the Governing body is not obliged to accept the lowest price.
The College’s objectives:
•To build upon the already improved standards of cleanliness within the College, with a focus on attention to detail
•To receive a service that complies with the service standards
•To receive consistently high-quality cleaning standards, via a motivated and fully staffed workforce
•To generate an welcoming learning environment for all students, within the College
See SQ document for more details
II.2.5) Award criteria:
II.2.11) Information about 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
II.2.14) Additional information: Not Provided
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Restricted
IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No
A dynamic purchasing system was set up: No
IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: No
IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes
IV.2) Administrative information
IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJEU: 2021/S 000-028494
IV.2.9) Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice
The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice: No
Section V: Award of contract
Award Of Contract (No.1)
Contract No: 028494
Lot Number: Not Provided
Title: Not Provided
A contract/lot is awarded: Yes
V.2) Award of contract
V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract: 17/06/2022
V.2.2) Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 5
Number of tenders received from SMEs: Not Provided
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: Not Provided
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: Not Provided
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 5
V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No
Cleantec Services Limited, 04155336
Unit 2, Handford Court, Garston Lane, Watford, WD25 9EJ, United Kingdom
NUTS Code: UKH23
The contractor is an SME: Yes
V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: Not Provided
Total value of the contract/lot: 516,377.24
V.2.5) Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.3) Additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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VI.4) Procedures for review
VI.4.1) Review body
Bramston Crescent, Tile Hill, Coventry, CV4 9SW, United Kingdom
VI.4.3) Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures: Not Provided
VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 02/08/2022