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Supply, integration and initial support of a GBAD BMC4I capability.

Contract award notice for contracts in the field of defence and security

Supplies

Directive 2009/81/EC

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Ministry of Defence, ISTAR, Joint Sensor and Engagement Networks Team (JSENS)
JSENs DT, McIntosh 0 #0012, Abbey Wood
Contact point(s): DES JSENS-SACC-Comrcl-SCP1
BS34 8JH Bristol
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 03067983906
E-mail:

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority/entity: https://www.gov.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
I.3)Main activity
Defence
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)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Supply, integration and initial support of a GBAD BMC4I capability.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Supplies
Purchase
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: United Kingdom.

NUTS code UK

II.1.3)Information on framework agreement
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
Command, Control, Communication and Computer systems. The requirement is to deliver a Ground Based Air Defence (GBAD) capability along with an initial support solution for up to 5 years. This includes delivery of Battle Management Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (BMC4I) functionality, integrated with networked Land-Ceptor Launchers into a primary Fire Control Centre (FCC) which will centrally Command and Control missile engagements within the context of a wider Air Defence Command and Control (C2) Battle Management (ADBM) environment.
An alternate FCC with medium mobility and capable of operating independently, shall also be delivered in the event that the primary FCC / Control and Reporting Centre (CRC) are disabled. The BMC4I provider is responsible for delivering and supporting the alternate FCC.
The BMC4I provider is the key systems integrator of the capability including provision of communications links and integration with existing in-service communications infrastructure, as required whilst conforming to MoD rules on communications infrastructure provision.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

35710000

II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 67 347 340 GBP
Excluding VAT

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
Negotiated with publication of a contract notice
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Technical Criteria. Weighting 50
2. Price. Weighting 50
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
JSENs/00124
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2015/S 032-054096 of 14.2.2015

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: JSENS/00124
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
15.12.2016
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 5
Number of offers received by electronic means: 5
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd
PO Box 2250
Haifa
Israel
E-mail:

V.4)Information on value of contract
Initial estimated total value of the contract:
Value: 100 000 000 GBP
Excluding VAT
Total final value of the contract:
Value: 67 347 340 GBP
Excluding VAT
If annual or monthly value:
Number of years: 5
V.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: 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:

Advertising Regime OJEU: This contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), the MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin and www.contracts.mod.uk

Contract Award:
The total final value of the contract as specified in Section V.4 of this Contract Award Notice includes the delivery of the system, integration and initial support, options for the provision of additional support and a limit of liability of 2.551M GBP for repairs, Post Design Services, ad hoc tasks and provision of training.
Contract Duration:
The Contract duration is for a period of 5 years for delivery and initial support up to 2023, with contract options for further support up to 2025.
Award Criteria:
Most Economically Advantageous Tender. The full list of criteria and associated weightings for this requirement was provided within the ITN. Criteria included Commercial criteria (pass/fail) and Technical criteria (subject to a threshold score) and Price. GO Reference: GO-201727-DCB-9540089.
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Ministry of Defence, ISTAR, Joint Sensor and Engagement Networks Team (JSENS)
McIntosh 0, #0012, MOD Abbey Wood
BS34 8JH Bristol
United Kingdom

Body responsible for mediation procedures

Ministry of Defence, ISTAR, Joint Sensor and Engagement Networks Team (JSENS)
McIntosh 0, #0012, MOD Abbey Wood
BS34 8JH Bristol
United Kingdom

VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

Ministry of Defence, ISTAR, Joint Sensor and Engagement Networks Team (JSENS)
McIntosh 0, #0012, MOD Abbey Wood
BS34 8JH Bristol
United Kingdom

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:
7.2.2017