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University of Leeds: 3633 - STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope

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Notice Summary
Title: 3633 - STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope
Notice type: Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency Notice
Authority: University of Leeds
Nature of contract: Not applicable
Procedure: Award without prior publication
Short Description: The University of Leeds intends to enter into a contract with Photon lines to purchase a STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope
Published: 10/07/2019 13:12

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UK-Leeds: Laboratory, optical and precision equipments (excl. glasses).

Preliminary Questions
   This notice is published by:
   Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1) Name and addresses
       University of Leeds
       Purchasing Office, 1 - 3 Lifton Villas, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JZ, United Kingdom
       Tel. +44 1133434339, Email: S.J.Greaves@leeds.ac.uk
       Contact: Fiona Coleman
       Main Address: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/
       NUTS Code: UKE42

I.4) Type of the contracting authority (in the case of a notice published by a contracting authority)
      Body governed by public law

I.5) Main Activity (in the case of a notice published by a contracting authority)
      Education


Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement
   
   II.1.1) Title: 3633 - STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope.
      Reference number: 3633
      
   II.1.2) Main CPV code:
      38000000 - Laboratory, optical and precision equipments (excl. glasses).
   
   II.1.3) Type of contract: SUPPLIES
   
   II.1.4) Short Description: The University of Leeds intends to enter into a contract with Photon lines to purchase a STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope
   
   II.1.6) Information about lots
      This contract is divided into lots: No

   II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
      Value: 244,597.45      
      Currency: GBP


II.2) Description

   II.2.2) Additional CPV codes:
      Not provided

   II.2.3) Place of performance:
      UKE42 Leeds
   
   
   II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
    University of Leeds intends to enter into a contract with Photon Lines LTD for the procurement of a STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope.    
   
   II.2.5) Award criteria
   (Directive 2014/24/EU / Directive 2014/25/EU)
               
    Not provided       
      
      
   II.2.11) Information about options:
      Options:    No       
   
   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) Description
   
   IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union in the cases listed below         
   
   IV.1.3) Information about framework agreement
         The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No    
   
   IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
         The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No
         
IV.2)Administrative Information

   IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure:
      Notice number in OJ S: Not provided       
   
Section V: Award Of Contract/Concession
      
Award of Contract/Concession No: 1
Contract No: 3633   Lot Number: Not Provided    Title: Not Provided

V.2) Award of contract/concession
      
      V.2.1) Date of contract award decision: 08/07/2019.
      
      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/concessionaire, No. 1:
          Photon Lines LTD
       Bloxham Mill, Bloham, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 4FF, United Kingdom
       Tel. +44 1295724225
       NUTS Code: UKJ14
   The contractor/concessionaire will be an SME: Yes    
   
         
      V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot/concession:
         Initial estimated total value of the contract: 244,597.45          
         Total value of the contract/lot/concession 244,597.45         
         Currency: GBP

      V.2.5) Information about subcontracting:
         The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No          


Section VI: Complementary Information

   VI.3) Additional Information:
      To view this notice, please click here:
https://neupc.delta-esourcing.com/delta/viewNotice.html?noticeId=412723186
GO-2019710-PRO-15081503 TKR-2019710-PRO-15081502   
   VI.4) Procedures for review
   
      VI.4.1) Review Body
          High Courts of England and Wales
       Strand, London, United Kingdom
   
      V1.4.2) Body responsible for mediation procedures:
                University of Leeds
       Purchasing Office, 1 - 3 Lifton Villas, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JZ, United Kingdom
       Tel. +44 1133434104.

      VI.4.3) Review procedure
      Not Provided    
      
      VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
          University of Leeds
       Purchasing Office, 1 - 3 Lifton Villas, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JZ, United Kingdom
       Tel. +44 1133434104
   
   VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 10/07/2019


Annex D1 - General Procurement
Justification for the award of the contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union
Directive 2014/24/EU


2. Other justification for the award of the contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union

   The procurement falls outside the scope of application of the directive: Yes

3. Explanation

   Please explain in a clear and comprehensive manner why the award of the contract without prior publication in the Official Journal of the European Union is
   lawful, by stating the relevant facts and, as appropriate, the conclusions of law in accordance with the directive: (500 words maximum)
   The University of Leeds intends to enter into a contract with Photon Lines LTD for the procurement of a STEDYCON Super- Resolution Microscope. The STEDYCON is a nanoscope that can be attached to a wide range of microscopes to convert them to a super-resolution microscope and is only available from Aberrior Instruments. There is no equivalent in the marketplace. The STEDYCON attachment is named in a Grant Offer from the BBSRC. Photonlines is the UK distributor of Aberrior Equipment.
   

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