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The contract is for the supply of honeycomb catalyst layers for 1 285-MWe coal fired boiler at Moneypoint Generating Station. The layers will be installed in a high dust SCR plant. There are 2 SCR reactors per unit which are situated between the ...

Contract award notice - utilities

Directive 2004/17/EC

Section I: Contracting entity

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

ESB
27 Lower Fitzwilliam Street
Contact point(s): ESB Generation and Wholesale Markets
For the attention of: Martha Maher
2 Dublin
IRELAND
Telephone: +353 214656637
E-mail:
Fax: +353 16384603

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting entity: www.esb.ie

I.2)Main activity
Electricity
I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities
The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
GWM4277 Moneypoint Unit 2 SCR New Catalyst Layers.
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: Ireland.
II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):

The contract is for the supply of honeycomb catalyst layers for 1 285-MWe coal fired boiler at Moneypoint Generating Station. The layers will be installed in a high dust SCR plant. There are 2 SCR reactors per unit which are situated between the economiser and the air-heaters. Each Reactor has 3 layers of honeycomb catalyst currently installed (Layer 1, 2 and 3), with each Reactor Layer made up of 42 individual catalyst modules comprising a total catalyst volume of approx. 78m3.

This contract involves the supply of a new replacement catalyst Layer 1, for each of the 2 Reactors in Moneypoint Unit 2 (total of 84 modules and 156m3 of catalyst). Also included in the supply is the necessary sealing materials and screens over the catalyst layers. It is proposed to install these 2 new layers in Unit 2 in Aug 2016.

ESB Moneypoint Generating Station is located in the Shannon estuary in the south west of Ireland, near Kilrush in Co Clare. The site is located on the north bank of the River Shannon, 5 km east of Kilrush. Access is available to the site by road or by sea. The port of Dublin is 265 km distant, the port of Cork is 210 km distant and the port of Limerick is 85 km distant.
Prospective Tenderers will be required to provide on site technical assistance during the installation works which would be completed by a local mechanical contractor. Prospective tenderers must also have the capacity to store the catalyst layers in the event of unit outage dates changing.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

42162000, 65410000

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Negotiated with a call for competition
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender
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 entity:
GWM4277
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2015/S 250-459379 of 26.12.2015

Section V: Award of contract

V.1)Award and contract value
Contract No: GWM4277
Lot title: GWM4277 Moneypoint Unit 2 SCR New Catalyst Layers
V.1.1)Date of contract award decision:
19.4.2016
V.1.2)Information about offers

Number of offers received: 3
Number of offers received by electronic means: 3

V.1.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Cormetech Inc.
Treyburn Corporate Park, 5000 International Drive, North Carolina
27712 Durham
UNITED STATES
Telephone: +919 6203000
E-mail:
Internet address: www.cormetech.com

V.1.4)Information on value of contract
V.1.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: no
V.1.6)Price paid for bargain purchases

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:
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

The High Court (after consultation with the ESB)
Chief Registrar, Four Courts, Inns Quay
7 Dublin
IRELAND
Telephone: +353 18886000

VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:
29.4.2016