Stavanger municipality would like to use this prior information notice to inform interested parties that a competition will be announced for a new contract period for the management of Boganes nursing home in spring 2017. The nursing home is located in the Hinna district in the south of the municipality and it has a total of 64 places. The nursing home has been run by Aleris AS since 1.10.2011.
The executive committee in Stavanger municipality has decided that Stavanger municipality shall submit a tender to run the nursing home under municipal management. Stavanger municipality will participate in the competition on equal terms with other tenderers. The executive committee in Stavanger municipality has also decided that the price that will form the basis shall be the equivalent cost for the management of other nursing homes and that the competition will be on quality. The decision adopted by the executive committee 26.1.2017 is attached.
The procurement will mainly consist of the management of Boganes nursing home with the following main functions, however, emphasis is put on the fact that there can be some changes in the tender documentation.
56 long term places in 7 units, each with 8 places, for users with a need for long term 24 hour care in an institution. This is to include 2 units, each with 8 places, that are adapted for persons with dementia.
One palliative unit with 8 short term places.
10 places in a day centre for persons with dementia (option).
Cafe and kiosk in the nursing home (option).
There are 50 sheltered accommodation flats in the neighbouring area. The sheltered accommodation flats are served by municipal personnel who have an office, meeting room and cloakrooms in the nursing home. Residents, visitors and employees in the sheltered accommodation flats shall be able to use the nursing home's cafe, kiosk and activity premises.
The contract will be valid for 4 years from when the operation starts. The Contracting Authority has the option to extend the contract for an additional 1 + 1 year on the same terms.
Any transfer of the entity to a new provider of operational services is to be seen as a business transfer in accordance with the Working Environment Act.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions Norway AS has been awarded a contract in a competition for a framework agreement for the hire of multi-functional machines.
Kolumbus would like to enter into a framework agreement, via this tender contest, with a business partner for the coming years for the provision of design services within the four points below. The purpose is to find a business partner who can help us with good and customer friendly design solutions which help us appear professional and comprehensive.
The tenderer shall as needed and by agreement, provide assistance as a strategic sparring partner when it comes to the use of Kolumbus' visual profile and assistance in connection with production and execution of:
Web and interface design;
The tenderer shall throughout their assistance actively contribute to further implementation of Kolumbus' profile where there is a need for profiling/re-profiling and in new areas, in the most cost-effective manner. Furthermore, the tenderer shall actively contribute to the further development and refining of Kolumbus'expression and profile.
The work will often be in close cooperation with other relevant suppliers to Kolumbus, such as advertising agencies, suppliers of other digital services, operators, as well as a close cooperation with Kolumbus'internal departments.
Stavanger and Rennesøy municipalities [the Contracting Authority] shall implement a tender contest where the objective is to enter into a framework agreement for the emptying of interceptors for sludge in the municipalities, in accordance with the municipalities' obligations stated in the Pollution Control Act §§ 26, 30 and 34, concerning collection of consumer waste, as well as other accompanying regulations. Finnøy municipality shall have an option to enter into the framework agreement.
The contracting authority will in the close future publish a tender contest for a framework agreement on the emptying of interceptors sludge. Stavanger municipality will use Mercell as a communications channel for the process up until the publication of a tender notice.
Needs description — possibility for input.
In the coming period we will work on our own understanding and description of the need that this framework agreement shall cover.
The Contracting Authority hereby invites all interested parties to submit input regarding environmental improving measures for the future tender contest which the parties consider important for achieving a good service and a good tender contest. The Contracting Authority particularly requests input in relation to the business' use of, and the availability of vehicles with EURO 5, EURO 6 or equivalent standards, and whether the requirement for EURO 6 standard or an equivalent standard will result in increased prices and fewer tenders.
If suppliers have information on these needs, possibilities or challenges that we ought to know about, we would like to get input on this. We request that such input is brief and submitted via the communication module for this prior information notice. The input shall be available via Mercell within one week from this prior information notice.