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GB-Telford: Education and training services.

Section I: Contracting Authority
Title: GB-Telford: Education and training services.
I.1)Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
Telford & Wrekin Council
Borough of Telford & Wrekin, Civic Offices, Coach Central, Telford, TF3 4HD, United Kingdom
Tel. 01952 383 729, Fax. ., Email:, URL:, URL:, URL:
Contact: Corporate Procurement, Attn: Rachel Best - Please access documents via Delta

I.2)Type of contracting authority and main activity or activities
Regional or local authority
General Public Services
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: No

Section II: Object Of The Contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Telford & Wrekin Learning Platform
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works:

Service Category: 24
Do you agree to the publication of this notice?: Yes
Region Codes: UKG21 - Telford and Wrekin
II.1.3)The notice involves:
Not Provided
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
Education and training services. Educational software package. It is the intention of the authority to tender for a learning platform, comprising sorftware, services and support to meet the diverse needs of the local authority, it's schools and other learining centres. The application needs to support in the region of 25,000 puplis and staff. The authority envisages the majority of its schools (13 secondary, 4 special and 57 Primary Schools) using the learning platform. The application needs to be able to meet the authrity's current and future legal requirements. The procurement of a new learning platform will be seen as an opportunity to build on the functionality of the existing provision and strengthen the tools and services available to enhance learning. It is the Authority's intention to offer this contract as three lots namely: A)MIS B)VLE C)ID Management Tenderers can bid for individual lots or any combination thereof. It is essential that the successful bidder for any of the lots works with the other potential suppliers to provide a fully integrated solution to meet the authority's current and future needs.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary:
80000000 - Education and training services.
48190000 - Educational software package.
II.1.6)Contract covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

II.2)Total Final Value Of Contract(s)
Value: 74137900
Currency: GBP
Excluding VAT: Yes

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Type Of Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Open
IV.2)Award Criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria: The most economically advantageous tender in terms of:

Criteria - Weighting

Written Submission - 50.0
Presentation - 15.0
Usability - 15.0
Value for money - 20.0

IV.2.2)An electronic auction has been used: No

IV.3)Administrative Information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority: KS TWLP 2009
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract: Yes

Notice on a buyer profile
Notice number in OJ: 2009/S 168 - 242441 of 28/08/2009

Other previous publications: No

Section V: Award Of Contract

1: Award And Contract Value
Contract No: Not Provided

V.1)Date Of Contract Award: 01/01/2011
V.2)Number Of Offers Received: Not Provided
V.3)Name And Address Of Economic Operator To Whom The Contract Has Been Awarded:
Official name: Serco Learning
Postal address: Winchester House, Stephenson┐s Way , Wyvern Business Park
Town: Derby
Postal code: DE21 6BF
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: 07738 894858
Fax: 01332 660111
Internet address:
V.4)Information On Value Of Contract
Total final value of the contract
Value: 741379
Currency: GBP
Excluding VAT: Yes
If annual or monthly value:
Number of years: 5
V.5)The Contract Is Likely To Be Sub-Contracted: No

Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.1) Contract related to a project and/or programme financed by Community Funds: No

VI.2)Additional Information:
GO-201145-PRO-2280399 TKR-201145-PRO-2280398
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures:
Telford & Wrekin Council
Borough of Telford & Wrekin, Civic Offices, Coach Central , Telford, TF3 3HD, United Kingdom
Contact: Head of Legal Services
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals: Not Provided
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:
Telford & Wrekin Council
Borough of Telford & Wrekin, Civic Offices, Coach Central, Telford, TF3 4HD, United Kingdom
Contact: Head of Legal Services

VI.4)Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 05/04/2011

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