PIRELY 2020/6 Gross procurement of public transport services in the Valkeakoski region
The Pirkanmaa Center for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment will tender for the joint procurement of the City of Valkeakoski and the Pirkanmaa ELY Center for the provision of public transport services in the Valkeakoski region for the contract period 7.6.2021–31.5.2026. The object to be competed includes the operation of lines 51 (Valkeakoski – Tampere), 53 (Valkeakoski – Lempäälä) and Valkeakoski local traffic. Route descriptions and timetables are defined in Appendix 4 Definition of the competition destination. Performance amounts are described in Appendix 6 Performance Calculation. The traffic is procured on a gross contract, which means a public transport service contract within the meaning of the Service Contracts Regulation (1370/2007) and the Special Sectors Procurement Act (1398/2016), where the ticket revenue risk is borne by the subscriber.
The ticketing, payment and information system for public transport in the Tampere region (Nysse) will be introduced in the acquired traffic.
No traffic shall be granted on an exclusive basis under this Agreement.
Valkeakoski, Lempäälä and Tampere.
The object of the acquisition includes year-round traffic on line 51 (Valkeakoski – Tampere) (Mon – Sun), traffic on line 53 (Valkeakoski – Lempäälä) during the school year (Mon – Fri) and year-round traffic on local traffic in Valkeakoski (Mon – Sat). Details of the site are set out in the annexes to the call for tenders.
The agreement can be extended with a three (3) year option period. The decision to exercise the option period is made no later than six (6) months before the end of the actual contract period.
The option is for three (3) years. The exercise of the options is described in the invitation to tender and its annexes.
The tender documents define the limits of the annual change in performance. Changes larger than this will be negotiated separately with the carrier.