Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Ceisteanna (319)

Martin Heydon

Ceist:

319. Deputy Martin Heydon asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the contracts his Department and agencies under his remit are engaged in for the provision of security services; the name of each contractor; the procurement process involved; the duration of each contract; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30234/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

Security services for the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, including opening and closing of buildings and alarm activation call outs, are usually provided by Service Officers who are Civil Servants in each building. However, in some instances, where there are no Service Officers in a building, additional security services are needed. Details of companies contracted directly by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine are outlined below. In some cases, a tender document is at an advanced stage of preparation while others are under review.

Name of Provider

Procurement Process Undertaken

Duration of Contract

Comments

G4S Cash Solutions

Three quotations sought

2 years with 2 possible extensions of 12 months each

Cash in Transit Service

Key Guard Security

OGP procured contract

2 years with 2 possible extensions of 12 months each

RVO Tipperary Town

Key Guard Security

Three quotations sought

1 year with 2 possible extensions of 12 months each

Relief security Cavan

Key Guard Security

Three quotations sought

6 months with 2 possible extensions of 1 month each

Temporary Open/Close Portlaoise

Group 4 Securicor

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly

RVO Limerick

Quirke Security

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly

RVO Tralee

Rapid Response Security

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly

Navan

Synergy Security

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly

Cork RVL and RVO

Dan Hartnett

Direct Invitation / 3 quotes Aug 2017

12 months subject to annual review. Will be included in OGP tender process shortly.

National Seafood Centre, Clonakilty

Mid West Alarms

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly as part of OGP process

Limerick RVL

Sentry Security

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortlyas part of OGP process

Kilkenny RVL

Alarm Control 24

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly as part of OGP process

Athlone RVL

Power Right

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly as part of OGP process

Sligo RVL

Force 10

Preparation for tender through OGP is at an advanced stage

To be determined shortly as part of OGP process

Sandyford Store

As regards the twelve State Bodies under the aegis of my Department, the information requested is an operational matter for the State Bodies themselves. I have referred the Deputy’s question to the Agencies and have requested that a response should issue within 10 days.

* Facilities Management Services are also provided at Backweston Campus and at Drumshanbo, which include security services, by Apleona and Aramark