Public Sector Network Tender Alert


386744-2012: UK-Oakham: highway maintenance work

Provision of a highways, street lighting and highways structures maintenance and new works term contract to cover both maintenance of the network and smaller capital works up to an indicative ceiling of 250 000 GBP per project.
The contract is envisaged to include the provision or organisation of the provision of services which include but may not be limited to:
1) Highways maintenance;
2) Professional services for highways;
3) Construction and maintenance work for bridges;
4) Traffic control, street lighting and street furniture provision and maintenance;
5) Gully cleansing and emptying;
6) Drainage works;
7) Winter maintenance services, including provision of vehicles.
The Council intends to use a contract based on the Midlands Highways Alliance (MHA) NEC contract, and bidders will be expected to comply with the Midland Highways Alliances's standard collaboration arrangements.
An open book costing arrangement is envisaged.
A salt barn will be provided.

Ref: No reference provided,


Rutland County Council
Council Offices, Catmose
For the attention of: Neil Tomlinson
LE15 6HP Oakham
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority:
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Rutland County Council
Council Offices, Catmose
Contact point(s): Monitoring Officer
For the attention of: Geoff Pook
LE15 6HP Oakham
Telephone: +44 1572722577
Internet address:

Contract value: Expenditure in the past year has been some 3 200 000 GBP. Over a 10 year period total expenditure is expected to be in the range 25 GBP to 40 000 000 GBP.Estimated value excluding VAT: Range: between 25 000 000,00 and 40 000 000,00 GBP

Published: 6 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 1 Feb 2013