Public Sector Network Tender Alert


410220-2012: UK-Coventry: Construction work for buildings relating to railway transport

Construction work for buildings relating to railway transport. Architectural, engineering and surveying services. Railway engineering services. Engineering design services. Engineering design services for the construction of civil engineering works. Design consultancy services. Construction project management services. A Contractor is required to assist in the delivery of Coventry to Nuneaton Rail Upgrade which Coventry City Council ('the Client') is managing. The Project will be administered as a 'Third Party Works' project in line with Network Rail's processes and procedures.
The Contractor is required to provide all multidisciplinary design and construct services to achieve all necessary approvals and outstanding consent required to permit implementation. To construct, test and commission in accordance with the project requirements.

Ref: PS/1863/JF,


Coventry City Council
5th Floor Spire House, New Union Street
For the attention of: Jennifer Fitzgerald
CV1 2PW Coventry
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Contract value: This contract will deliver station and rail infrastructure enabling works. The works covers such elements as new and extended platforms, retaining structures, lighting, power and telecommunications, track, overhead line and points heating.The scope requires the production of detailed designs through to implementation, testing, commissioning and handback.Contractors who wish to be selected to tender must be able to demonstrate their capability to undertake the work.For the purpose of evaluating the pre-qualification submissions the following non-exhaustive list of work should be considered:Site managementProject managementPlanning and possession managementDesign of new structuresDesign of structural repairsManage design interfacesManage stakeholder approvals and consentsManage third party stakeholder engagementManage interface with other contractors, rail operators and maintainersConstruct worksSupervision of worksRisk assessmentsUndertake SHEQ auditsSite locations are:-Coventry Station Bay PlatformCoventry ArenaBedworth StationBermuda Park Station.Please note: there is a separate contract for the delivery of the 'Rail Systems' (Signalling), and the Contractor (General) will be required to liaise and co-ordinate with the 'Rail Systems' contractor to ensure a smooth delivery of both aspects of the Project.The type of contract is fixed price, based on the ITT documentation. The form of contract will be based on a standard NEC form of contract in conjunction with the Contracting Authority's specification.Estimated value excluding VAT: Range: between 4 000 000 and 8 000 000 GBP

Published: 27 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 18 Feb 2013