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Repairs & maintenance at the former HMS Daedalus

The Homes and Communities Agency wish to appoint a single contractor for various maintenance and repairs at the former HMS Daedalus, Lee on Solent, Gosport, Hampshire which includes but are not limited to the following types of works: • Structural work • Cladding repairs and replacement (walls and roof) • Working at heights • Door repairs, fabrication and replacement (standard doors and hangar doors) • Window repairs and replacement • Gutter and gullies repairs, replacement and clearance • Possible asbestos • Repointing • Leak detection • Drainage (underground) • Brickwork repairs • Lining panel repairs replacement • Vinyl floor repairs (possible replacement) • Party wall repairs • Potential working in adverse weather conditions The maintenance and repairs are to be undertaken at 5 buildings (4x hangars and 1x workshop). 3 of the buildings are currently occupied. All five buildings are old and have aged and dated infrastructure. (3 hangars date back to 1918) The former HMS Daedalus is situated on an exposed position on the Solent and due to this the site is subject to adverse weather conditions, including high winds, all year round. There is a possibility that the 4 month project duration may be extended if there is continued poor weather. It should be noted that there is an active airfield on the site, one of the buildings is listed and another is in a conservation area. Please visit for further information on the former HMS Daedalus.

Ref: HCAP13100,


Buying Force Ltd on behalf of the HCA
48 Warwick Street
Oliver Livick / Darren Pettit
0207 392 7379

Contract value: 600000.00 - 750000.00GBP

Published: 11 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 25 Jan 2013