Public Sector Network Tender Alert


GB-Telford: Network Infrastructure Cabling

Telford and Wrekin Council is a Unitary located in the North East Shropshire in the West Midlands. Our main offices are located in 4 buildings together with some small satellite offices throughout the borough. The Authority is also responsible for cabling local Authority Schools, currently 203. The Authority is seeking to award a contract for infrastructure cabling and associated peripherals which will comprise of the following elements: • Supply, installation and commissioning of all Cat5e, Cat 6 & Cat 6A network cabling including data ports, patch panels, trunking, cabinets where applicable. • Supply, installation and commissioning of all fibre systems. • Installation of Wireless Access Points. • Consultancy services for the provision of new installations. • Integration with third party external partners, ensuring installations follow agreed Health & Safety Standards. • Project management of the implementation, in conjunction with the Authority’s project manager. • The provision of documentation indicating cabling routes and the cable numbering used. The Authority also requires support and maintenance to include all existing cabling infrastructure within the Authority’s premises including school sites. Suppliers must read through this set of instructions and follow the process to access, correspond and respond to this opportunity. If you experience any difficulties at any time during the tender process please contact the Delta eSourcing Helpdesk on call 0845 270 7050 or email The information and/or documents for this opportunity are available on You must register on this site to respond, if you are already registered you will not need to register again, simply use your existing username and password. Please note there is a password reminder link on the homepage. Suppliers must log in, go to your Response Manager and add the following Access Code: WFE6Q7T775 . Please ensure you follow any instruction provided to you here. Communication will only be accepted via ‘email the buyer’ through the tenderbox. . Written replies will be provided to all enquiries and any points of clarification or information will be circulated to prospective tenderers via the delta email system. The deadline for submitting your response(s) is Monday 18th February at 12noon. Your PQQ must be completed and submitted electronically by using the tenderbox through Please ensure that you allow yourself at least 2 hours when responding to this invite prior to the closing date and time, especially if you have been asked to upload documents. If you are uploading multiple documents you will have to individually load one document at a time or you can opt to zip all documents in an application like WinZip. If you experience any technical difficulties please contact the Delta eSourcing Helpdesk on call 0845 270 7050 or email


Telford & Wrekin Council
Darby House,Lawn Central
Martin Payne

Contract value: 50000.00 - 100000.00GBP

Published: 14 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 18 Feb 2013