Public Sector Network Tender Alert


External Works & Paving

The University of Wolverhampton (the 'University') (including any entity which from time to time is a subsidiary of the University of Wolverhampton and any entity over which from time to time any of the entities defined in this paragraph either directly or indirectly exercises management or financial control, even though it may own less than (50%) of the shares and is prevented by law from owning a greater shareholding) wishes to enter into a contract (the "Contract") with a Contractor (the 'Contractor') for the repair, renewal and construction of paths, paving, car parks, roads, drainage, fencing and associated works to the University and its Entities. The University is seeking an agreement via Competitive Tenders ("Tenders") from suitably qualified organisations ("Tenderers") in response to this Invitation to Tender ("ITT") for the provision of the aforementioned Works. In order to allow this contract to be used for potential European Union funded projects we are notifying all tenderers that some works might be subject to part funding by the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme for England (2014-2020) or any other European Union Funded Programme. The opportunity will also be available for use by other Public Bodies in Wolverhampton and Partner Authorities in the West Midlands Combined Authority. The Contract is for the repair, renewal and construction of paths, paving, car parks, roads, drainage, fencing and associated works as described in the Particular Specification at each of the University Campuses. Separate Purchase Orders will be issued for each individual job. This requirement is not split into Lots. The need to coordinate the different contractors for the lots could seriously risk undermining the proper execution of the contract. The Contract Period shall commence on 1 October 2017 and shall end on 30 September 2020, with an option to extend for up to two further 12-month periods at the sole discretion of the Employer and subject to satisfactory performance by the Contractor and prior written confirmation by the Employer. The maximum Contract duration is therefore five (5) years. The Qualification section will be assessed on a pass/fail basis in accordance with the standard qualification questions implemented by PAS91. The requirements here include: • The Tenderer must have a minimum annual turnover of £750,000 • The Tenderer must have a Credit Safe Score of ≥30 • The Successful Contractor must have £5m Public Liability Insurance • The Successful Contractor must have £5m Employer's Liability Insurance • The Tenderer must hold a valid and existing Constructionline membership • The Tenderer must hold an accredited independent third party certificate of compliance with BS OHSAS 18001 / a relevant Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) certificate The deadline for submissions is 03rd July 2017, 09am. To respond to this opportunity follow this link

University of Wolverhampton
MX Building, Camp Street

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Published: 25 May 2017, Receipt by: 3 Jul 2017