United Kingdom-Cardiff: Construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://wales.gov.uk/?skip=1&lang=en
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA0007
Section II: Object
Highway Finishing Contract Phase 7.
Swansea Waterfront is a major regeneration project currently being delivered by Welsh Government and has become one of Wales' premier waterfront destinations, acting as a catalyst for the wider regeneration of Swansea and the surrounding area. It has set ambitious new standards for innovation and design, creating a high-quality waterfront environment that is making Swansea an international destination.
SA1 has become a fully integrated mixed-use development comprising the renovating of existing and the construction of new commercial, residential, retail and leisure facilities. Green areas such as the new Technium and Ice House Squares and public art provide a vibrant and attractive environment in which to live, work or visit.
The next phases of construction will include the provision of further site infrastructure, new highways, upgrading of existing highways, drainage and public realm, footway/cycleway bridge, culverts, landscaping and maritime related works.
The contract duration is 36 months. The Welsh Ministers reserve the right to extend the contract by up to an additional 12 months.
The highest scoring 5 organisations, who score above the 60 % threshold and are compliant in all areas, will be invited to tender.
This contract will be for 36 months with an option to extend for up to a further 12 months.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please see contract documents.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Note: the authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. To obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales at http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=64539
The Contractor shall ensure that all contracts with Subcontractors and Suppliers which the Contractor intends to procure following the Award date, and which the Contractor has not, before the date of this Contract, already planned to award to a particular Subcontractor or Supplier, are advertised through the Sell2Wales portal (www.sell2wales.co.uk ) and awarded following a fair, open, transparent and competitive process proportionate to the nature and value of the contract.
Under the terms of this contract the successful supplier(s) will be required to deliver Community Benefits in support of the authority's economic and social objectives. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations. The Community Benefits included in this contract are:
Please see information within the tender documents.
The buyer considers that this contract is suitable for consortia.