United Kingdom-Kilmarnock: Industrial units construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.east-ayrshire.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00223
Section II: Object
Design and Build of New Speculative Industrial units at Moorfield Ind. Bus. Park, Kilmarnock.
The Conditions of Contract shall be the ‘Design and Build Contract for use in Scotland (ref DB/Scot) 2011 Edition’, subject to the amendments noted within.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
For the purpose of this Contract, all Electrical Subcontractors (including the Main Contractor if appropriate) proposed to be used on this Project must have Registration with either ‘NICEIC (Approved Contractor Scheme)’ or ‘SELECT (Approved Certifier of Construction Scheme)’ or equivalent throughout the entire Contract period, and all Employees (including Employees of Electrical Subcontractors) must have appropriate trade certification.
For the purpose of this Contract, all Mechanical Subcontractors (including the Main Contractor if appropriate) proposed to be used on this Project must have Registration with either ‘HVCA (Member status)’ or ‘CIPHE (Member status)’ or equivalent throughout the entire Contract period, and all Employees of Mechanical Subcontractors must have appropriate trade certification.
For the purpose of this Contract, all Gas Sub-Contractors (including the Main Contractor if appropriate) must be on the current Capita Gas Safe Register of Gas Installers or equivalent at a commercial level throughout the entire Contract period. It is also required by the authorities that any operative employed to do gas work will have to be reported to Capita, and their fees paid as stipulated.
For the purpose of this Contract, the company which will carry out the Solar Photovoltaic installation must be on the current Micro-generation Certification Scheme (MCS) database of certified installers at the time of installation. It is also required by the Authority that all micro-generation products used are MCS certified to ensure that the installation qualifies for the Feed-in Tariff (FiTs) and that all MCS Certification is passed to the Employers Agent as part of the handover process.
EAC will commission an independent third party credit report from Experian using the Company Registration number supplied by the bidder. Any bidder who does not meet EAC's minimum threshold of a Commercial Delphi Score of 50 out of 100 will have the ESPD submission regarded as a ‘Fail’ and will not be considered further. Credit reports from other agencies will not be considered.
It is the bidder's responsibility to ensure that all information held by Experian is current and accurate on the submission date of this ESPD. EAC will not enter into discussions with bidders who fail to ensure that their Experian scores are accurate by the due submission date.
It is a requirement of this Contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded Contract, the insurances indicated below.
Employers (Compulsory) Liability Insurance = 10 000 000 GBP in respect of each claim without limit to the number of claims.
Public and Products Liability Insurance = 10 000 000 GBP in respect of each claim without limit to the number of claims.
Contract Works Insurance = Option A applies.
Professional Indemnity Insurance = 10 000 000 GBP in respect of each claim without limit to the number of claims.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is Project_8002. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343
A sub-contract clause has been included in this contract. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2363
Community benefits are included in this requirement. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2361
A summary of the expected community benefits has been provided as follows:
The successful tenderer will therefore be required to provide a range of opportunities for the wider Community including learning and knowledge exchange in a variety of different formats to include (but not necessarily limited to):
— Work experience placements for older children of local Academies.
— Employment opportunities for older children of local Academies, including internships.
— Opportunities for sponsorship for individual students / groups and / or learning facilities and equipment.
— Opportunities for Community Projects.
— Competitions and Commissioning.
— Consultation and engagement with local community.
(SC Ref: 479172).