United Kingdom-Belfast: Building construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.choice-housing.org/
Section II: Object
Main Contractor at Sallagh Park South.
We wish to appoint a main contractor to undertake the new build construction of 2 no. new build complex needs wheelchair bungalow social housing units at Sallagh Park South, Larne for the following mix of accommodation:
— 1 no. 6 person 5 bedroom wheelchair bungalow
— 1 no. 4 person 3 bedroom wheelchair bungalow
The scheme has been programmed to commence on site on or prior to 31.3.2018 for inclusion in the 2017/18 Social Housing Development Programme.
The contract is for the provision of 2no new build social housing accommodation at Sallagh Park South, Larne to create:
— 1no. 6 person 5 bedroom complex needs wheelchair bungalow
— 1no. 4 person 3 bedroom complex needs wheelchair bungalow
Please note this mix may be subject to change based on the outcome of a planning application.
The site is a brownfield site located within a residential area. There was previously housing on the site which has now been demolished. The land has been grassed over and is now Temporary Open Space (Planning Ref: F/2012/0283/F).
Site surveys are still to be undertaken.
The contractor will be responsible for all services etc. to develop this site and for providing, prior to completion, the relevant statutory approvals and documentation.
The scheme is to be on site early 2018. The contract period is anticipated to be 9 months.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
To be detailed in the procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The cost of responding to the pre-qualification package (PQQP) and any subsequent tender information and/or participation exercise in the procurement process generally will be borne solely by the economic operator participating. A Memorandum of Information and pre-qualification questionnaire package (PQQP) is available in respect of the project referred to in Section I) above. Economic operators should note that the Contracting Authority reserves the right to cancel this procurement process at any stage. Any expenditure, work or effort undertaken prior to the contract award is at the sole risk of the economic operator participating in this procurement process. All discussions and correspondence will be deemed strictly ‘Subject to Contract’ until a formal contract is entered into. The formal contract shall not be binding until it has been signed and dated by the duly authorised representatives of the parties. Any date given in Section IV) above is a best estimate at the time of dispatch. The Contracting Authority reserves the right to extend any such date. Neither the publication of this Notice nor the employment of any particular terminology or any other indication shall be taken to mean that the Contracting Authority intends to hold itself bound by Directive 2014/24/EU (as Amended) as implemented by the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.