United Kingdom-Wadebridge: Construction, foundation and surface works for highways, roads
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.viaem.co.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.viaem.co.uk/
Section II: Object
Highways Sub-Contractors (Via East Midlands).
Via East Midlands (Via) is seeking tenders from suitably experienced and qualified sub-contractors to develop a framework of specialists. The intention is to appoint sub-contractor specialists to assist Via in carrying out highways works whilst establishing a partnering relationship, ensuring that all parties work and act in a spirit of mutual trust and cooperation. The estimated annual spend is anticipated to be between 3 500 000 GBP to 4 800 000 GBP. The framework will consist of 20 main lots and 59 sub-lots relating to Volume 1 The Specification of Highway Works. A maximum of 6 sub-contractors may be appointed to each lot / sub-lot, excepting the Rights of Way works, where a maximum of 12 sub-contractors may be appointed to each sub-lot. It is expected that the framework agreement will run for an initial period of 2 years, with the option of 2, 1 year extensions, taking the agreement to a 4 year maximum term. The main place of performance will be the county of Nottinghamshire.
Series 100 — Preliminaries
Preliminaries, including compliance with construction, design and management regulations, provision of traffic and safety management and site welfare facilities.
The framework agreement has the option to extend for a further 24 months. The total estimated value stated in Section II.1.5) includes the option period.
Sub Lot 1.1 — Compliance with CDM 2015 Regulations.
Sub Lot 1.2 — Traffic and Safety Management.
Sub Lot 1.3 — Site Welfare Facilities (Temporary Site Accommodation).
Series 200 — Site Clearance Activities
General site clearance activities including highways related construction materials, tree removal, removal of existing bridge waterproofing and foot-way sidings.
Sub Lot 2.1 — General Site Clearance.
Sub Lot 2.2 — Removal of Individual Trees.
Sub Lot 2.3 — Removal of Bridge Waterproofing.
Sub Lot 2.4 — Foot-way Siding.
Series 300 — Fencing
Highways fencing, gates and stiles.
Series 400 — Road Restraint Systems (Vehicle and Pedestrian)
Pedestrian parapets, guardrails and cycle barriers.
Series 500 — Drainage and Surface Ducts
Highways surface water drainage and service ducts.
Series 600 — Earthworks
Earthworks excavation, fill, compaction and disposal of material.
Sub Lots 6.1 — Excavation, 6.2 — Deposition of Fill, 6.3 — Disposal of Material, 6.4 — Imported Fill, concrete and sub base, 6.5 — Compaction, 6.6 — Geotextiles, 6.7 — Soft Spots and other Voids, 6.8 — Disused gullies, 6.9 — Topsoiling, 6.10 — Grass seeding, 6.11 — Trial Pits, 6.12 — Completion of Formation and Sub-Formation, 6.13 — Breaking up and Perforation of Redundant Pavements.
Series 700 — Pavements
Construction of carriageway pavements.
Series 1100 — Kerbs, Footways and Paved Areas
Kerbing, footway and paving works.
Series 1200 — Traffic Signs and Road Markings
Traffic signs, road markings and bollards.
Sub Lot 9.1 — Traffic Signs.
Sub Lot 9.2 — Road Markings.
Sub Lot 9.3 — Permanent Bollards.
Sub Lot 9.4 — Pedestrian Refuge.
Series 1300 — Streetlighting
Streetlighting works including erection of lighting columns, installation of lanterns and associated brackets and mountings.
Series 1400 — Trenching, Cabling and Feeder Pillars
Streetlighting electrical works, including trenching, cabling and feeder pillar installation.
Series 1700 — Structural Concrete
In situ and structural concrete works including form-work, waterproofing, and steel reinforcement for structures.
Series 2400 — Brickwork, Blockwork and Stonework
Brick block and stone walling works, plus installation of gabion walling.
Sub Lot 13.1 — Brickwork.
Sub Lot 13.2 — Brickwork Repairs.
Sub Lot 13.3 — Stone Work.
Sub Lot 13.4 — Gabion Walling.
Carraigeway and Footway Patching
Carraigeway and footway patching works, including disposal.
Series 3000 — Landscape, Ecology and Arboricultural
Landscape, ecology and arboricultural works including vegetation clearance, seeding and turfing, tree surgery and landscape related construction and improvement works.
Sub Lots 15.1 — Ground Preparation, 15.2 — Seeding/Turfing, 15.3 — Tree Surgery, 15.4 — Tree Felling, 15.5 — Tree Removal, 15.6 — Arboricultural, 15.7 — Preliminaries, 15.8 — Clearance, 15.9 — Excavation, 15.10 — Brick/Block Walling, 15.11 — Kerbs/Edgings, 15.12 — Sub-Bases, 15.13 — Surfacing, 15.14 — Special Surfacing, 15.15 — Softworks, 15.16 — Fencing/Barriers, 15.17 — Site Furniture.
Series 3100 — Traffic Control Equipment
Supply and installation of traffic control equipment.
Series 3700 — Dayworks Resources
Dayworks resources including highways related labour, operational resources, plant and materials provision.
Sub Lot 17.1 — Labour and Operational Resource.
Sub Lot 17.2 — Plant Equipment.
Sub Lot 17.3 — Materials.
Series V11 — Vehicular Access
Undertaking of vehicular accesses for members of the public.
Series V30 — Rights of Way
Rights of way related works, including installation of gates, stiles, steps and bridges on public rights of way paths and trails.
Sub Lot 19.1 — Signs.
Sub Lot 19.2 — Gates.
Sub Lot 19.3 — Stiles.
Sub Lot 19.4 — Barriers.
Sub Lot 19.5 — Vegetation.
Sub Lot 19.6 — Steps.
Sub Lot 19.7 — Bridges.
Sub Lot 19.8 — Enforcement.
Series V37 — Emergency Response
This Series is for emergency response. All incidents within Nottinghamshire are to be responded to within 2 hours of receiving the call. Sub-contractors would be expected to attend site, make safe, erect road closures/diversions caused by incidents/events, road traffic accidents, hazardous chemical spillages, fuel spillages or environmental hazards of which some may be of a distressing or traumatic nature. Sub-contractors are to ensure that all incident sites are left in a manner to allow safe passage of users along the public highway. Lastly Sub-contractors would be required to gather information and produce accurate incident logs/photographic evidence to assist with efficient cost recover from third parties.
Sub Lot 20.1 — Emergency Traffic Safety and Management.
Sub Lot 20.2 — Emergency Drainage Response.
Sub Lot 20.3 — Emergency Electrical and Traffic Signals Response.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
CORSERV Head Office, Higher Trenant Road, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 6TW.
The acceptance and release of tenders will be undertaken electronically in the ProContract eTendering system by the project verifier.
Section VI: Complementary information