United Kingdom-Bath: Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.bath.ac.uk
Section II: Object
School of management building - Civil engineering enabling works.
The University of Bath seeks to deliver a new school of management on their main campus site at Claverton Down. The site sits adjacent to Convocation Avenue, the main entrance to the University and in close proximity to both Green Belt and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). The site itself is a greenfield site, with some landscaped made ground from previous university projects.
This notice seeks a suitable contractor to deliver the enabling works package, which is being procured separately to the main works package. A design team has been appointed to RIBA Stage 3 and will be novated to the main contractor (not enabling works) from RIBA Stage 4 onwards. The main contractor (not enabling works) will undertake RIBA Stage 4 Technical Design, as part of the procurement package.
Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
The enabling works will comprise the following;
-Detailed design of sub-structure/ basement from RIBA Stage 3,
-Installation of hoarding,
-Installation of access roads and main works compound,
-Installation of retaining wall adjacent to Convocation Avenue,
-Excavation to FFL,
-Creation of 2nd-floor basement and associated tanking/ plant voids/ risers/ lift cores etc. to ground floor slab level.
It is not proposed that the University Design Team will be novated to the enabling works contractor. The enabling works contractor will be responsible for the detailed design of all elements included within the enabling works package.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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GO Reference: GO-20171214-PRO-11572813.