United Kingdom-London: Risk or hazard assessment for construction
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://tfl.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://tfl.gov.uk
Section II: Object
Marine engineering support for the Rotherhithe to Canary Wharf River Crossing
TfL is seeking to appoint a knowledgeable and experienced marine engineering consultancy to support TfL's negotiations with key stakeholders on design and construction constraints. Additionally, the consultancy will liaise with the environmental consultant and lead on establishing a marine model to simulate different design scenarios which shall include facilitating workshops.
The Consultant will produce Navigational Risk Assessments (NRA) building on the outline NRA that was produced for options appraisal on possible alignments.
A 'near complete' NRA is required to support a single preferred option that will be presented at a second public consultation.
A 'full' NRA and additional work to support the protective provisions and licences will be required for the Transport and Works Act Order (TWAO) application. Further support is required through the TWAO determination period and public inquiry to assist in responding to any issues and providing an expert witness.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The procurement process is being conducted on behalf of Transport for London (TfL). TfL operates as a functional body of the Greater London Authority (GLA) under the direction of the Mayor of London. The services will be provided to TfL and / or its subsidiaries and / or the GLA.
Economic operators should note that this procurement is being undertaken under the Open Procedure as set out in Regulation 27 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.
TfL reserves the right to withdraw from the procurement process and may not award a contract at all as a result of this call for competition.
TfL shall not be liable for any costs or expenses incurred by any candidates in considering and / or responding to the procurement process.
TfL may interview none, any or all companies who submit a tender for this work. All discussions and meetings will be conducted in English.
This tender is being conducted via electronic means using the Internet.
Tenders and supporting documents must be priced in Pounds Sterling and all payments made under the contract will be in Pounds Sterling unless otherwise advised.
Further details on contract requirements will be available in the Invitation to Tender (ITT).
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