United Kingdom-Liverpool: Canal locks construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.peelports.com/ports/clydeport
Address of the buyer profile: www.peelports.com/ports/clydeport
Section II: Object
QEII Dock — Caisson Gate Refurbishment
The following is the main scope of works of the whole project:
— caisson works: major refurbishment and upgrade works to the spare caisson,
— wear track: replacement of worn steel tracks located on the floor of the lock that the gate slides across,
— outer sill: repair works to the damaged outer sill which causes excessive leakage affecting lock operational duration and success,
— hauling/operating machinery: the hauling/operating machinery in use is the original 1954 equipment and in requirement of complete upgrade/replacement,
— caisson removal/installation: caisson movements, installation and commissioning within lock possession duration.
This is an operational lock entrance to a busy dock, which will need to be out of service for a minimal period while the works are completed.
Eastham dock, Merseyside
This is an operational lock entrance to a busy Dock, which will need to be out of service for a minimal period while the works are completed.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Bidders shall be required to demonstrate previous experience of being a main/principal contractor on a similar project, in a live port environment which delivers:
— caisson/lock gate works — major refurbishment and upgrade works,
— wear track and outer sill works,
— hauling/operating machinery upgrade/replacement,
— caisson removal/installation — caisson movements, installation and commissioning within lock possession duration,
— experience of delivering similar works in a live port environment, during Lock possessions.
All experience must be within the last 10 years (since 2009).
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Important information for bidders
All bidders who wish to participate in this tender must complete the following actions
Send an email to email@example.com, to advise:
— your name,
— your company name,
— your email address,
— your company telephone number.
Peel ports will then provide you with access to the Peel Ports e-sourcing portal, where you shall be able to view all of the tender documents for this tender.
Please note that this is a 2 stage tender:
1) Bidders shall need to complete a PQQ document;
2) Shortlisted bidders shall then be invited to the ITN stage.
To successfully pass the PQQ stage, bidders must be able to provide a satisfactory response (as a minimum) to the questions show in Section III of this Contract Notice.