Services - 10208-2019

09/01/2019    S6

United Kingdom-Coventry: Transport systems consultancy services

2019/S 006-010208


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2019/S 004-005114)

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: University of Warwick
Postal address: Gibbet Hill Road
Town: Coventry
NUTS code: UKG33 Coventry
Postal code: CV4 7AL
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person:
Telephone: +44 2476151049
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Coventry Very Light Rail Track Design, Research and Development Services

II.1.2)Main CPV code
71311200 Transport systems consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Coventry VLR (Very Light Rail) project is a major infrastructure programme to develop a novel, low-cost, low-carbon rail-based public transport system for operation within the city of Coventry. The programme is a collaboration between WMG (University of Warwick), Coventry City Council (CCC) and Transport for West Midlands (TfWM). The overall programme is conceived to deliver an affordable rail based system, capable of on-and off-street running, which is welcomed by the general public, and uses low-carbon light-weight self-propelled vehicles that are emissions free at the point of use.

This procurement process is to appoint a supplier to provide Research & Development services of concept design and validation for a novel low cost track form for the Coventry Very Light Rail project.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2019/S 004-005114

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
VII.2)Other additional information:

The complete document set has not yet been finalised in time for publication with this notice, therefore this procedure is being cancelled. A new notice will be published in the near future.