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25/03/2015    S59

United Kingdom-Paisley: Civil engineering consultancy services

2015/S 059-103780

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Official name: Renfrewshire Council
Postal address: Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street
Town: Paisley
Postal code: PA1 1JB
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Sharon Griffin
Telephone: +44 1416187026

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Address of the buyer profile:

Further information can be obtained from:
Official name: Renfrewshire Council
Postal address: Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street
Town: Paisley
Postal code: PA1 1JB
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Sharon Griffin
Telephone: +44 1416187026
Internet address:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Professional Services — Engineering Consultancy.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 12: Architectural services; engineering services and integrated engineering services; urban planning and landscape engineering services; related scientific and technical consulting services; technical testing and analysis services
Various locations throughout the Renfrewshire Council boundary and surrounding areas.

NUTS code UKM35 Inverclyde

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
The Glasgow and Clyde Valley City Deal is an agreement between the UK and Scottish Governments and eight Glasgow and Clyde Valley local authorities to support delivery of; an improved transport network across the Region; key development and regeneration sites; and improved public transport.
Renfrewshire Council's commitments under City Deal includes responsibility for the delivery of the following 2 projects:
— Project 1: The Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside Project comprises a new lifting road bridge over the River Clyde and the construction of roads, cycling and walking links along with other associated works,
— Project 2 The Glasgow Airport Investment Area Project comprises the realignment of roads, the construction of new roads, bridges and cycle routes along with other associated improvement works.
Renfrewshire Council has identified requirements for external Professional Services to assist the core team delivering both projects described above. It is anticipated that Professional Services will be required to cover a range of activities in relation to feasibility, options appraisal and specimen design however the Council reserves the right to alter this strategy as required.
Note: to register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at


This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

71311000 Civil engineering consultancy services, 71312000 Structural engineering consultancy services, 71313000 Environmental engineering consultancy services

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
Information in relation to financing and payment will be included in the main contract notice were appropriate.
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:
The publication of this notice is for information only. Interested parties should note that, should the Council deem it appropriate, an industry/information day will be arranged to update the market on the current position and to gain information which may assist in the finalisation of the Procurement Strategy. If required, this event will take place late spring/early summer 2015. Those registering an interest in this opportunity will be kept up to date on this event.
Please note that no additional information is available at this time, interested parties should note their interest through this site and should not contact any Council Officers directly.
(SC Ref:341697).
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: