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12/04/2014    S73

United Kingdom-Livingston: Building construction work

2014/S 073-124990

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Official name: West Lothian Council
Postal address: West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road
Town: Livingston
Postal code: EH54 6FF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Corporate Procurement Unit
For the attention of: Catriona Peden
Telephone: +44 1506280000
Fax: +44 1506281325

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Address of the buyer profile:

Further information can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

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.A: Object of the contract (Works)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
WLC Depot Modernisation – Construction.
II.2)Type of contract and location of works
Main site or location of works: Bathgate
UKM28 West Lothian
II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and scope of works
The site, known as Whitehill, Blackburn, is bisected by Inchmuir Rd and comprises an existing building on the north side formerly occupied by Mahle Engine Systems UK Ltd and to the south, a number of West Lothian Council property buildings and a former crisp factory; these buildings are to be demolished under a separate contract; this is except for one property, Whitehill House which will be retained and refurbished. The requirements of the contract comprise the removal of a number of outbuildings, the strip out of existing services and overhead crane, the demolition of some internal block walls, the removal of a number of columns with new strengthening steel inserted, floor strengthening works, some cladding removal and the fixing of new cladding.
There are also substantial office and messing facilities to be created by upgrading existing office space and the creation of new office space. In addition there are external works to roads and car parking. The refurbished facility will house the Council water transfer and commercial recycling centre, salt storage, internal vehicle yard and supporting office and messing facilities. The south site is mainly a vehicle parking and storage yard with fuel bunkering and vehicle wash bay. There will be a new single storey building, approximately 90 metres x 30 metres for vehicle maintenance with associated offices and messing facilities and a new vehicle canopy approximately 165 metres x 12 metres. The remaining building, Whitehill House, will undergo some internal demolition to create refurbished and new offices and messing facilities.
Estimated value excluding VAT: 13 000 000 GBP
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

45210000 Building construction work, 45453000 Overhaul and refurbishment work

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 27.10.2014
Duration in months: 12 (from the award of the contract)
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:
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:
(SC Ref:298866)
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: