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Works - 185964-2017

18/05/2017    S95

United Kingdom-Norwich: Construction work

2017/S 095-185964

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Works

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Norfolk County Council
Postal address: County Hall, Martineau Lane
Town: Norwich
NUTS code: UKH13 Norfolk
Postal code: NR1 2SG
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Joan Murray
E-mail: sourcingteam@norfolk.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.norfolk.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://in-tendhost.co.uk/norfolkcc
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing.

Reference number: NCCT41361
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45000000 Construction work
II.1.3)Type of contract
Works
II.1.4)Short description:

Subject to Department of Transport funding, the scheme will provide a third crossing over the River Yare, creating a new, more direct link between the western and eastern parts of Great Yarmouth, a port town on the East Coast of England. Specifically it will provide a connection between the Strategic Road Network (A47) and the South Denes Business Park, Enterprise Zone, Great Yarmouth Energy Park and the Outer Harbour, all located on the South Denes peninsula. The scheme will incorporate a single span Bascule Bridge with a clear span of 55 m between the abutment faces, giving a 50 m navigational clearance. Total Budget for the project is stated below.

The Outline Business Case is available at https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/roads-and-transport/major-projects-and-improvement-plans/great-yarmouth/third-river-crossing

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 120 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
45000000 Construction work
71322000 Engineering design services for the construction of civil engineering works
45221110 Bridge construction work
45221000 Construction work for bridges and tunnels, shafts and subways
45221111 Road bridge construction work
71322300 Bridge-design services
45221100 Construction work for bridges
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKH14 Suffolk
Main site or place of performance:

Great Yarmouth.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Norfolk County Council will be hosting an industry day on 4.7.2017 in Great Yarmouth. Please register for the event before 16.6.2017 via our e-tendering system (see below for how to register) by expressing an interest in project NCCT41361 and providing details of the attendees through the correspondence facility. Please note that the event is for prime contractors who have experience of highways works of this scale and complexity. Specialist sub-contractors with experience of designing or constructing Bascule Bridges on this scale are also welcome to attend.

II.2.14)Additional information

This procurement will be managed electronically via the Council's e-procurement system. To participate in this procurement, applicants must first be registered on the system at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/norfolkcc

Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/norfolkcc/aspx/BuyerProfiles.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
15/09/2017

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

This procurement will be managed electronically via the Council's e-procurement system. To participate in this procurement, applicants must

first be registered on the system at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/norfolkcc Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/norfolkcc/aspx/BuyerProfiles. Once registered you will be able to see the procurement project under the ‘tenders’ section

and ‘express an interest’ . If you encounter any difficulties whilst using the system you can contact the In-tend support team by phoning +44 8442728810 or e-mailing support@in-tend.co.uk.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
15/05/2017