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United Kingdom-Manchester: Construction structures and materials; auxiliary products to construction (except electric apparatus)
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.manchester.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.manchester.gov.uk
Section II: Object
TC013 — Supply and delivery of Ready Mix Concrete
The framework is for the supply and delivery of concrete to Manchester City Council.
The tender has been divided into two lots as follows:
— Lot 1: Concrete batched and delivered to various sites by Volumetric Truck Mixer,
— Lot 2: Supply and delivery of Ready Mix Concrete.
Companies may apply for either or both lots.
Up to 2 companies will be awarded to the framework.
Lot 1: Concrete batched and delivered to various sites by volumetric truck mixer.
The framework may be extended for up to a further 2 years.
Lot 2: Supply and delivery of ready mix concrete.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The Council is using the e-business portal known as the Chest. Applicants will need to register their details at the following link www.the-chest.org.uk
Applicants will need to electronically submit their completed tender documents, including online questionnaire, via the on-line portal by 11:00 a.m. on 24.5.2019 as referred to in IV.2.2). Any clarification queries must also be submitted via the Chest website by the date referred to in the tender documentation.
The framework will be for 2 years, expected to commence 1.7.2019 with an option to extend for up to 2 years.
The successful supplier will be required to actively participate in the economic and social regeneration of the locality of, and surroundings of, the place of delivery of the contract. Therefore, selection and award criteria, specification requirements and contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations as relevant to the subject matter of this project.
The Council reserves the right not to award the framework, as a result of this Contract Notice. The Council shall not be liable for any costs or expenses incurred by any organisation in responding to this notice or in tendering for the proposed framework.
All submissions must be in English, with any clarifications or discussions conducted in English. Tenders and supporting documents must be priced in pounds sterling and all payments under the proposed contract will be made in pounds sterling.
Please note that although quantities and descriptions in the framework are those used and required by Manchester City Council this framework is open to and may be used by other Authorities and Manchester Partners — this includes the following Councils — Bolton, Stockport, Tameside, Oldham, Trafford, Rochdale, Bury, Salford, Wigan, Blackburn Darwen BC, Blackpool, Cheshire East, Warrington, Manchester Central Convention Complex, Commission for New Economy, Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM),Greater Manchester Transport Unit, Greater Manchester Combined Authority and the Integrated Transport Authority, Greater Manchester Police, Greater Manchester Fire Authority, Manchester International Airport, and any other public authority, National Health Service (NHS) organisation or companies/partners owned by or part of any contracting body.
The Council will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar days standstill period at the point information on the award of the framework is communicated to tenderers prior to entering into the framework. If an appeal regarding the award of a framework has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contract Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland).