Services - 213017-2021

28/04/2021    S82

United Kingdom-Cardiff: Infrastructure works consultancy services

2021/S 082-213017

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Welsh Government
Postal address: Transport Procurement, Cathays Park
Town: Cardiff
NUTS code: UKL Wales
Postal code: CF10 3NQ
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3000623300
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Employer’s Agent for the M4 CaN Docks Enabling Works

II.1.2)Main CPV code
71311300 Infrastructure works consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

This contract award is for appointment as the Welsh Government’s Employer's Agent for the M4 Corridor Around Newport Project (‘M4 CaN’) Docks Enabling Works

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 6 523 608.00 GBP
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
71541000 Construction project management services
72224000 Project management consultancy services
71311000 Civil engineering consultancy services
71311200 Transport systems consultancy services
71311210 Highways consultancy services
71311300 Infrastructure works consultancy services
71312000 Structural engineering consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKL2 East Wales
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This contract award is for appointment as the Welsh Government’s Employer's Agent for the M4 CaN Docks Enabling Works. The Welsh Government intends to complete works to the Associated British Ports (‘ABP’) Newport site to facilitate the construction of the M4 CaN. The works include three discrete elements:

(i) marine refurbishment, alterations and construction works;

(ii) new infrastructure and roads to support re-development of the site; and

(iii) the alteration and construction of buildings.

The appointed Employer's Agent team will take a lead role in helping deliver these works and will need to take on the Employer's Agent role across all three works elements.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Organisation and approach / Weighting: 6
Quality criterion - Name: Personnel / Weighting: 30
Quality criterion - Name: Commercial and technical leadership / Weighting: 9
Quality criterion - Name: Cost and financial management / Weighting: 9
Quality criterion - Name: Risk and opportunity management / Weighting: 3
Quality criterion - Name: Planning and schedule management / Weighting: 3
Cost criterion - Name: Cost / Weighting: 40
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2018/S 081-181767
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 3
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Jacobs
Postal address: Churchill House, 17 Churchill Way
Town: Cardiff
NUTS code: UKL Wales
Postal code: CF10 2HH
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 6 523 608.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

(WA Ref:105172)

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: High Court Royal Courts of Justice
Postal address: The Strand
Town: London
Country: United Kingdom
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: