Works - 230962-2017

17/06/2017    S115

United Kingdom-Truro: Construction work

2017/S 115-230962

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: The Hall For Cornwall Trust
Postal address: Back Quay
Town: Truro
NUTS code: UKK30 Cornwall and Isles of Scilly
Postal code: TR1 2LL
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Ugo Massabo
Telephone: +44 1872321999
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Other type: theatre trust
I.5)Main activity
Recreation, culture and religion

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Hall For Cornwall Capital Redevelopment Project

Reference number: HFCMAIN00
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45000000 Construction work
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Hall For Cornwall (HFC) seeks to appoint a suitably accredited and demonstrably experienced Principal Contractor to undertake the major refurbishment of its Grade II* building in Truro under a single stage traditional form of procurement. The form of contract has yet to be determined but may be an amended JCT Standard Form 2011. The primary construction works shall increase the seating capacity of the auditorium to a minimum of 1 250 seats with further standing positions also provided. Restoration works will be required to the Boscawen Street foyer to provide a catering offer for both theatre audiences and as a destination in its own right. Works will also be required to provide a new creative providing office and flexible meeting space. The aspiration is to transform HFC into a number 1 presenting house with greater audience capacity and to restore its important heritage elements.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 10 800 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
45200000 Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work
45300000 Building installation work
45400000 Building completion work
45440000 Painting and glazing work
71500000 Construction-related services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKK30 Cornwall and Isles of Scilly
Main site or place of performance:

The Hall For Cornwall Trust, Back Quay, Truro, TR1 2LL.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

HFC has secured the funding for the project from a number of sources including the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), Arts Council England, Cornwall Council, HM Treasury Grant and the Heritage Lottery Fund. The form of procurement will be the restricted procedure with an initial pre-qualification period to select no more than 4 contractors to proceed to tender. HFC are looking to engage a contractor under a single stage traditional form of contract. It is likely that there will be a limited number of Contractor Designed Portions.

The project is required by its funding to achieve BREEAM ‘Very Good’.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

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:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: