United Kingdom-Glasgow: Footbridge construction work
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.glasgow.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00196
Section II: Object
Market Engagement for Govan-Partick Footbrdge Construction
Construction of a cable-stayed opening footbridge to accommodate pedestrian/cycle movement across the River Clyde between Water Row in Govan and a new Pointhouse Quay extension adjacent to the Riverside Museum.
Construction of a cable-stayed opening footbridge to accommodate pedestrian/cycle movement across the River Clyde between Water Row in Govan and a new Pointhouse Quay extension adjacent to the Riverside Museum. The bridge will comprise a fixed north end span of 18 m, a central rotating span of 67,5 m and a south rotating end span of 28 m.
Works include construction of a new sheet piled quay wall, construction of north and south bank landing areas including public realm works, street furniture, green infrastructure and lighting and provision of remote layby berth.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
It is anticipated that the procurement will commence in August 2019 with publication of an ESPD.
Works are scheduled to commence in June 2020.
It is anticipated that the Form of Contract for the works will be the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (as amended by the Local Authority).
The purpose of this notice is to raise awareness of this forthcoming opportunity and seek return of a market engagement questionnaire. The market engagement questionnaire is available within the attachments section of this notice.
Please arrange for the market engagement questionnaire to be completed in word format, and forwarded by email to:
Deadline for return of completed forms is close of business on Friday 14.6.2019.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=584205