United Kingdom-Belfast: Construction work for multi-dwelling buildings and individual houses
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.choice-housing.org/
Section II: Object
Main Contractor Appointment at 8-10 Main Street, Kells, Ballymena — PQQ.
Choice Housing Ireland wish to appoint a contractor to undertake the development of 7No apartments at 8-10 Main Street, Kells, Ballymena.
This project involves the construction of a three storey apartment block including 7 general needs apartments and associated amenity facilities. The apartment mix includes:
• 4No. 2 person 1 bedroom general needs apartments and
• 3No. 1 person 1 bedroom general needs apartments.
The site, situated at 8-10 Main Street Kells, is a flat, infill, brownfield site measuring approximately 0.10Acres.
The new build apartments will be designed and built to meet Department for Communities Housing Association Guide standards to include Lifetime Homes and Secured by Design standards.
The duration of the construction works are expected to be approximately 12 months, with the contractor expected to start on site before March 2018.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Refer to procurement documentation.
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The cost of responding to the pre-qualification package (PQQP) and any subsequent tender information and/or participation exercise in the procurement process generally will be borne solely by the economic operator participating. A Memorandum of Information and pre-qualification questionnaire package (PQQP) is available in respect of the project referred to in Section I) above. Economic operators should note that the Contracting Authority reserves the right to cancel this procurement process at any stage. Any expenditure, workor effort undertaken prior to the contract award is at the sole risk of the economic operator participating in this procurement process. All discussions and correspondence will be deemed strictly ‘Subject to Contract’ until a formal contract is entered into. The formal contract shall not be binding until it has been signed and dated by the duly authorised representatives of the parties. Any date given in Section IV) above is a best estimate at the time of dispatch. The Contracting Authority reserves the right to extend any such date. Neither the publication of this Notice nor the employment of any particular terminology or any other indication shall be taken to mean that the Contracting Authority intends to hold itself bound by Directive 2014/24/EU (as Amended) as implemented by the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.