Works - 249458-2018

12/06/2018    S110    - - Works - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Wrexham: Building construction work

2018/S 110-249458

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
Wrexham County Borough Council
Corporate Procurement, Lampbit Street
LL11 1AR
United Kingdom
Contact person: Emma Wells
Telephone: +44 1978292792
NUTS code: UKL23

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Development partner to work with WCBC for the development of a Food Centre

II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Wrexham Council is looking at establishing a food centre within Redwither Business Park on Wrexham Industrial Estate. The site extends to approximately 3,68 acres. The food centre would serve the Mersey Dee Alliance (MDA) and local authority areas of Cheshire West and Chester, Wrexham, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wirral and also to consider the area of North Wales covered by the North Wales Economic Ambition Board.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 9 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKL23
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

It is envisaged that the development of the Food Centre will include demolition of the existing buildings on site and deal with the existing site constraints, including the retention of Trees on site; retention of Parking provision on site; give consideration to underground services that may restrict building footprint and consider central vehicle access and single direction traffic flow to satisfy highways requirements.

The Development Proposals for the Food Centre are to include:

— 153 communal parking spaces (including re-provision of existing spaces),

— 31 parking spaces at food park,

— Hub Office with meeting rooms and hot desk office space,

— 3 nº 1 250 sq ft (115 m2) production units,

— 4 nº 2 500 sq ft (230 m2) production units,

— 2 nº 5 000 sq ft (465 m2) production units.

— total of over 23 000 sq ft (2 135 m2) NIA lettable space in the production units,

— dedicated loading areas on site,

— waste storage areas positioned around the site,

— smoking area provided outside the site boundary,

— landscape boundary retained to Abbey Road and First Avenue edges,

— BREEAM “Very Good” should be targeted to demonstrate best practice in energy and material efficiency.

II.2.14)Additional information

Additional information available on request.

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: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Further details are included within “The Mersey Dee Food Escalator Project Feasibility Study” and Executive summary available on request.

Note: To register your interest in this Notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Sell2Wales website at

(WA Ref:82629).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: