Works - 251241-2017

01/07/2017    S124

United Kingdom-Leicester: Construction work

2017/S 124-251241

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Works

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Leicestershire County Council
Postal address: County Hall, Leicester Road, Glenfield
Town: Leicester
NUTS code: UKF2 Leicestershire
Postal code: LE3 8RJ
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: John Hooper
E-mail: John.hooper@leics.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.leics.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
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
II.1.1)Title:

Medium Schemes Framework Agreement 3 (MSF3).

Reference number: MSF3
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45000000 Construction work
II.1.3)Type of contract
Works
II.1.4)Short description:

Leicestershire County Council (‘the Council’) on behalf of the Midlands Highway Alliance (‘MHA’) is looking to appoint a number of suppliers onto the MHA Medium Schemes Framework Agreement 3 (‘MSF3’). The scope of the MSF3, is for the execution of highway, civil and municipal engineering. Typical schemes may involve, but not exclusively, highway improvements, highway maintenance, highway infrastructure works ( including bridges, subways, culverts and retaining walls), public realm works (town centre enhancements), drainage improvements, canal works and other infrastructure works such as waste management facilities.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
45220000 Engineering works and construction works
45230000 Construction work for pipelines, communication and power lines, for highways, roads, airfields and railways; flatwork
45110000 Building demolition and wrecking work and earthmoving work
45240000 Construction work for water projects
45316000 Installation work of illumination and signalling systems
50230000 Repair, maintenance and associated services related to roads and other equipment
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKF EAST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
NUTS code: UKG WEST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
NUTS code: UKE YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER
NUTS code: UKJ SOUTH EAST (ENGLAND)
NUTS code: UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Main site or place of performance:

The geographical Midlands area of England and neighbouring areas of the Midlands.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Leicestershire County Council (‘the Council’) on behalf of the Midlands Highway Alliance (‘MHA’) is looking to appoint a number of suppliers onto the MHA Medium Schemes Framework Agreement 3 (‘MSF3’). The scope of the MSF3, is for the execution of highway, civil and municipal engineering. Typical schemes may involve, but not exclusively, highway improvements, highway maintenance, highway infrastructure works ( including bridges, subways, culverts and retaining walls), public realm works (town centre enhancements), drainage improvements, canal works and other infrastructure works such as waste management facilities.

The MHA was the first partnership of its kind in the UK which commenced in July 2007. The MHA are an ‘Unincorporated Association by Agreement’ and currently have a membership comprising local authorities and Highways England. A full list of members can be found here http://www.mhaweb.org.uk/about-us/membership/ MHA members share a common goal: to improve performance, share best practice and make efficiency savings in the delivery of highway services by working together. As a collective the MHA estimates (but does not guarantee or warrant) a total spend of approximately 250 000 000 GBP (Based on spend put through the MFS2 framework agreement a predecessor of MSF3) on the delivery of highways schemes during the lifetime of the framework agreement. Further details of the forthcoming procurement exercise can be found on the MHA website here: http://www.mhaweb.org.uk/ The Council anticipates that it will publish the contract notice for the MSF3 procurement exercise during October 2017.

The MHA intends to hold its annual conference on the 21.9.2017 in Leicester. During the event council officers will be available to discuss in further detail the MHA's plans for the forth coming procurement exercise.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
23/10/2017

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
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:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
29/06/2017