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Works - 278801-2019

17/06/2019    S114    Works - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Salford: Landscaping work for sports grounds and recreational areas

2019/S 114-278801

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: Crescent Purchasing Ltd
Postal address: Procurement House
Town: Salford
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: M6 6AJ
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Lisa O'Shea

Internet address(es):

Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Synthetic Sports Surfaces

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

Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) are looking to create a framework that will allow educational institutions to procure a contractor for the planning, installation, consultancy, design, construction, deconstruction, maintenance etc. of synthetic sports surfaces.

We are seeking involvement from suppliers to help with assessing the market, and to assist in the creation of a specification for a tendering process. CPC are seeking to enter into discussion with suppliers in order to ascertain what is required to successfully create a tendering process that will allow us to appoint competent prospective suppliers to the framework. CPC may look to engage with suppliers who respond to this prior information notice in order to develop our requirements and an understanding of this sector.

Any interest from suppliers should be emailed to Lisa O'Shea at

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 30 000 000.00 EUR
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: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The synthetic sports surfaces framework is expected to cover the supply, installation and maintenance of 3G pitches, external multi-use games areas, playground areas that use soft artificial materials, and any other potential uses. The framework will cover all aspects involved in implementing synthetic surfaces including but not-limited-to: planning, design, consultancy, excavation, groundwork, utility connections, lighting, construction, surface marking, fencing, security, aftercare, maintenance and repair, refurbishment, deconstruction, disposal and recycling.

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: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: