United Kingdom-Chichester: Construction work for highways, roads
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.westsussex.gov.uk/default.aspx
Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sesharedservices/aspx/Tenders/Current
Section II: Object
WSCC Procurement of Highways Construction and Maintenance Services
This is for West Sussex only. West Sussex County Council (The Authority) is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced contractors/service providers who would wish to be considered to tender for their future highways requirements.
Core Service Contract
West Sussex only.
Core services comprising reactive services, winter services, traffic management, signage, structures maintenance, planned carriageway patching, weed control, tree maintenance and fencing.
Provision of carriageway resurfacing works, including TM, lining and studs and option for patching.
Carriageway Surface Dressing
Provision of carriageway surface dressing works, including TM, lining and studs, option for patching and design services (Road note 39).
Lining and Road Studs
Provision of lining and road studs, including TM.
Provision of carriageway treatments, high friction surfacing, joint treatment, micro surfacing, retexture and carriageway recycling services.
Minor Works, Improvements and Ancillary Services
Provision of minor works including TM, improvements, footway reconstruction, drainage, general fencing and carriageway patching services. The Council's initial view is that a restricted number of 5 contractors with a priced schedule of rates will be used to assess the most economically advantageous arrangement for each commission.
Provision of drainage cleansing services.
Hedge Maintenance and Grass Cutting
Provision of hedge maintenance and grass cutting services.
Specialist works, incorporating bridge inspections and footway micro surfacing. The Council's initial view is to have a restricted number of contractors that will be approached to provide quotations for each commission.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Please be advised that this is not the commencement of a procurement process but a market engagement. At the time of the procurement process commencing a contract notice will be issued. The Council have arranged a number of market engagement sessions to take place during February 2019. These will provide the opportunity to meet senior highways staff and give your feedback on how we are currently proposing to design the contract and which elements would be of commercial interest. Sessions will last 45 minutes and will be appointments for individual contractors. Available dates at the Chichester Park Hotel, Madgwick Lane, Westhamptnett, PO19 7QL Chichester are Wednesday 6th February, Thursday 7th February, Friday 8th February and Wednesday 13th February. Should you wish to participate, please provide a message through the correspondence facility of the intend portal providing your preference of at least 2 suitable dates so we can try to accommodate your requests with a contact name and email address in the message.