United Kingdom-Warrington: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) services other than for construction
Contract notice – utilities
Section I: Contracting entity
Main address: http://www.unitedutilities.com
Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/43984
Section II: Object
The Company holds licences to provide water and wastewater services to a population of approximately 7 000 000 people and businesses in the North West of England.
The environmental assessments framework covers services across the business, advising against business objectives and supporting the acquisition of environmental consents from statutory environmental consultes and planning authorities.
The framework will be for the following:
Lot 1: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA);
Lot 2: Habitats Regulations Assessment (of plans and projects) (HRA);
Lot 3: Drought Permit / Order Environmental Assessments;
Lot 4: Water Framework Directive assessments;
Lot 5: Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
Environmental impact assessments as well as assessments to support EIAs (e.g. flood risk, socio-economics, landscape, ecology, noise, etc.).
Initial 3-year term with the option to extend for a further 5 up to a maximum of 8.
Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA)
Habitats Regulations Assessment in support of strategic plans (Water Resource Management Plan (WRMP), Drought Plan) and of projects (e.g. capital projects, WINEP flow change studies).
Drought Permit/Order Environmental Assessments
Environmental Assessment Reports (EARs) prepared to environment agency guidance in support of drought permits/orders. This may include field surveys and preparation of application ready documents in the event of a drought.
Water Framework Directive Assessments
Water framework directive assessments in support of WRMP, capital projects and water industry national environment programme investigations.
Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)
Strategic environmental assessment of WRMP and drought plan.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please refer to procurement documents.
Please refer to procurement documents
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information