Works - 377865-2018

30/08/2018    S166    - - Works - Contract notice - Restricted procedure 

United Kingdom-Watford: Office block construction work

2018/S 166-377865

Contract notice


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Bucknalls Lane, Garston
WD25 9XX
United Kingdom
Contact person: Neil Paterson
NUTS code: UKH23

Internet address(es):

Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Jackson Coles LLP
5 Caldecotte Lake Business Park, Caldecotte Lake Drive, Caldecotte
Milton Keynes
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mark Loveland
NUTS code: UKJ12

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the following address:
Jackson Coles LLP
5 Caldecotte Lake Business Park, Caldecotte Lake Drive, Caldecotte
Milton Keynes
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mark Loveland
NUTS code: UKJ12

Internet address(es):

Main address:

I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Other type: Private Organisation
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Research and Development

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

BRE Innovation Hub

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

BRE is a world-leading, multidisciplinary building science centre, with a mission to improve the built environment through research and knowledge generation. The Open Innovation Hub aspires to be a building of architectural distinction and merit that will demonstrate the BRE’s own tools and standards through its design, construction and operation.

The Open Innovation Hub will be located on the BRE Campus in Hertfordshire and will sit on the site of the redundant 1960’s office block, Building 4, which is to be demolished, in advance of this contract. The project is to provide a new office facility for B1 use, providing a mix of CAT A and CAT B space. The proposal comprises four split floor levels providing office accommodation and co-working spaces, basement areas with cycle storage and a roof pavilion and terrace. The project is to achieve a Breeam outstanding target on the Shell and Core.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
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: UKH23
Main site or place of performance:

BRE, Bucknalls Lane, Garston, Watford, WD25 9XX

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

BRE intend to proceed with a single stage procurement route to appoint a main contractor to deliver a new office facility on their campus in Watford under a JCT 2016 design and build contract. The intention is to novate the design team. Following the pre-qualification stage the BRE intends to invite between 3 and 5 applicants to tender.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 10 000 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 12
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
List and brief description of conditions:

As per the pre-qualification questionnaire.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 02/10/2018
Local time: 17:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
Date: 29/10/2018
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: