Works - 386548-2019

16/08/2019    S157    - - Works - Contract notice - Restricted procedure 

United Kingdom-Chicksands: Main road construction works

2019/S 157-386548

Contract notice


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Central Bedfordshire Council
Priory House
SG17 5TQ
United Kingdom
Contact person: +44 3003005997
Telephone: +44 3003008000
NUTS code: UKH25

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 the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to 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

CBC-1045-T-CE M1/A6 Link Road

Reference number: CBC-0119-CE
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Link road between the A6 north of Luton to the M1. This includes a new section of dual and single lane carriageway, a new bridge over the railway mainline into London and connection to Highways England’s network.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 40 000 000.00 GBP
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: UKH25
Main site or place of performance:

A6 north of Luton to the M1.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Link road between the A6 north of Luton to the M1. This includes a new section of dual and single lane carriageway, a new bridge over the railway mainline into London and connection to Highways England’s network. The scheme includes: 0,6 km of new dual carriageway link road 3,8 km of new single carriageway link road Connection onto existing M1 Junction 11A Four-arm at-grade roundabout and associated connecting roads to Sundon Road to the North and Camford Way to the South, with dedicated link road West-South turning lane. Three arm at-grade roundabout with spur to future Southern development area 3 arm at-grade roundabout connecting the link road to the existing A6. Three structures taking the Link Road over Luton Road, the Midland Mainline Railway and a Byway open to all traffic (BOAT). Two green over-bridges with Walking, Cycling and Equestrian (WCH) access one contractor designed mammal underpass 2 Contractor designed flood relief culverts 2 signalised pedestrian and cyclist (Toucan) crossings of link road Pegasus crossing and Toucan crossing on A6 Four attenuation ponds and associated access tracks rights of way and Accommodation tracks throughout scheme length and along associated link roads and the A6 (South) Associated earthworks include maximum embankment height of approximately 7 m and maximum cut depth of up to 9,5 m site clearance, safety barriers, fencing, traffic signs and road markings, street lighting at junctions, drainage, landscape planting, etc. Public Utilities protection and possible diversions, notable at the Link Road M1 junction and A6 tie-ins.

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
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Envisaged minimum number: 3
Maximum number: 6
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:

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: 16/09/2019
Local time: 08:22
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
Date: 30/09/2019
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
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: yes
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Central Bedfordshire Council
Priory House Chicksands
SG17 5TQ
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3003005997

Internet address:

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: