Works - 405976-2020

28/08/2020    S167

United Kingdom-Aberdeen: Construction work for houses

2020/S 167-405976

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Aberdeenshire Council
Postal address: Woodhill House, Westburn Road
Town: Aberdeen
NUTS code: UKM50 Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire
Postal code: AB16 5GB
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1467530600
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
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

Development of New Social Housing at Sovereign Gate, Peterhead, under s.75

Reference number: 000-MTYB7197
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45211100 Construction work for houses
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Development of 8 x 1-bed flats, 8 x 3 bed-houses and 4 x 4-bed houses at Peterhead as part of a developer's affordable housing obligations via s.75.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 2 744 115.00 GBP
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
45211100 Construction work for houses
45211300 Houses construction work
45211000 Construction work for multi-dwelling buildings and individual houses
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM50 Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire
Main site or place of performance:

Sovereign Gate, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Construction of 8 x 1-bed flats, 8 x 3 bed-houses and 4 x 4-bed houses as part of the developer's affordable housing obligations.

II.2.5)Award criteria
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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 IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union in the cases listed below
  • The procurement falls outside the scope of application of the directive

The contractor has offered to provide the authority with 20 units for social housing in satisfaction of a planning obligation contained within an agreement with the authority under Section 75 of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997. The authority intends to enter into a combined transaction to acquire the land upon which the dwelling houses will be built and for the construction of the dwelling houses in accordance with a specification approved by the authority. This transaction is exempt from the requirement to advertise in the Official Journal of the European Union due to it being below the threshold for a public works contract and also because it is partly a contract to purchase land.

IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information

Section V: Award of contract/concession

Contract No: 000-MTYB7197
V.2)Award of contract/concession
V.2.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor/concessionaire
Official name: Muir Homes Ltd
Postal address: Muir House, Belleknowes Industrial Estate
Town: Inverkeithing
Postal code: KY11 1HF
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1383416196
The contractor/concessionaire will be an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot/concession (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot/concession: 2 744 115.00 GBP
Total value of the contract/lot/concession: 2 744 115.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

(SC Ref:628826)

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Aberdeen Sheriff Court
Town: Aberdeen
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: