United Kingdom-Thrapston: Construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/
Section II: Object
East Northamptonshire Enterprise Centre (ENEC) Build Contract
Construction of the East Northamptonshire Enterprise Centre (ENEC), at Raunds, Northants, estimated build costs 5 500 000 GBP, on behalf of East Northants Council, to a design provided by the appointed architects and in conjunction with an appointed design team comprising architect, M and E services, Civil and Structural services and Principal Designer (CDM) with an appointed Project Manager and Quantity Surveyor (PMQS), services provider overseeing the project. Details of the Design Team are provided in the tender docs.
The intended start date for construction is April 2019 for completion March 2020.
The Council are seeking a contractor with experience of constructing enterprise centres or similar buildings, experience of working with an appointed design team and able to provide a competitive bid to complete to the Council's timetable.
A minimum of 5 bidders will be short-listed and invited to bid.
Short-listing questionnaires must be submitted by noon Monday 15th November, ENC intends to invite bidders by 30th November and the deadline for bids is intended to be Friday 18th January — or sooner, subject to agreement with invited bidders and compliant with the regulations.
All tender documents are available to download from the tender portal https://www.eastmidstenders.org and completed short-listing questionnaires (and later, tenders), must be up-loaded to this tender portal too.
Your organisation must register on the portal before they can access the tender documents.
A link to the advert on the portal for this tender will appear in the corresponding contract notice on https://www.gov.uk/contracts-finder
This same link to the tender portal will also be added to this OJEU notice.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Internet address: https://www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/
East Northamptonshire Council will incorporate a minimum 10 days standstill period at the point of notification of the decision to award the contract. The decision notice will incorporate the award criteria, the reasons for the decision, the reasons (if any) why a tenderer did not meet any specification, the identity of the successful tenderer(s) and a precise statement of when the standstill period is expected to end. Any appeal or challenge against the award decision must be communicated to the address stated in I.1) above within the standstill period. If an appeal or challenge to award the contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (as amended) provide for aggrieved parties to take action in the High Court. Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months, although this time period may be reduced to 30 days in certain circumstances). Where a legal challenge is made after the contract has been entered into then that contract could be declared ineffective and/or shortened and/or a fine imposed by the Court.