Works - 453355-2016

23/12/2016    S248    Works - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-South Shields: Building construction work

2016/S 248-453355

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: South Tyneside Council
Town: South Shields
NUTS code: UKC22
Postal code: NE33 2RL
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Kevin Graham

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
Additional information can be obtained from 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

Procurement of a Development Partner for Holborn, South Shields.

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

South Tyneside Council has applied for Enterprise Zone status at Holborn, South Shields and is seeking a Development Partner to deliver (amongst other requirements):

(a) masterplanning, and design and build services;

(b) over 200 000 ft² of Grade A office accommodation

(c) residential accommodation, and

(d) such other development as agreed with the Council in due course

(together known as the Council's Initial Requirements).

The Council is looking to enter into a 10 year (with the option to extend for up to a further 2 years) Development Agreement (DA) that will allow the parties to work together in order to deliver the Council's Initial Requirements; which will be subject to flexibility and change as agreed through the project approval process in the DA.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 150 000 000.00 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: UKC22
Main site or place of performance:

South Shields.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Council is looking to create an excellent platform to promote development and has:

(i) prepared a Land Acquisition Strategy, and a Remediation and Enabling Plan (that will involve a separate procurement exercise conducted by the Council to select a remediation contractor) in order to prepare the sites for re-development in 2019;

(ii) applied for grant funding, and may support its selected partner through prudential borrowing and/or taking head-leases of properties and delivering the Council (and wider public sector) accommodation agenda.

II.2.14)Additional information

Under this contract the successful organisation and potentially its supply chain will be required to actively participate in the achievement of social, economic and environmental regeneration of the locality of and surrounding the place of delivery of the contract. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social, economic and environmental considerations.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

It is intended to issue the OJEU notice on Tenders Electronic Daily in early January, and suppliers are advised to monitor regularly for the opportunity to be published. Once the OJEU contract notice has been published suppliers will be required to express interest in this opportunity on the NEPO ProContract system. If not already registered on ProContract please register at the following link: Suppliers will then be granted access to the tender documentation once it is published. Please note that registering on ProContract and expressing interest does not mean that you have bid for the tender — once the above steps are complete you will be required to complete and submit the tender.

Please note that there is a scheduled downtime of the Procontract system from 6.30 pm on 26.12.16 to 6.30 pm on 29.12.16 when access will be unavailable.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: