United Kingdom-Cardiff: Construction work for industrial buildings
Contract notice – utilities
Section I: Contracting entity
Main address: http://www.abports.co.uk
Section II: Object
New Manufacturing Plant
ABP is seeking expressions of interest from contractors to pre-qualify for a design and build contract for the construction of a new manufacturing plant at the port of Newport.
Associated British Ports, Port of Newport.
Associated British Ports (ABP), the port authority at Newport, is proposing to construct a new manufacturing facility at the Port of Newport. The manufacturing facility will be located on a brownfield site to the south west of South Dock. It will comprise a simple industrial-type structure enclosing production lines, conveyor belts, storage loading areas and 2 hoppers (all process engineering elements to be undertaken by the tenant). Covered and external storage areas/bays, hardstanding parking and an administrative office are also associated with the development. Planning permission for this proposed development will be applied for under the town and country planning Act 1990.
The warehouse containing the production equipment will be approximately 14,000 m2 in area, or 1,4 ha. The length will be in excess of 200 m to house the manufacturing line.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met; as required in the standard pre-qualification questionnaire document to be submitted as an expression of interest by the due date.
No deposit is required with the request to participate. Details of guarantees required under the contract will be advised in the tender documents or at pre-qualification stage. A performance guarantee bond and/or parent company guarantee will be required from the successful tender immediately following the award of the contract.
The works will be financed by ABP. Provision of payment, retentions and delay damages will be detailed in the conditions of contract.
NEC3 Option A.
This will be part of the invitation to tender.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Electronic order to be issued for payment purposes only, works to be undertaken under agreed contract.
Internet address: www.apports.co.uk
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