United Kingdom-Swindon: Construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.uksbs.co.uk
Section II: Object
CON19002 — Minor Works Framework Agreement — Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) on behalf of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), wishes to establish a framework agreement for a contractor to provide minor construction building, mechanical and electrical works up to 500 000,00 GBP (excluding VAT) per call off project.
UK SBS is managing this procurement process in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (as amended from time to time) (the 'Regulations').
This is a works framework agreement being procured under the Open OJEU procedure regulations.
The framework agreement duration shall be for a period of 3 years with optional extensions of a 1-year period (3+1) from commencement of the framework agreement. The framework agreement contract is NEC4 term service contract, Option A and it is the intention that projects will be issued on a task order basis.
See Section I.3) for access to procurement documentation.
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL), Harwell Oxford, Oxfordshire, the associated Conference Centre (The Cosener’s House) at Abingdon, and occasional works at Chilbolton Observatory, Chilbolton.
UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) on behalf of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) wishes to establish a framework agreement for the appointment of a single contractor to undertake minor works up to the value of 500 000,00 GBP per project at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL), Harwell Oxford, Didcot, Oxfordshire, the associated Conference Centre (The Cosener’s House) at Abingdon, and occasional works at Chilbolton Observatory, Chilbolton, near Stockbridge, Hampshire.
This is a works framework agreement being procured under the open OJEU procedure regulations.
The client requires to work with a contractor that can demonstrate and deliver small construction projects and minor works up to 500 000,00 GBP. The principal contractor will closely partner with the client, to deliver a variety of construction works in a coordinated, safe, timely and cost-effective manner. The client is looking to partner with an innovative contractor that invests into their business and people, have agility within their supply chain, and manages performance and quality through a robust process.
The works comprise building, mechanical and electrical works including new construction works, alterations and maintenance at the Establishment. The works will be priced using agreed schedule of rates, negotiated price or through open book approach with the contractor. The objective of the framework agreement is to jointly, achieve the ‘best outcome in both price, quality and delivery’.
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Option to extend for a further 12 months.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
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(i) not to award any contract as a result of the procurement process commenced by publication of this notice; and
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The sourcing documents can be accessed at: www.uksbs.delta-esourcing.co.uk
Internet address: www.uksbs.co.uk
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