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United Kingdom-Bristol: Construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.forestryengland.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.forestryengland.uk
Section II: Object
Forestry England — Whinlatter Hydroelectric Power Scheme
Forestry England (FE) has developed a scheme for the installation of a small-scale, high head hydropower system, with the maximum possible generating capacity (expected to be circa 140 kW) within Whinlatter Forest, Cumbria. The purpose of the scheme is to transfer the Whinlatter site into a carbon free, net energy producer.
An outline scheme has been granted planning permission, consisting of an inlet structure, penstock, turbine house and outlet, with electrical connections into both the Whinlatter Visitor Centre and into Thornthwaite, for export to the National Grid. Detailed design is currently in progress for the overall scheme with the turbine specification and requirements set out below.
This tender is for the award of a contract for the design, manufacture, supply, installation, commissioning and the planned and reactive maintenance of a suitable turbine. The maintenance service will be for an initial period of 5 years post commissioning.
North West (ENGLAND).
The procurement process is being carried out within NUTS region [UKH33] and the value range is approx. 180 000 GBP to 225 000 GBP.
The issue of this ITT and specification, along with supporting documentation, marks the commencement of the procurement process.
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Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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Go reference: GO-2020129-PRO-15892778
Internet address: www.forestryengland.uk