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United Kingdom-Leicestershire: Construction, foundation and surface works for highways, roads
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://www.eastmidstenders.org/index.html
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.eastmidstenders.org/index.html
Section II: Object
Carriageway Surfacing Framework Contract 2020
In accordance with its asset management policy statement and quality policy statement, Leicestershire County Council (the Employer) is seeking to identify and appoint up to 4 contractors to a framework contract to undertake carriageway surfacing and resurfacing and associated works to all classes of roads within the Employers administrative area (as outlined in the LCC County District Map).
The framework contract will initially be awarded for a period of 2 years. However, the Employer, may offer up to two discretionary contract extensions, subject to satisfactory past and on-going performance. Each contract extension offered will be limited to 12 months. The maximum contract duration, including extensions, will be limited to 48 months.
Work through the framework contract cannot be guaranteed and will depend on the Employers operational budgets. However, it is anticipated that the annual spend through the framework contract will not exceed 3 000 000 GBP.
The framework contract will initially be awarded for a period of 2 years. However, the Employer, may offer up to 2 discretionary contract extensions, subject to satisfactory past and on-going performance. Each contract extension offered will be limited to 12 months. The maximum contract duration, including extensions, will be limited to 48 months.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
As stated within the procurement documents.
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Leicestershire County Council (LCC) will incorporate a minimum of 10 calendar day standstill period at the point of information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. Applicants/tenderers who are unsuccessful shall be informed by LCC as soon as possible after the decision has been made as to the reasons why the applicant/tenderer was unsuccessful. If an appeal regarding the award of the contract has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by breach of the rules to take legal action. Any such action must be brought within the applicable limitation period. Where a contract has not been entered into, the Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order for any document to be amended. The purpose of the standstill period referred to above is to allow the parties to apply to the Courts to review the award decision before the contract is entered into.