Architectural and Design Services Tender for Swansea University
It is the intention of the Client to appoint an Architect-led Design Team to deliver Computational Foundry Project to conclusion of RIBA Stage 2 (Concept Design).
United Kingdom-Swansea: Architectural and related services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
The Purchasing Office, Singleton Park
For the attention of: Owen Cullen, Senior Procurement Officer
SA2 8PP Swansea
Telephone: +44 1792606268
General address of the contracting authority: www.swansea.ac.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.sell2wales.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA0345
Electronic access to information: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Further information can be obtained from: Swansea University
For the attention of: Enquiries via www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 12: Architectural services; engineering services and integrated engineering services; urban planning and landscape engineering services; related scientific and technical consulting services; technical testing and analysis services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Swansea University Science and Innovation Bay Campus.
NUTS code UKL
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The University will reserve the right to retain as an option the services of the Architect through to completion of the Project.
The Architect will be expected to contribute to each of the tasks set out in the tender documents, working with Design and Delivery Teams, the Employer and other design team members in order to develop and test options for the building that reflect potential programme, proposals and budget, in order to meet the needs and perceptions of the University.
Detailed consultation is required with Stakeholders and end users to establish the exact requirements of each and every area along with the management of expectation.
This tender is being conducted via the Restricted procedure, incorporating a Pre-Qualification stage, from which a shortlist of up to five tenderers The University reserves the right to accept or award the contract in whole, in part, or not at all, and is therefore not obliged to accept all or any submissions.
Further information can be found in the tender documents.
Note: The authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. To obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales athttp://www.sell2wales.gov.uk/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=25911
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.2)Information about options
Description of these options: The University will reserve the right to retain as an option the services of the Architect through to completion of the Project beyond RIBA Stage 2 (Conceptual Design).
II.2.3)Information about renewals
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: Please view PQQ Documents for Selection criteria and process.
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): Swansea University Science and Innovation Bay Campus.
The funding for this contract is provided from a number of different sources including the Welsh Government, UK Government, and European Investment Bank Loan and the project is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government. The successful contractor will be required to comply with reasonable requests for information from the University to satisfy its own needs or those of the funding bodies.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: