Design and Build Contract Liverpool – Sensor City Main Contractor
The project is to develop a bespoke new building in the Copperas Hill redevelopment zone at the heart of Liverpool knowledge quarter.
United Kingdom-Liverpool: Construction work for research buildings
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Sensor City Liverpool Ltd
c/o Finance, Kingsway House, Hatton Garden
For the attention of: Mr Shaun McDonald — Procurement Officer
L3 2AJ Liverpool
Telephone: +44 1519046495
General address of the contracting authority: www.ljmu.ac.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
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
Design and execution
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Liverpool.
NUTS code UKD52
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)
Sensor City Liverpool Ltd is looking to appoint a contractor in a two stage design and build procurement process.
The project envisages a single phase programme of delivery and construction commencing early 2016 and completing early 2017.
Further details regarding the 2 stage (D&B) and construction phases are detailed within the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) and Tender documentation.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 6 000 000 and 8 000 000 GBP
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
Description of particular conditions: Subject to compliance with external funding bodies requirements.
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
In accordance with the provisions of The Public Contracts Regulations 2015, as detailed in the PQQ and Tender documents.
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: Sensor City Liverpool Ltd intends to invite a minimum of 5 suitable candidates on the basis of the ranking of candidates at the PQQ stage, by applying the selection criteria detailed in the PQQ documentation.
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): The project is intended to be part financed by applying for European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) funding — 2014 to 2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth programme — Priority Axis 1: Promoting Research and Innovation.
Right to Cancel: Sensor City Liverpool Ltd reserves the right to discontinue the procurement process at any time, which shall include the right not to award a contract, and does not bind itself to accept the lowest tender, or any tender received, and reserves the right to award the contract in part, or to call for new tenders should it consider this necessary.
Transparency: Sensor City Liverpool Ltd is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIR) and may be required to disclose information received in the course of this procurement under FOIA or the EIR.
Costs: Sensor City Liverpool Ltd shall not be liable for any costs or expenses incurred by any candidate or tenderer in connection with the completion and return of the information requested in this notice, or in the negotiation, completion or submission of any tender, irrespective of the outcome of the competition or if the competition is cancelled or postponed.
Times/dates: All dates, time periods and values specified in this notice are provisional and Sensor City Liverpool Ltd reserves the right to change these.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: