Victoria and Albert Museum Museum of Childhood Fit-out Lead Designer
The V and A is seeking to appoint a lead design team for master planning and design services.
United Kingdom-Kensington: Architectural design services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Telephone: +44 2079422229
NUTS code: UKI3
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Museum of Childhood Fit-out Lead Designer
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The V and A is seeking to appoint a lead design team for master planning and design services for the fit-out of the V and A Museum of Childhood (MoC) in Bethnal Green, which forms part of the MoC Future project, under the V and A Future Plan programme of capital redevelopment. The services to be included in the team are included but not limited to design/architecture, M and E, Structural, Lighting, Heritage, Fire, Graphics, management of other design practices, CDM-PD.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
Inner London — East.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The V and A is seeking to appoint a lead designer for its fit out of the MoC. The successful designer will lead a team adopting a co-design led approach to the galleries and all facilities of the fit out. This will initially comprise a re-briefing of the project, following which the design team will work with the client to engage other practices — to be appointed by variation to this contract – to take a creative lead for stages 2 and 3 of the design. The design team will be responsible for full design services from stage 4 onwards. Please note the values estimated in this notice are based on a 3 900 000 GBP build budget.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
As stated in the procurement documentation.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
The contract shall contain the option for the V and A and the successful designer to appoint other practices for creative design services for individual fit-out packages by means of a variation to this contract. The V and A shall have the option to add or remove consultant disciplines from the overall scope pre-contract.
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
As stated in the procurement documents.
The successful designer must demonstrate a turnover equal to the contract value.
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
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-2018717-PRO-12823541
Telephone: +44 2079422229
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: