Blackbridge Athletics Track

Blackbridge Athletics Track – upgrade the existing Athletics track

Gloucester City Council. Reference number:

Deadline date: 15/03/2012

This deadline is for… Notice deadline.

Contract value: £0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and North Somerset Off Podsmead Road, Gloucester

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

Name of the buying organisation: Gloucester City Council

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Description of the contract

 Gloucester City Council is proposing to upgrade the existing

athletics track located off Podsmead Road, Gloucester.

The works comprise of the resurfacing of the existing running

track, extension and widening of the home straight, re-location

of the long/triple jump, together with the installation of a new

floodlighting system for training use and new electrical supply

ducting, formation of a new site entrance off Podsmead Road

with associated land drainage and services work.

Procurement will be via the open procedure using the JCT

Intermediate Building Contract with Contractors Design.

The current programme anticipates completion of the scheme

by the end of August 2012.

Gloucester City Council has produced a Specification and

Design Criteria document along with construction drawings

that have been used to obtain planning permission. These

are to be developed further by the Contractor to ensure that

facility will achieve UK athletic certification.

(MT Ref:85552)



Classification of the contract

44000000 Construction structures and materials; auxiliary products to construction (except electric apparatus)

44100000 Construction materials and associated items

45233251 Resurfacing works


Additional information

Contract type: Works – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 07/02/2012 – 07/02/2012


Who to contact

Contact name Corporate Procurement

Address Herbert Warehouse, The Docks, Financial Services, Gloucester, GB, GL1 2EP

Telephone +44 01452396419

Extension number:



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How to apply

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