Building Alterations Lancashire

Building Alterations Lancashire

Carbon Saving Works Lancashire. To Carry out External Wall Insulation, replacement of windows and upgrade of the heating system to properties comprising of four blocks.

Carbon Saving Works, Ribble Heights, Preston, Lancashire

Reference number: KRM2

Deadline date:29/06/2012

This deadline is for… Notice deadline.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom Ribble Heights, Preston, Lancashire

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: The Places For People Group

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Description of the contract

This Bid Strategy is used in compliance with the Places for People purchasing procedures. It forms the basis for a bidder to provide carbon reduction works at one of Places for People Homes schemes namely general let properties at Ribble Heights, which is situated in Preston.

To Carry out External Wall Insulation, replacement of windows and upgrade of the heating system to properties comprising of four blocks. The funding will be through various funding streams –

Structural repairs are required to be carried to the four blocks – these need to be programmed in prior to the works commence for the external wall insulation. These will be carried out by a nominated sub-contractor and managed through nominated employers’ agent.

Community Energy Saving Programme (CESP) – all dwellings in the ‘E01025287 Preston 009F’ area

All existing windows will be replaced with A-rated double glazed windows

The properties are currently heated through storage heaters and hot water through emersion heaters. A Contractor is required for the design, manufacture and installation of four separate central boiler plant rooms and associated distribution and controls servicing to the 4 blocks

Installation of Programmers, thermostats, including TRV’s or an approved alternative;

Replacement of existing hot water storage tanks or an approved alternative.


A Supplier is required for the provision of fuelling the installations A Contractor is required for the provision of servicing and maintenance of the installations

Income Collection:

A Service Provider is required to propose a method of billing and for the collection of income generated from the billing of heating provision from the installations and operating of the installations.


A Financer is required for the funding of both the up front capital works, operating costs and the income collection to ensure a deliverable financial model is achievable at minimal or zero cost to Places for People.

(MT Ref:89362)


Classification of the contract

50721000 Commissioning of heating installations

45321000 Thermal insulation work

45421132 Installation of windows

45223200 Structural 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: 23/07/2012 – 31/01/2013


Who to contact

Contact name Keith Mullender, Procurement Manager

Organisation name The Places For People Group

Address 4 The Pavilions, Port Way, Group Purchasing , Preston, GB, PR2 2YB

Telephone +44 1772897200

Extension number:


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How to apply

For further information please review the full notice details at