Carriageway Testing 2014 – 2015 Programme

Carriageway Testing 2014 – 2015 Programme

Carriageway testing within Angus (adopted road network) to determine makeup and condition of carriageways detailed in Bill of Quantities. All testing to be in accordance with Chapter 7 of HD 29/08 of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Angus Council

Communities Roads Business Unit, County Buildings,

Forfar

DD8 3WR

UK

Douglas Hill

+44 8452777778
http://www.angus.gov.uk/

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Angus Council

Communities Roads Business Unit, County Buildings, Market Street,

Forfar

DD8 3WR

UK

Douglas Hill

+44 8452777778
http://www.angus.gov.uk/

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Angus Council

Communities Roads Business Unit, County Buildings, Market Street,

Forfar

DD8 3WR

UK

Douglas Hill

+44 8452777778
http://www.angus.gov.uk/

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Carriageway Testing 2014 – 2015 Programme

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Carriageway testing within Angus (adopted road network) to determine makeup and condition of carriageways detailed in Bill of Quantities. All testing to be in accordance with Chapter 7 of HD 29/08 of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=302111.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

109999 other Building Construction Materials
391200 Roads
391210 Roads – Construction
391211 Roads – Maintenance
391212 Roads – Repair
399999 other Works – Construction, Repair and Maintenance

140 Tayside, Central & Fife

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Coring, Dynamic Core Penetration tests and results as per contract contained.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Minimum standards and qualification required

Applicants must hold or commit themselves to holding prior to the date of contract award the following minimum insurances with a reputable insurance company:

-employers’ liability insurance to the extent of at least £10m per claim and unlimited in total;

-public / product liability insurance to the extent of at least £5m per claim and unlimited in total;

-professional indemnity insurance to the extent of at least £1m per claim and unlimited in total.

Technical and professional ability

Applicants must demonstrate that they have a good track record of successful delivery of services comparable in nature and scale to the supply for which tenders are now sought;

Applicants must have the following minimum Health and Safety record:

(1)no more than 3 prohibition or improvement notices issued by the Health & Safety Executive / relevant authority under Health and Safety legislation within the last 12 months from the Tender Return Date; and

(2)no convictions recorded for causing a fatality within the last 3 years from the application return date.

Full details are contained in the document accompanying this Notice.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
15-05-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 29-05-2014

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:302111)

5.2

Additional Documentation

ADEPT Guidance Note – Pages 1-A1
ADEPT Guidance Note – Pages A2-C1
ADEPT Guidance Note – Pages C2-R1
CWay Testing – BoQ
CWay Testing – CoC
CWay Testing – Form of Tender
CWay Testing – Instructions for Tendering
CWay Testing – PQQ
CWay Testing – Pre-Con Info
CWay Testing – Spec and Appendices

5.3

Publication date of this notice

22-04-2014