Catering Services Contract – Chester

Catering Services Contract – Chester

To supply catering services to the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre.

Contract summary


  • Catering services – 55520000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract


Published date

02 March 2020

Closing date

25 March 2020

Contract start date

01 April 2020

Contract end date

31 March 2021

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2492/476/CW/CYMRU/20 Catering Services

The University of Sheffield wishes to invite tenders for Catering Services on behalf of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Chester Road, CH4 0DH.

Scope of Requirement
The AMRC Wales is the latest centre to be launched by the AMRC in partnership with Welsh Government. Located in Broughton next to the Airbus site, the centre will offer advanced and high-value manufacturing services and support to businesses across all sectors from Wales and beyond.

The key output of the AMRC Wales will be to advance the adoption, within Welsh industry, of advanced manufacturing technologies through the development of automation, digital or high value design solutions.

There is a requirement for the provision of hospitality to suit a range of requirements from hot and cold refreshments, breakfast and cakes and pastries and sandwich lunches and finger buffets, or canapes. The occasions range from departmental meetings, external visits and celebrations. The expectation is that each hospitality business can provide an extensive range of hot and cold drinks and food, with options available to meet the needs of customers with specific dietary and lifestyle choices. In addition it is important that each company can provide this choice within a varied budget from economy through to luxury or bespoke options. (Numbers to cater – up to 200)

Suppliers are asked to provide quotations for their catering packages.

Tender Process and Documentation:
This procurement is an open procedure conducted in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015

The ITT can be downloaded by registering and expressing your interest on the University`s e-tendering system

If you have any questions or comments in relation to this tender they must be submitted via the In-tend System, this can be accessed at

Completed tenders must be returned through the same e-tendering system.

Closing date for receipt of tenders: 25th March 2020 at 12 noon (UK time)


About the buyer

Contact name

Charlotte Wilcox


AMRC with Boeing, Factory of the Future
Wallis Way, Catcliffe
S60 5TZ


0114 2227662



Other information


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.