Clerk of Works Required Lancaster University

Clerk of Works Required Lancaster University

Lancaster University is seeking to procure a Clerk of Works to help deliver a new Department of Chemistry within the existing Faraday Building.

Clerk of Works for the Refurbishment of Faraday Building for the Dept. of Chemistry

Reference number: SP/14/590

Deadline date:22/04/2014

This deadline is for… Last date that documents can be requested

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: University

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Estate Management Dept

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Description of the contract

Lancaster University is seeking to procure a Clerk of Works to help deliver a new Department of Chemistry within the existing Faraday Building. Reflecting the growing popularity of Chemistry at Lancaster and its aspiration to deliver high quality teaching and research, the newly refurbished areas will provide a first class environment which contains specially designed research laboratories, teaching laboratories, specialised instrument rooms and office areas. The Faraday Building refurbishment work incorporates over 4,800m² of gross internal floor area with a construction cost circa £11M. The design is premised on ‘live labs’ which will deliver teaching and research in physical, non-synthetic and synthetic chemistry, supporting high quality research such as NMR spectroscopy, renewable energy, chemical engineering and manufacturing. This tender is divided into 2 Lots, you may bid on Lot 1 or Lot 2 or BOTH; Lot 1 Clerk of Works for the building fabric. Lot 2 Clerk of Works for mechanical and electrical services. As part of this tender we have included the latest floor plans and a selection of Room Data Sheets (RDS) which give an understanding of the project make up including finishes and the current programme.



Classification of the contract

71520000 Construction supervision services

71000000 Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services

71500000 Construction-related services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 12

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 below:

Estimated length of contract: 01/05/2014 – 21/11/2014


Who to contact

Contact name Paul Carter

Organisation name Estate Management Dept

Address University House, United Kingdom, LA1 4YW

Telephone +44 1524593364

Extension number:

Fax +44 1524843087

Web address


How to apply

This tender is being conducted electronically using the Lancaster University e-tendering system which can be found at To receive documents new users must first register and obtain log in details. Existing users should log in to the web site and express interest.