Construction of Jubilee Square, Leicester

Construction of Jubilee Square, Leicester

Leicester City Council’s Transport Strategy Team would like to invite contractors to tender for the construction of the Jubilee Square Project via Pre-Qualification Questionnaire, Invitation to Tender and Tender evaluation process.

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Deadline date:01/03/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£1,000,000 – £5,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Leicester Leicester,

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: Leicester City Council

 

Description of the contract

Leicester City Council’s Transport Strategy Team would like to invite contractors to tender for the construction of the Jubilee Square Project via Pre-Qualification Questionnaire, Invitation to Tender and Tender evaluation process. Jubilee Square project will include the following works: • Construction of an attractive new square and gateway into the city centre. • Construction of hard and soft landscaping; • Paved events area and linking carriageway from St. Nicholas Circle to High Street & Highcross Street, using porphyry natural stone blocks laid on specialist mortar bed above proposed concrete slab, • Resin bound gravel footways on bituminous construction above granular sub-base surrounded by two rows of silver grey granite setts, • Turfed lawns, • Trees and landscape area including plants, • Approximate area of porphyry natural stone blocks on rigid construction is 3200sqm. • Approximate area of resin bound gravel above bituminous footway is 1000sqm. • Approximate landscape planting area is 500sqm. • Approximate lawn area is 750sqm. • Street furniture including seats, tables, bins and cycle frames, • Retaining walls, • Raised concrete seating edge and concrete seating edge, • Dark grey granite corduroy paving to top and bottom of steps, • Silver grey granite edge to steps, • Silver grey granite wall edge, • Public lighting, • LED screen lighting • Decorative screening panels, • Archway to match decorative screening panels • Surface water drainage, connecting into adjacent existing surface water sewer network, • Provision of recessed covers and frames and level adjustment for existing utilities inspection chambers, • Protection to existing utilities apparatus, • Lining and signing, • Metal fence with gate to Wygston’s House. For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta E-Sourcing portal at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/??notice-title??/6SG476HXGC To respond to this opportunity, please click here: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/6SG476HXGC If you experience any technical difficulties from accessing the above url, then please contact the Delta eSourcing Helpdesk on call 0845 270 7050 or email helpdesk@delta-esourcing.com.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

45432112 Laying of paving

45233293 Installation of street furniture

45000000 Construction work

45233253 Surface work for footpaths

45332300 Drain-laying work

34928500 Street-lighting equipment

45111200 Site preparation and clearance work

45233130 Construction work for highways

44113120 Paving slabs

45233262 Pedestrian zone construction work

45111213 Site-clearance work

45112700 Landscaping work

45100000 Site preparation work

45112710 Landscaping work for green areas

03120000 Horticultural and nursery products

45233161 Footpath construction work

77300000 Horticultural services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Works – ExecutionWork

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: 01/07/2013 – 30/06/2014

 

Who to contact

Contact name Steve Brewer – Project Manager

Organisation name Leicester City Council

Address A Block, New Walk Centre, Welford Place, LEICESTER, LE1 6ZG

Telephone 01162528633

Extension number:

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Web address

 

How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. Response Address: