Diver Inspection of Bridges

Diver Inspection of Bridges

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Hampshire CC The contractor must be able to deliver the services within the Hampshire boundary. Reference number: ENV800

Deadline date:03/05/2012

This deadline is for… Closing date for Tender submission

Contract value:£20,000 – £90,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Hampshire CC The contractor must be able to deliver the services within the Hampshire boundary

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: Hampshire County Council


Description of the contract

Hampshire County Council has a bi-annual programme of diver inspection of selected bridges and structures throughout the county of Hampshire. The contract term will be four years for 300 bridge/structures, 37 of which are confined space or require a four man team. The task is to carry out, in 2012 and in 2014, defect inspections and measurements of elevations, soffits, piers, columns, abutments and training walls of the selected bridges, within the County of Hampshire. To report on the inspections, either directly to the HCC site engineer or, for more complex defects, to write to the Inspection Manager. To take digital photographs and to quote for and carry out maintenance repair works as directed by the Inspection Manager. The inspection team shall contain at least one member with an HND, HNC or Degree in Civil Engineering who has had previous experience of inspecting and reporting on bridge defects.




Classification of the contract

71631450 Bridge-inspection services

98363000 Diving services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 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: 01/07/2012 – 30/06/2016


Who to contact

Contact name Procurement Support

Organisation name Hampshire County Council

Address Upper High Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8UT

Telephone 01962 832323

Extension number:


Web address


How to apply

Instructions how to download tender documents This procurement will be undertaken using an e-tendering system which can be found at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/hampshire. Once in the website, click on TENDERS on the top bar and then scroll down to CURRENT TENDERS and then search for the title of this project for further information. If you wish to express interest please click on EXPRESS INTEREST and if you have not previously done so, register your company. The email address should be for the person who will deal with the tender, as login details, subsequent messages etc. will be automatically sent to this email address. How to submit a tender using the In-tend web site: Log in to the In-tend website, go to MY TENDERS, click on VIEW TENDER DETAILS button of this project and then click on the RED TAP scroll down the page to where it says TENDER DOCUEMTENTS RECEIVED and look for the document titled INVITATION TO TENDER in the first column and click on the VIEW DOCUMENTS button. Download the documents as required. When you have completed your tender, scroll down to the upload documents button and search for you saved document. Upload the documents back on to the website and submit your tender. If successfully uploaded, the system will issue a confirmation email. Documents must be uploaded using Word/Excel or PDF format.