Ground Investigation Work Perth

Ground Investigation Work Perth

In order to advance this scheme from preliminary design to construction stage a ground investigation throughout the area of Almondbank and Lochty area is required. 

Almondbank Flood Protection Scheme – Main Ground Investigation
CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

WORKS

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address

 


Perth and Kinross Council

2 High Street,

Perth

PH1 5PH

UK

Russell Stewart

+44 1738475000

+44 1738475510
http://www.pkc.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Perth & Kinross Council

The Environment Service, 137 Glover Street,

Perth

PH2 0HY

UK

+44 1738477277

rsstewart@pkc.gov.uk

+44 1738475510
http://www.pkc.gov.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Perth & Kinross Council

The Enviornment Service, 35 Kinnoull Street,

Perth

PH1 5GD

UK

+44 1738477277

+44 1738475510
http://www.pkc.gov.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Almondbank Flood Protection Scheme – Main Ground Investigation

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

In order to advance this scheme from preliminary design to construction stage a ground investigation throughout the area of Almondbank and Lochty area is required. This ground investigation is to provide detailed information to identify the geological and geotechnical factors that will affect the construction of the proposed flood protection structures, and also derive geotechnical design parameters to facilitate the design of the aforementioned structures.

The ground investigation works are to comprise of approximately:

#51no. cable percussion boreholes to a depth of 10m bgl, continued with rotary open holing or rotary coring where an obstruction or rockhead is encountered.

#22no. trial pits to a depth of 3m bgl, with soakaway testing required in 1no. trial pit.

#7no. road cores to a depth of 0.5m bgl, 3no. of which will be advanced in boreholes.

#Standpipe(s) are to be installed in selected boreholes. The Contractor is required to monitor these instruments during the Site Operations, and thereafter as specified.

#Groundwater monitoring is to be undertaken upon completion of site works as specified within the enquiry documents.

#Permeability tests and soakaway tests are to be undertaken in selected boreholes / installations and trial pits respectively.

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=318960.

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

   
  189999   other Environmental Services
  391213   Engineering

   
  140   Tayside, Central & Fife

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

£200,000

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Each Contractor is required to complete the Pass/Fail Quality Assessment Questionnaire and provide all information required by the Quality Assessment Questionnaire. Quality Assessment Questionnaire submissions shall be provided by each Contractor with the return of the tender documents to the Public Contracts Scotland Postbox by 29 September 2014.

 

Each of the Tenderers will be assessed in accordance with the selection procedure identified in Section 4 of the QAQ document. This document is available (along with the tender documents) in the additional documents section.

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

6.9.16/Main GI

4.3

Time Limits

 

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
    29-09-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 06-10-2014

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

The Tender Documents and Quality Assessment Questionnaire are available in the doucments section of this notice.

(SC Ref:318960)

5.2

Additional Documentation

 

  Almondbank Main GI Contract Rev 3 reissued 2014-09-09
  Almondbank Pre-Construction Information – Main GI Rev 3 reissued 2014-09-09
  v1_Almondbank_Exploratory Hole Location Plan_RC
  v1_Almondbank_Overview and WO Drawings_RC
  V2_ Almondbank Desk Study Report_Extract
  PUs (combined)
  Almondbank Main GI QAQ Rev 2 Final

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 10-09-2014