Hampshire County Council Archaeological Services Contract

To define and understand the deposit characteristics and hydrogeological context of the CWR site.

Contract summary


    • Excavation work at archaeological sites – 45112450
    • Engineering-related scientific and technical services – 71350000
    • Geophysical surveys of archaeological sites – 71351720

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Location of contract

SO23 9LJ

Value of contract

£200k – £250k

Published date

17 February 2020

Closing date

30 March 2020

Contract start date

01 June 2020

Contract end date

31 May 2022

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Winchester City Council invites applications from suitably experienced organisations who wish to be considered for selection to tender for the Provision of Archaeological Services.

The principle aims of work identified are as follows:
• To define and understand the deposit characteristics and hydrogeological context of the CWR site and the vulnerability of waterlogged deposits of archaeological interest to changes in the water environment.
• To provide a preliminary assessment of the state of preservation of waterlogged organic deposits and the artefacts / ecofacts that they contain.
• To provide detailed baseline information about the existing water environment of the CWR site and likely state of preservation of buried archaeological remains, against which the implications of future development proposals can be assessed and evaluation strategies developed.

The Contract will commence on 1st June 2020 and will be for a period of two years (with the option to extend for a further six years).

Interested parties should register their interest in the project via the In-Tend website https://in-tendhost.co.uk/hampshire, and complete and submit the tender return document together with any supporting information requested by 1400 hrs on Monday 30th March 2020).

About the buyer

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PST Procurement Support Procurement


Colebrook Street
SO23 9LJ
United Kingdom


01962 832323




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Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No


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