Landscaping Works Cumbria

Landscaping Works Cumbria

Rhododendron, scrub birch and scrub pine clearance from Lowland Raised Bog.

Reference number:ITT_912/ECM_6770

Deadline date:31/10/2014

This deadline is for…Interest in tendering

Contract value: £40,000 – £135,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:United KingdomRoudsea Wood and Mosses National Nature Reserve, near Haverthwaite, Newby Bridge, Cumbria.

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Name of the buying organisation:Natural England

Description of the contract

This tender is for the clearance of rhododendron, birch and pine scrub from an area of approximately 31ha of Lowland Baised Bog. The raised mires of this site are of international importance, and every accommodation to ensure the mires are not damaged must be made. In particular, there must be full adherence to the conditions governing the use of fires to dispose of cut materials. The safety of the site must be held as the major priority at all times.



Classification of the contract

73000000Research and development services and related consultancy services

Additional information

Contract type:Works – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement?No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding?Yes : LIFE13NAT/UK/000443– Restoration of degraded lowland bogs on three Cumbrian SCI/SACs

Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract:4 Months

Who to contact


Organisation nameNatural England

Address, Peterborough, PE1 1NG


Extension number:


How to apply

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