Lifts Maintenance Contract – Daresbury, Cheshire

Lifts Maintenance Contract – Daresbury, Cheshire

For Passenger and Goods Lifts, Platform Lift / Wheelchair Step Lift.

Lifts Maintenance Daresbury Laboratory

Contract summary


  • Lifts, skip hoists, hoists, escalators and moving walkways – 42416000
  • Lift-maintenance services – 50750000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

5 August 2020

Closing date

2 September 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

28 September 2020

Contract end date

27 September 2022

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

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The final date and time for the submission of bids is Wednesday 2nd September 2020 at 14:00.

DO NOT apply directly to the buyer.

All tender information MUST be submitted through the Delta eSourcing Portal.

Brief Description of Requirement

UK Research and Innovation has a requirement to establish a contract for a single Contractor to provide Lift Maintenance Services.

The following assets are on site and a full asset register is included in Appendix 4.
– Passenger and Goods Lifts
– Platform Lift / Wheelchair Step Lift

For each asset, there are three key components of the service:

1) Maintenance Service Delivery – Compliance Planned Preventative Maintenance (CPPM), Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Remedial works and Reactive works

2) Asset Management Services – Verification and tagging of assets where data is missing

3) Minor Works – Projects related to the assets up to the value of £50,000 where either the Client will provide a specification

The Contract duration shall be for a period of two years with optional extension of one- year period from commencement of the Contract (2+1).

Please ensure you review all attached information to ensure a full understanding of this requirement. All attachments can be found with the Document Uploads tab within the Delta eSourcing Portal.

This contract will be awarded based on the evaluation criteria set out in the ITQ document.

How to Apply

UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) will be using the Delta eSourcing Portal for this procurement.

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More information

Additional text

All submissions will be assessed in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015, for procurement values that exceed Regulation 5 (Threshold amounts)

Responses must be received by the date in the tender documentation; responses received outside of the deadline or not sent via the Delta eSourcing portal will not be accepted or considered further for this opportunity.

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The contracting authority expressly reserves the right:

i. not to award any contract as a result of the procurement process commenced by publication of this notice;and

ii. to make whatever changes it may see fit to the content and structure of the procurement; and in no circumstances will the contracting authority be liable for any costs incurred by any supplier. If the contracting authority decides to enter into a contract with the successful supplier, this does not mean that there is any guarantee of subsequent contracts being awarded. Any expenditure, work or effort undertaken prior to contract award is accordingly a matter solely for the commercial judgement of bidders.

About UK Shared Business Services

UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) brings a commercial attitude to the public sector; helping our contracting authorities to improve efficiency, generate savings and modernise.

Where UK SBS is not named as the Contracting Authority within the documentation, UK SBS will be acting as an agent on behalf of the Contracting Authority.

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How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer

Contact name

Rhedyn Griffiths


Polaris House
North Star Avenue


07849 079788