Manchester City Council Piccadilly Design Competition

Manchester City Council Piccadilly Design Competition

Manchester City Council wishes to appoint a Landscape Architect / Urban Designer led design team to fulfil their vision and create a world class public space at Piccadilly.

Opportunity Id
DN560253
Title
Q20439 Piccadilly Design Competition
Categories
150000 – Consultancy
390000 – Works – Construction, Repair & Maintenance
Description

Manchester City Council wishes to appoint a Landscape Architect / Urban Designer led design team to fulfil their vision and create a world class public space at Piccadilly. Piccadilly will provide an example of the very best in Manchester public realm to showcase and exemplify the City’s growing international status. It is one of the most significant central Manchester locations and has an important history.

Piccadilly Gardens (to be referred to as Piccadilly) is an open-space area situated in the heart of Manchester city centre. As an accessible gateway to the city, it provides both work and leisure opportunities for a large number of people. Piccadilly acts as a key entry point into the heart of Manchester city centre and creates a first and lasting impression on visitors and Mancunians alike.

The Council wish to develop the site in a sustainable way that respects its heritage. It seeks a design team capable of realising this project in ways that combine imagination and creativity with economy and sustainability.

Manchester City Council Capital Programmes Department are leading and administering a three-stage competition. This will result in the selection of a winning team and design, who will be appointed to develop their design and to deliver the project.

The Council will use the Chest to conduct this procurement exercise at www.the-chest.org.uk . The competition documentation including Piccadilly Design information pack containing further information and instructions for each stage of the competition are now available to download from the portal.

 

Region(s) of supply
Greater Manchester
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Piccadilly, Competition, Design, .

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/06/2023
End date
28/02/2024

Contact details

Buyer
Manchester City Council
Contact
Colin Butterworth
Telephone
.011 234 5000
Fax
.0161 234 5000
Address
Level 3
Manchester
Lancashire
M60 2LA

Expression of interest window

From 28/10/2021 16:45 to 10/01/2022 11:00