Multi Storey Car Park (Main Contractor)

Multi Storey Car Park (Main Contractor)

University of Birmingham. Reference number: SC2070/12

Deadline date: 13/04/2012

This deadline is for… Return of the PQQ’s

Contract value: £3,500,000 – £4,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Birmingham

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: University of Birmingham


Description of the contract

General Background As part of the University Campus Development Plan the University have reviewed their strategy for parking across the campus. In particular the University propose to redevelop the South Car Park and Gun Barrels sites which will reduce the current overall parking provision on campus by approximately 425 spaces. In order to make this development viable replacement parking is required elsewhere on the campus. Scope of Works The University have appointed Associated Architects LLP, Ramboll UK structural engineers and Couch Perry Wilkes LLP, services engineers to develop proposals for a multi-storey car park adjacent to Gisbert Kapp. The brief is to provide approximately 400 spaces in an arrangement that respects the context of the area and relates to the recent external refurbishments of M&M, Muirhead Tower and Gisbert Kapp. An outline planning application has been submitted to Birmingham City Council for this development which is due for determination in June 2012. A reserved matters application will be submitted in June for determination in August 2012.



Classification of the contract

45000000 Construction work

45213312 Car park building construction work


Additional information

Contract type: Works – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

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

Estimated length of contract: 35 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Matthew Home

Address Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2TT

Telephone 01214143648

Extension number:

Fax 01214143459


How to apply

Please see attached “Instruction to Tenderers” document.