Quantity Surveying Commission

Quantity Surveying Commission – ECSB0148 – Lochaber High School (Phase 3)

The Highland Council wishes to appoint a suitably competent and experienced consultancy to provide Quantity Surveying Services for Phase 3 of major redevelopment and refurbishment works at Lochaber High School.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Highland Council

Finance – Procurement Section, c/o Town House, High Street,

Inverness

IV1 1JJ

UK

Facilities Management Team

+44 1463703889

procurement.unit3@highland.gov.uk
http://www.highland.gov.uk/

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Quantity Surveying Commission – ECSB0148 – Lochaber High School (Phase 3)

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The Highland Council wishes to appoint a suitably competent and experienced consultancy to provide Quantity Surveying Services for Phase 3 of major redevelopment and refurbishment works at Lochaber High School.

The Highland Council has carried out a feasibility study to determine the project brief. The project will comprise demolition of the existing school dining hall, kitchen and admin blocks, construction of a new-build dining, kitchen, library and admin block including a new main school entrance. The project will also involve internal and external refurbishment of the school Assembly Hall, new cladding and roofing to the 1979 classroom block, a new lift, landscaping of the internal courtyard, a new bus layby, car drop-off and junction to the adjoining road. The project includes the provision of decant accommodation, which will consist of modular accommodation units. A description of the services required will be sent out to successful applicants.

 

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=232187.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151100 Construction
151110 Construction – General

120 … Highlands and Islands

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Estimated Construction cost is 9.35M GBP

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Consultants should hold membership of RICS or equal and approved.

The Highland Council are developing the use of Constructionline/CHAS Registration as part of their pre qualification requirements for consultants applying for capital property related construction tenders. The initiative intends to avoid repetitive requests for general information at pre qualification stage. However, the Council cannot insist on Constructionline/CHAS Registration and must allow non registered consultants to be assessed to an equal standard.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Dual stage – Candidates must first pass a selection procedure before being invited to tender or negotiate.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

ECSB0148

4.3

Time Limits


20-07-2012  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date  30-08-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Appointment will be made on the basis of the current RICS Agreement.

Consultants will be required to complete a pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) for this contract. The purpose of the PQQ is to identify a number of suitably qualified and experienced companies who will be invited to submit a tender. The Highland Council will use the information provided in response to the PQQ to determine which organisations are most suited, in the opinion of the Evaluation Panel, in terms of technical knowledge and experience, and organisational and financial standing to submit a tender. Any person wishing to receive PQQ documents should register their interest through this website, any queries please email procurement.unit3@highland.gov.uk

Consultants who have completed a PQQ for this Authority, for similar categories of work in the last 6 months, must still register their interest by emailing procurement.unit3@highland.gov.uk but need only provide updated information as relevant.

The completed PQQ Documentation must be returned no later than 12 Noon on Friday 20th July 2012.

(SC Ref:232187)

5.2

Additional Documentation

ECSB0148 – Lochaber HS Ph 3 – PQQ for QS Advert

5.3

Publication date of this notice

29-06-2012