Requirement for Hydrogeologist

Requirement for Hydrogeologist

Mines Water Investigation for Energy Supply – Hydrogeologist. Reference number: CR2012/517*

Deadline date:04/09/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£50,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent,

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: Stoke-on-Trent City Council


Description of the contract

Stoke-on-Trent City Council wishes to appoint Hydrogeology expertise to build upon an investigation into the potential for using mines water as an energy source for the supply of heating and cooling to both new and existing buildings in the City Centre area (CDB).The objective is to prove that the concept is technically viable and will deliver substantial CO2 savings for the CBD.



Classification of the contract

71313000 Environmental engineering consultancy services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 8

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: 08/10/2012 – 08/01/2013


Who to contact

Contact name Theresa Bill

Organisation name Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Address Corporate Procurement, Floor 1 Civic Centre Glebe St.,, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 1HH

Telephone 01782236899

Extension number:


Web address


How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.This is not an Expression of Interest but an open tender which is being conducted via Bravo e-tendering. Please see the details below to access the tender documents. 1. Register your company on the WMCOE eTendering portal (this is only required once) – Browse to the eSourcing Portal: – Click the “Click here to register” link – Accept the terms and conditions and click “continue” – Enter your correct business and user details – Note the username you chose and click “Save” when complete – You will shortly receive an email with your unique password (please keep this secure) 2. Responding to the tender – Login to the portal with your username/password – Click the “Open Access ITTs” link. (These are ITTs open to any registered supplier) – Click on the relevant ITT to access the content. – Click the “Express Interest” button in the “Actions” box on the left-hand side of the page. – This will move the ITT into your “My ITTs” page. (This is a secure area reserved for your projects only) – Click on the ITT code, you can now access any attachments by clicking the “Settings and Buyer Attachments” in the “Actions” box – You can now choose to “Reply” or “Reject” (please give a reason if rejecting) – You can now use the ‘Messages’ function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification – Note the deadline for completion, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the ITT – There may be a mixture of online & offline actions for you to perform (there is detailed online help available) If you require any further assistance use the online help, or the BravoSolution help desk is available Mon – Fri (8am – 6pm) on: – eMail: Phone: 0800 368 4850/ Fax: 020 7080 0480