Research Contract – Heathrow Economic Study

Research Contract – Heathrow Economic Study

The London Borough of Hounslow in partnership with the London Borough of Ealing and Slough Borough Council (the Councils) is seeking a provider to undertake an economic analysis as described in in the specification for future airport capacity in London and South East England.

Reference number: JJ/HES/2013

Deadline date:12/08/2013

This deadline is for… the submission of the Invitation to Tender documents

Contract value:£30,000 – £75,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Hounslow The contract is to be carried out within the London Borough of Hounslow, London Borough of Ealing and Slough Borough Council.

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: London Borough of Hounslow – Corporate Procurement Unit

 

Description of the contract

The London Borough of Hounslow in partnership with the London Borough of Ealing and Slough Borough Council (the Councils) is seeking a provider to undertake an economic analysis as described in in the specification for future airport capacity in London and South East England on the economy of the three (3) boroughs. The provider will produce an economic impact assessment of airport development scenarios that the Councils believe will be explored by the Airports (Davies) Commission. Specifically, the provider will assess how these proposals may impact on the three (3) boroughs economies. The report is required to form the basis of a submission(s) by the Councils to the Airports Commission and to inform the strategic response of the Councils and their partners to recommendations made by the Airports Commission and any decisions subsequently taken. The contract will require the successful provider to be able to produce an agreed final report against a short deadline in order to meet the timeframes for submissions to the Airports Commission (30th September 2013). Shortlisted candidates must be available to attend an interview on Friday 16th August 2013.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

79311410 Economic impact assessment

79311000 Survey services

79300000 Market and economic research; polling and statistics

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 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: 42 Days

 

Who to contact

Contact name Ros Footman

Organisation name London Borough of Hounslow – Corporate Procurement Unit

Address Civic Centre, Lampton Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW3 4DN

Telephone 020 8583 2000

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.hounslow.gov.uk

 

How to apply

To receive the ITT documentation, Expressions of Interest must be received by email to procurement@hounslow.gov.uk . Any questions or queries should be made in writing by e-mail and must be received no later than 13:00 on 5th August 2013. The deadline for submission of tenders is 13:00 on 12th August 2013. All tenderers will be expected to provide their latest annual report, three years (3) audited accounts, details of their skills and expertise in providing this type of service and details of similar contracts and any other information as specified within the Invitation to Tender documentation. All tenderers must be able to provide evidence of a successful track record in providing a similar service.