Research Tender – Design Led Procurement

Research Tender – Design Led Procurement

There is an opportunity for design to play a more effective role in delivering the objectives of the Scottish model of procurement.

Research on Design-Led Construction Procurement

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Government

Local Government and Communities, Building Standards, Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park,

Livingston

EH54 6GA

UK

Colette Templeton

+44 1506600437
http://www.scotland.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Scottish Government

Local Government and Communities, Building Standards, Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park,

Livingston

EH54 6GA

UK

Sarah Waugh

+44 1506600419

buildingstandards@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
http://www.scotland.gov.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Scottish Government

Local Government and Communities, Building Standards, Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park,

Livingston

EH54 6GA

UK

Sarah Waugh

+44 1506600419

Sarah.waugh@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
http://www.scotland.gov.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Research on Design-Led Construction Procurement

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

There is an opportunity for design to play a more effective role in delivering the objectives of the Scottish model of procurement. This research will cover the following three key issues:

What are the current barriers to embedding design in construction procurement processes?

What approaches are currently effective in embedding design in construction procurement processes?

What future models of construction procurement processes might help to overcome current barriers to better embedding design and assist the development of a design-led procurement approach?

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=321816.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

159999 other Consultancy

100 All Scotland
120 Highlands and Islands
130 Aberdeen & North-East
140 Tayside, Central & Fife
150 Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 Edinburgh & Lothians
170 Scotland South
180 Outside Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

2014/11

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
29-10-2014  Time  10:00

c) Estimated award date 10-11-2014

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

Tenders should be submitted to sarah.waugh@scotland.gsi.gov.uk by 10am on Thursday 30 October 2014.

(SC Ref:321816)

5.2

Additional Documentation

ITT letter
Specification
Schedule 1
Schedule 2
Schedule 3
Schedule 4
Terms and Conditions

5.3

Publication date of this notice

02-10-2014