SMP Alliance Earthworks Tender

SMP Alliance Earthworks Tender

The requirement covers all people, plant and equipment to carry out earthworks in the smart motorway environment.

SMP Alliance – Earthworks

Contract summary



  • Earthmoving and excavating machinery, and associated parts – 43200000
  • Construction structures and materials; auxiliary products to construction (except electric apparatus) – 44000000
  • Construction work – 45000000

Location of contract

United Kingdom

Value of contract


Procurement reference

SMP Alliance – Earthworks

Published date

10 June 2021

Closing date

24 June 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 October 2021

Contract end date

1 October 2026

Contract type


Procedure type

Single tender action (non-OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Private procurement rules

Supply chain notices are business-to-business transactions and are not bound by the same rules and restrictions as public sector contracts. The UK government is not responsible for the conduct of such procurement.



On behalf of SMP Alliance working with Highways England (Costain Ltd, Balfour Beatty Civil Engineering Ltd, BMJV, Flour Ltd, Jacobs, WSP Ltd) we require earthworks providers to be appointed into our SMP Alliance. The requirement covers all people, plant and equipment to carry out earthworks in the smart motorway environment.

Providers will be asked to select preferred region of operation. Opportunities will be primarily in the Midlands and North West, with potential for works in South.
The main contract documents are available to view on Contracts Finder.

To register your interest in these works your organisation must hold as a minimum:
Constructionline , Achilles BC Level 4 or CAS 1 day audit.
You must also provide with your registration two case studies and two references, where your organisation has completed earthworks in the Smart Motorways environment.

The period for registering interest closes on 24th June 2021 at noon.
Shorlisted suppliers will be issued tenders with a three week return period.
Scoring will be carried out within 2 weeks of return date.

To register interest please email with your valid in date Constructionline Certificate, Achilles or Common Assessment Standard Audit certification, references and case studies.


How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer


Contact name

Sarah Thomas


Vanwall House