Students Union Building Refurbishment
University of Sheffield.
UK-Sheffield: construction work for university buildings
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
University of Sheffield
Arts Tower, Western Bank
Contact point(s): Directorate of Estates and Facilities Management
For the attention of: Bevan Adams
S10 2FN Sheffield
Telephone: +44 1142229100
General address of the contracting authority: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield
Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield
Electronic access to information: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Students’ Union building refurbishment.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Realisation, by whatever means of work, corresponding to the requirements specified by the successful tenderer
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: University of Sheffield campus.
NUTS code UKE32
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The University requires an experienced design and build contractor to undertake a complex refurbishment project of the existing University House building as part of the development of the Students’ Union buildings.
Further details are provided within the pre-qualification questionnaire.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
45214400, 45453100, 45262660
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.9)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
Estimated contract value excluding VAT for the whole project is 12 000 000 GBP including asbestos removal, refurbishment works, façade replacement and external landscaping.
Estimated value excluding VAT: 12 000 000,00 GBP
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Duration in months: 15 (from the award of the contract)
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
Upon contract award, the contractor may be required to provide a parent company guarantee and/or performance bond.
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
Joint and several liability.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: yes
Description of particular conditions: Yes – University of Sheffield terms and conditions of contract.
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Further details will be provided within the pre-qualification questionnaire.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Minimum requirement: to demonstrate for the last 3 years a construction turnover and single contract value capability in line with the project specifics. Other requirements will be detailed in the pre-qualification questionnaire.
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
Further details will be provided within the pre-qualification questionnaire.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
Envisaged minimum number 5: and maximum number 8
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: As per pre-qualification documents.
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 6.3.2012 – 10:00
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
6.3.2012 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
Expressions of interest must be registered via the University of Sheffield e-tendering portal at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield. Tender reference for expressions of interest is 100/BA/EFM Student’s Union building refurbishment.
We envisage a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 8 operators being invited to tender.
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:1.2.2012