Supply of carpets to grade 1 listed building

Supply of carpets to grade 1 listed building

Kenwood House is a grade 1 listed building, remodelled in the eighteenth century by Robert Adam which houses the internationally renowned Iveagh painting collection. This contract will be to produce up to 4 carpets and 2 hearth rugs of the correct design, quality and finish for display in the historic ground floor rooms at The Iveagh Bequest, Kenwood.

Supply of Carpets to Kenwood House (grade 1 listed building)

Reference number: C200180/001

Deadline date:13/12/2012

This deadline is for… This deadline is for return of completed pre-qualification questionnaires.

Contract value:£65,000 – £80,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London Hampstead London

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: English Heritage

 

Description of the contract

Kenwood House is a grade 1 listed building, remodelled in the eighteenth century by Robert Adam which houses the internationally renowned Iveagh painting collection. This contract will be to produce up to 4 carpets and 2 hearth rugs of the correct design, quality and finish for display in the historic ground floor rooms at The Iveagh Bequest, Kenwood. The ‘Caring for Kenwood’ project involves the redisplay of the ground floor rooms and within this representation some new carpets and hearth rugs are required. The supplier will work with English Heritage and the project interior consultant to produce new carpets to historically-appropriate designs. Candidates will have worked in a similar historic interior environment, be able to provide samples for approval at specific deadlines and guarantee delivery for installation by September 2013. Candidates must have a good reputation for their professionalism, reliability and product quality. The contract will also include underlay, delivery to site (Hampstead Lane, London) and installation.

 

Classification of the contract

39530000 Carpets, mats and rugs

 

Additional information

Contract type: Works – 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: 9 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Laura Houliston

Organisation name English Heritage

Address The Iveagh Bequest, Hampstead Lane, Kenwood, London, NW3 7JR

Telephone 0208 348 1286

Extension number:

Fax

How to apply

Suppliers wishing to participate should download the PQQ questionaire complete it and return it to Laura Houliston at the adress below by 15.00 on THursday 13th December 2012. The 5 highest scoring suppliers will be invited to tender for the project. It is currently envisaged that the ITT will be issued on 19th December 2012.