Tender for Fire Risk Assessment Consultancy Services – Wolverhampton
To support the City Assets team to manage their property portfolio in the provision of fire safety.
Wolverhampton City Council (the Council) is seeking to procure services of competent and capable Fire Risk Assessment Consultancy to support the City Assets team to manage their property portfolio in the provision of fire safety. The Consultant will be required to support the Council in meeting the requirements for Fire Risk Assessments under the Regulatory Reform Order (Fire Safety) and offering clear guidance to the Council on their legal duties. The Client has a diverse stock portfolio which includes various types of residential commercial and school buildings and environments as listed within CWC assets tab of the the CWC20189 – Appendix C – Commercial Matrix. The scope includes the reviewing as part of the Fire Risk Assessment the design and construction of Live Site and Future Buildings. In addition, the administration, management and inspection of buildings, structures, environments and surrounding areas where relevant persons may reasonably be expected to be found. • Fire Risk Assessments (Type 1 – 4) – The client currently only requires type 1 FRAs to be undertaken • Fire engineering advice – typically within the context of a refurbishment project, to assist in the formulation of an effective fire safety strategy • General fire safety advice • Fire door / compartmentation surveys • Marked up fire strategy plans (where none currently exists or where plans no longer match the current building structure or usage) • Review and manage internal (within the Consultancy) administration of the Contract Is the Council’s intention to award the Contract to a single Provider in August 2021, the initial period is for four (4) Years with the option to extend for a further twelve (12) months subject to satisfactory performance and programme requirement. The Contract is intending to commencement the contract on 5 October 2021 or as otherwise agreed between the parties. The Form of Contract is a bespoke Consultancy Agreement.
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From 09/07/2021 16:00 to 09/08/2021 12:00