Tender for Giant Hogweed Control

Tender for Giant Hogweed Control

As part of the CIRB (Controlling invasives restoring native biodiversity) project There are five different tenders available for the control of Giant Hogweed on different river catchments within Ayrshire.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Ayrshire Rivers Trust

1 Gibbsyard, Auchincruive Estate,

Ayr, South Ayrshire

KA6 5HW

UK

Gordon Macdermid

+44 1292737300
www.ayrshireriverstrust.org
http://www.ayrshireriverstrust.org/blog/2014/03/18/cirb-project-giant-hogweed-tenders-2014/

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Ayrshire Rivers Trust

1 Gibbsyard, Auchincruive Estate,

Ayr, South Ayrshire

KA6 5HW

UK

+44 1292737300
www.ayrshireriverstrust.org

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Ayrshire Rivers Trust

1 Gibbsyard, Auchincruive Estate,

Ayr, South Ayrshire

KA6 5HW

UK

+44 1292737300
www.ayrshireriverstrust.org

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Giant Hogweed Control

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

As part of the CIRB (Controlling invasives restoring native biodiversity) project There are five different tenders available for the control of Giant Hogweed on different river catchments within Ayrshire. Control will be carried out using knapsack sprayers to apply roundup 450g/l. All contractors must be experienced and able to provide references for previous works carried out. Contractors must have at least two members of staff able to work at any one time and all staff carrying out control must be trained to NPTC PA6AW.

Please follow the link to find out all details on the contracts offered including tender guidelines

CIRB project – Giant Hogweed Tenders 2014

The CIRB project has been part funded by the EU INTERREG IVA Programme and all tenders are subject to a strict scoring system to ensure fairness. All information is contained in the ‘guidance for contractors’ which can be found along with the five tenders at the link above

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

241211 Services – Weed Control

150 Glasgow & Strathclyde

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Tender 1. 8 man days

Tender 2. 38 man days

Tender 3. 8 man days

Tender 4. 50 man days

Tender 5. 10 man days

(1 man day = 8 hours)

Please follow the link to find out all details on the contracts offered including tender guidlines

http://www.ayrshireriverstrust.org/blog/2014/03/18/cirb-project-giant-hogweed-tenders-2014/

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Please follow the link to find out all details on the contracts offered including tender guidelines which include all conditions of participation

http://www.ayrshireriverstrust.org/blog/2014/03/18/cirb-project-giant-hogweed-tenders-2014/

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

CIRB project

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 31-03-2014

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
04-04-2014  Time  17:00

c) Estimated award date 30-04-2014

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

Please follow the link to find out all details on the contracts offered including tender guidlines

CIRB project – Giant Hogweed Tenders 2014

(SC Ref:298995)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

20-03-2014