University of Leeds Architectural Services Tender
The University of Leeds is seeking expressions of interest from architects together with a landscape architect for the design of a new statement building.
United Kingdom-Leeds: Architectural design services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Contact person: c/o RIBA Competitions
NUTS code: UKI
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
University of Leeds New Student Hub Competition
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The University of Leeds is seeking expressions of interest from architects together with a landscape architect for the design of a new statement building and surrounding landscape which will accommodate spaces for teaching and learning, collaborative and interdisciplinary working, personal development and challenge. The project will create a focal point for the University’s Western Campus aiming to engender an entrepreneurial mindset and foster collaboration between students across the campus.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The student hub will be a statement building for the University of Leeds Western Campus. It will provide an outstanding facility for study and social learning, alongside support for skills, personal development and careers advice. With its cafe and social space, it will become the community heart of the Western Campus — both for business and law students and for the many students from across the University.
Expressions of interest are therefore invited from architects with a landscape architect by completing the selection questionnaire. 5 design teams will subsequently be invited to prepare concept design proposals.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
Open to architect design teams with a landscape architect. Restricted to qualified architects. Architects Directive (1985/384/EEC) applies.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: