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Business and management consultancy and related services

Falkirk Council | Published April 12, 2017  -  Deadline May 23, 2017
cpvs
79400000

Falkirk Council are seeking to appoint a contractor to deliver the Business Gateway service in Stirling and Clackmannanshire areas for an initial 2.5 year period, commencing 1.9.2017, with an option to extend for a further 2.5 years. Additionally, Falkirk Council is seeking to appoint a contractor to deliver business support activities funded by European Regional Development Fund in Stirling and Clackmannanshire areas for an initial period of 18 months commencing 1.9.2017. Falkirk Council reserves the right to extend the business support activities to the end of the core Business Gateway contract, with an option to extend for a further 2.5 years. Please note, duration of funding is dependent on confirmation from Scottish Government. The Council requires single bids in respect of both the Stirling and Clackmannanshire areas and for both elements of the Services. Separate bids for either the separate areas or the separate elements of Business Gateway and ERDF are not acceptable.

Business Gateway and ERDF Services.

Framework Agreement for the Provision of Specialist Business Support

Falkirk Council | Published March 31, 2016
Winner
Mabbett and Associates Ltd
cpvs
73220000, 98200000, 90713000, 72220000, 72221000, 72224000, 72227000, 72228000, 72246000, 72266000, 72110000, 72130000, 73000000, 73210000, 72200000, 66171000, 79416200, 79418000, 79415200, 71317210, 79341100, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79413000, 79414000, 66170000, 79221000, 79412000

The Authority delivers Business Support services to local companies including Business Gateway which provides information, training and advice to start up and existing businesses. Business Gateway is a service which provides information, advice and guidance across Scotland to people thinking about starting up in business or growing an existing business. The Authority has recently been successful in securing additional monies from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to provide a wider, more comprehensive package of business growth across the area. This will be in the form of procuring up to 3 days of 1 to 1 dedicated specialist support for potential growth companies. The purpose of this tender is to seek proposals from potential providers of specialist support, and or growth workshops that can assist potential growth companies in a particular area of expertise required.

Framework Agreement for the Provision of Specialist Business Support.

Falkirk Council | Published December 5, 2015  -  Deadline January 11, 2016
cpvs
73220000, 98200000, 90713000, 72220000, 72221000, 72224000, 72227000, 72228000, 72246000, 72266000, 72110000, 72130000, 73000000, 73210000, 72200000, 66171000, 79416200, 79418000, 79415200, 71317210, 79341100, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79413000, 79414000, 66170000, 79221000, 79412000, 79413000, 79340000, 79342000, 79000000, 72150000, 72222100, 72223000, 72600000, 72220000, 72221000, 72227000, 72228000, 72246000, 72266000, 72200000, 79411000, 66171000, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 66170000, 79412000, 79418000, 72221000, 72224000, 79419000, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79414000, 71621000, 73000000, 73220000, 98200000, 72221000, 72224000, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79414000, 79900000, 79996000, 79000000, 72600000, 73220000, 72220000, 72221000, 72130000, 72200000, 79415200, 79416200, 79341100, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79413000, 72212500, 72212520, 71313000, 71314300, 98200000, 90713000, 72221000, 71317210, 79411000, 71800000, 90710000

The Authority delivers Business Support services to local companies including Business Gateway which provides information, training and advice to start up and existing businesses. Business Gateway is a service which provides information, advice and guidance across Scotland to people thinking about starting up in business or growing an existing business. The Authority has recently been successful in securing additional monies from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to provide a wider, more comprehensive package of business growth across the area. This will be in the form of procuring up to 3 days of one to one dedicated specialist support for potential growth companies. The purpose of this tender is to seek proposals from potential providers of specialist support, and or growth workshops that can assist potential growth companies in a particular area of expertise required. Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=423070 The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

Framework Agreement for the Provision of Specialist Business Support.

Falkirk Council | Published December 5, 2015  -  Deadline January 18, 2016
cpvs
71313000, 71314300, 98200000, 90713000, 72221000, 71317210, 79411000, 71800000, 90710000

The Authority delivers Business Support services to local companies including Business Gateway which provides information, training and advice to start up and existing businesses. Business Gateway is a service which provides information, advice and guidance across Scotland to people thinking about starting up in business or growing an existing business. The Authority has recently been successful in securing additional monies from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to provide a wider, more comprehensive package of business growth across the area. This will be in the form of procuring up to 3 days of one to one dedicated specialist support for potential growth companies. The purpose of this tender is to seek proposals from potential providers of specialist support, and or growth workshops that can assist potential growth companies in a particular area of expertise required. Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=423070 The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

Framework Agreement for the Provision of Specialist Business Support

Falkirk Council | Published December 2, 2015  -  Deadline January 18, 2016
cpvs
73220000, 98200000, 90713000, 72220000, 72221000, 72224000, 72227000, 72228000, 72246000, 72266000, 72110000, 72130000, 73000000, 73210000, 72200000, 66171000, 79416200, 79418000, 79415200, 71317210, 79341100, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79413000, 79414000, 66170000, 79221000, 79412000, 79413000, 79340000, 79342000, 79000000, 72150000, 72222100, 72223000, 72600000, 72220000, 72221000, 72227000, 72228000, 72246000, 72266000, 72200000, 79411000, 66171000, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 66170000, 79412000, 79418000, 72221000, 72224000, 79419000, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79414000, 71621000, 73000000, 73220000, 98200000, 72221000, 72224000, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79414000, 79900000, 79996000, 79000000, 72600000, 73220000, 72220000, 72221000, 72130000, 72200000, 79415200, 79416200, 79341100, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79413000, 72212500, 72212520, 71313000, 71314300, 98200000, 90713000, 72221000, 71317210, 79411000, 71800000, 90710000

The Authority delivers Business Support services to local companies including Business Gateway which provides information, training and advice to start up and existing businesses. Business Gateway is a service which provides information, advice and guidance across Scotland to people thinking about starting up in business or growing an existing business. The Authority has recently been successful in securing additional monies from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to provide a wider, more comprehensive package of business growth across the area. This will be in the form of procuring up to 3 days of one to one dedicated specialist support for potential growth companies. The purpose of this tender is to seek proposals from potential providers of specialist support, and or growth workshops that can assist potential growth companies in a particular area of expertise required. CPV: 73220000, 98200000, 90713000, 72220000, 72221000, 72224000, 72227000, 72228000, 72246000, 72266000, 72110000, 72130000, 73000000, 73210000, 72200000, 66171000, 79416200, 79418000, 79415200, 71317210, 79341100, 79400000, 79410000, 79411000, 79411100, 79413000, 79414000, 66170000, 79221000, 79412000.

Proposed Light Industrial Development at Abbotsford Business Park, Falkirk (FAL-7474)

Falkirk Council | Published December 7, 2015
Winner
Jb Bennetts (Contracts) Ltd
cpvs
391010, 399999

The works covered comprise: The erection of 4 No light industrial units and associated parking comprising concrete floor slab, steel portal frames with insulated wall and roof panels including rooflights and associated mechanical and electrical works.

Architectural and Design Services for Forth Valley College, New Falkirk Campus

Forth Valley College | Published July 8, 2015
Winner
Reiach And Hall Architects
cpvs
71200000

Background to Procurement Process: Forth Valley College (the College)has received approval from the Scottish Government to progress their proposed New Falkirk Headquarter Campus (NFHC) from approved Outline Business Case (OBC) to post completion on site. The College will be appointing a Technical Advisory Team under a Scottish Futures Trust Framework Agreement which shall cover a number of disciplines. The College requires a separate procurement exercise for the appointment of an Architect to provide Architectural and Design Services for it's new Falkirk Campus. The College shall follow an OJEU restricted procurement process. On appointment of the Technical Advisory Team, it is anticipated that the Technical Advisor (Project Manager) will lead the evaluation of the OJEU restricted procurement process for the Architectural and Design Services. The successful supplier in the tender process for the Architectural and Design Services shall be appointed as a sub-consultant to the Technical Advisory Team. Background to Project: The College’s Strategic Plan 2014–2018 outlines our mission statement as: ‘Making Learning Work’ This is supported by 6 strategic objectives as noted below: (a)Creating a superb environment for learning (b)Cultivating a vibrant learning organisation where learners develop skills, achieve qualifications valued by industry and progress seamlessly (c)Instilling an energy and passion for our people, celebrating success and innovation (d)Leading as a business that is a champion for governance, financial control and balanced risk taking (e)Enhancing our position as the business and community partner of choice (f)Delivering a whole system approach. Simply effective, efficient and consistent. The College are well progressed in delivering the ‘Creating a superb environment for learning’ strategic objective with, as noted above, the opening of two new state-of-the-art, award winning campuses in Alloa and Stirling, in 2011 and 2012 respectively, providing high quality and modern learning environments for our students. This objective will be fully met when the third and final phase at the Falkirk campus is delivered, matching or exceeding the quality of that already in place at Alloa and Stirling. The New Falkirk Headquarters Campus (NFHC) is to be located on the previous 10.87 acre Forth Valley College Middlefield Campus site, along with an additional section of land (4.8 acres) to the East. The site is located on Grangemouth Road, FK2 9AD. The NFHC will replace the current Forth Valley College Falkirk Campus previously occupying both sides of Middlefield Road and built in 1963. The project funding has been set at GBP58.3m +VAT (total of GBP70m inclusive of VAT) and will be delivered using the Scottish Futures Trusts NPD revenue funded model. A Project Programme has been developed as part of the Outline Business Case (OBC), for all stages until the completion of the works and is included in the redacted copy of the OBC. While the Project Programme is for OBC purposes only and now requires to be updated, it does meet the College’s requirements for a commencement of works on Site in November 2016, completion of the construction phase in October 2018 and occupation by the College no later than December 2018. Service Requirements - Role of Architect: The role of the Architect shall have a broad range of responsibilities under the Technical Advisor Contract. The following provides a brief overview:- 1. Following appointment of the Architect to the Framework Member, the preparation of Developed design; including: (a) 1:1250 Site layout with levels; (b) 1:500 Block Departmental Plans on agreed SoA; (c) 1:200 at A1 Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations with levels; (d) 3D computer generated visuals; (e) 1:50 at A3 room layout plans; and (f) full room data sheets. 2. Review room data sheets (including room environmental data, room design character and schedule of components by room) prepared fo

Architectural and Design Services for Forth Valley College, New Falkirk Campus

Forth Valley College | Published February 10, 2015  -  Deadline March 13, 2015
cpvs
71200000

Background to Procurement Process: Forth Valley College (the College)has received approval from the Scottish Government to progress their proposed New Falkirk Headquarter Campus (NFHC) from approved Outline Business Case (OBC) to post completion on site. The College will be appointing a Technical Advisory Team under a Scottish Futures Trust Framework Agreement which shall cover a number of disciplines. The College requires a separate procurement exercise for the appointment of an Architect to provide Architectural and Design Services for it's new Falkirk Campus. The College shall follow an OJEU restricted procurement process. On appointment of the Technical Advisory Team, it is anticipated that the Technical Advisor (Project Manager) will lead the evaluation of the OJEU restricted procurement process for the Architectural and Design Services. The successful supplier in the tender process for the Architectural and Design Services shall be appointed as a sub-consultant to the Technical Advisory Team. Background to Project: The College’s Strategic Plan 2014–2018 outlines our mission statement as: ‘Making Learning Work’ This is supported by 6 strategic objectives as noted below: (a)Creating a superb environment for learning (b)Cultivating a vibrant learning organisation where learners develop skills, achieve qualifications valued by industry and progress seamlessly (c)Instilling an energy and passion for our people, celebrating success and innovation (d)Leading as a business that is a champion for governance, financial control and balanced risk taking (e)Enhancing our position as the business and community partner of choice (f)Delivering a whole system approach. Simply effective, efficient and consistent. The College are well progressed in delivering the ‘Creating a superb environment for learning’ strategic objective with, as noted above, the opening of two new state-of-the-art, award winning campuses in Alloa and Stirling, in 2011 and 2012 respectively, providing high quality and modern learning environments for our students. This objective will be fully met when the third and final phase at the Falkirk campus is delivered, matching or exceeding the quality of that already in place at Alloa and Stirling. The New Falkirk Headquarters Campus (NFHC) is to be located on the previous 10.87 acre Forth Valley College Middlefield Campus site, along with an additional section of land (4.8 acres) to the East. The site is located on Grangemouth Road, FK2 9AD. The NFHC will replace the current Forth Valley College Falkirk Campus previously occupying both sides of Middlefield Road and built in 1963. The project funding has been set at GBP58.3m +VAT (total of GBP70m inclusive of VAT) and will be delivered using the Scottish Futures Trusts NPD revenue funded model. A Project Programme has been developed as part of the Outline Business Case (OBC), for all stages until the completion of the works and is included in the redacted copy of the OBC. While the Project Programme is for OBC purposes only and now requires to be updated, it does meet the College’s requirements for a commencement of works on Site in November 2016, completion of the construction phase in October 2018 and occupation by the College no later than December 2018. Service Requirements - Role of Architect: The role of the Architect shall have a broad range of responsibilities under the Technical Advisor Contract. The following provides a brief overview:- 1. Following appointment of the Architect to the Framework Member, the preparation of Developed design; including: (a) 1:1250 Site layout with levels; (b) 1:500 Block Departmental Plans on agreed SoA; (c) 1:200 at A1 Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations with levels; (d) 3D computer generated visuals; (e) 1:50 at A3 room layout plans; and (f) full room data sheets. 2. Review room data sheets (including room environmental data, room design character and schedule of components by room) prepared fo

Architectural and Design Services for Forth Valley College, New Falkirk Campus.

Forth Valley College | Published July 11, 2015
Winner
Reiach And Hall Architects
cpvs
71200000

Background to Procurement Process: Forth Valley College (the College)has received approval from the Scottish Government to progress their proposed New Falkirk Headquarter Campus (NFHC) from approved Outline Business Case (OBC) to post completion on site. The College will be appointing a Technical Advisory Team under a Scottish Futures Trust Framework Agreement which shall cover a number of disciplines. The College requires a separate procurement exercise for the appointment of an Architect to provide Architectural and Design Services for it's new Falkirk Campus. The College shall follow an OJEU restricted procurement process. On appointment of the Technical Advisory Team, it is anticipated that the Technical Advisor (Project Manager) will lead the evaluation of the OJEU restricted procurement process for the Architectural and Design Services. The successful supplier in the tender process for the Architectural and Design Services shall be appointed as a sub-consultant to the Technical Advisory Team. Background to Project: The College's Strategic Plan 2014–2018 outlines our mission statement as: ‘Making Learning Work’ This is supported by 6 strategic objectives as noted below: (a)Creating a superb environment for learning (b)Cultivating a vibrant learning organisation where learners develop skills, achieve qualifications valued by industry and progress seamlessly (c)Instilling an energy and passion for our people, celebrating success and innovation (d)Leading as a business that is a champion for governance, financial control and balanced risk taking (e)Enhancing our position as the business and community partner of choice (f)Delivering a whole system approach. Simply effective, efficient and consistent. The College are well progressed in delivering the ‘Creating a superb environment for learning’ strategic objective with, as noted above, the opening of two new state-of-the-art, award winning campuses in Alloa and Stirling, in 2011 and 2012 respectively, providing high quality and modern learning environments for our students. This objective will be fully met when the third and final phase at the Falkirk campus is delivered, matching or exceeding the quality of that already in place at Alloa and Stirling. The New Falkirk Headquarters Campus (NFHC) is to be located on the previous 10.87 acre Forth Valley College Middlefield Campus site, along with an additional section of land (4.8 acres) to the East. The site is located on Grangemouth Road, FK2 9AD. The NFHC will replace the current Forth Valley College Falkirk Campus previously occupying both sides of Middlefield Road and built in 1963. The project funding has been set at 58 300 000 GBP +VAT (total of 70 000 000 GBP inclusive of VAT) and will be delivered using the Scottish Futures Trusts NPD revenue funded model. A Project Programme has been developed as part of the Outline Business Case (OBC), for all stages until the completion of the works and is included in the redacted copy of the OBC. While the Project Programme is for OBC purposes only and now requires to be updated, it does meet the College's requirements for a commencement of works on Site in November 2016, completion of the construction phase in October 2018 and occupation by the College no later than December 2018. Service Requirements — Role of Architect: The role of the Architect shall have a broad range of responsibilities under the Technical Advisor Contract. The following provides a brief overview:- 1. Following appointment of the Architect to the Framework Member, the preparation of Developed design; including: (a) 1:1250 Site layout with levels; (b) 1:500 Block Departmental Plans on agreed SoA; (c) 1:200 at A1 Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations with levels; (d) 3D computer generated visuals; (e) 1:50 at A3 room layout plans; and (f) full room data sheets. 2. Review room data sheets (including room environmental data, room design character and schedule of components by room) prepared for the College and finalise into a reference design format 3. Prepare Standard 1:50 Room layouts using ADB 3D for College sign off 4. Assist the College with equipment interface responsibilities derived from room schedule of components 5. Prepare reference design report identifying gaps in reference design, in particular room data sheet development 6. Prepare architectural specification to current/future programme standards including: (a) Accessibility statement; (b) Fire strategy; (c) Community Stakeholder consultation report; (d) Town Planning Consultation report; (e) Building Control Consultation report; (f) Police Secure by Design Consultation report; (g) CDM hazard identification; (h) BREEAM statement; (i) Carbon Reduction Statement; and (j) Access and maintenance statement. Note: This is not an exhaustive list and further detail shall be provided at tender stage. Further Information: Further particulars on the project are provided in the Pre Qualification Questionnaire.

Architectural and Design Services for Forth Valley College, New Falkirk Campus.

Forth Valley College | Published February 12, 2015  -  Deadline March 13, 2015
cpvs
71200000

Background to Procurement Process: Forth Valley College (the College)has received approval from the Scottish Government to progress their proposed New Falkirk Headquarter Campus (NFHC) from approved Outline Business Case (OBC) to post completion on site. The College will be appointing a Technical Advisory Team under a Scottish Futures Trust Framework Agreement which shall cover a number of disciplines. The College requires a separate procurement exercise for the appointment of an Architect to provide Architectural and Design Services for it's new Falkirk Campus. The College shall follow an OJEU restricted procurement process. On appointment of the Technical Advisory Team, it is anticipated that the Technical Advisor (Project Manager) will lead the evaluation of the OJEU restricted procurement process for the Architectural and Design Services. The successful supplier in the tender process for the Architectural and Design Services shall be appointed as a sub-consultant to the Technical Advisory Team. Background to Project: The College's Strategic Plan 2014-2018 outlines our mission statement as: ‘Making Learning Work'. This is supported by 6 strategic objectives as noted below: (a) Creating a superb environment for learning; (b) Cultivating a vibrant learning organisation where learners develop skills, achieve qualifications valued by industry and progress seamlessly; (c) Instilling an energy and passion for our people, celebrating success and innovation; (d) Leading as a business that is a champion for governance, financial control and balanced risk taking; (e) Enhancing our position as the business and community partner of choice; (f) Delivering a whole system approach. Simply effective, efficient and consistent. The College are well progressed in delivering the ‘Creating a superb environment for learning' strategic objective with, as noted above, the opening of two new state-of-the-art, award winning campuses in Alloa and Stirling, in 2011 and 2012 respectively, providing high quality and modern learning environments for our students. This objective will be fully met when the third and final phase at the Falkirk campus is delivered, matching or exceeding the quality of that already in place at Alloa and Stirling. The New Falkirk Headquarters Campus (NFHC) is to be located on the previous 10.87 acre Forth Valley College Middlefield Campus site, along with an additional section of land (4.8 acres) to the East. The site is located on Grangemouth Road, FK2 9AD. The NFHC will replace the current Forth Valley College Falkirk Campus previously occupying both sides of Middlefield Road and built in 1963. The project funding has been set at 58 300 000 GBP +VAT (total of 70 000 000 GBP inclusive of VAT) and will be delivered using the Scottish Futures Trusts NPD revenue funded model. A Project Programme has been developed as part of the Outline Business Case (OBC), for all stages until the completion of the works and is included in the redacted copy of the OBC. While the Project Programme is for OBC purposes only and now requires to be updated, it does meet the College's requirements for a commencement of works on Site in November 2016, completion of the construction phase in October 2018 and occupation by the College no later than December 2018. Service Requirements — Role of Architect: The role of the Architect shall have a broad range of responsibilities under the Technical Advisor Contract. The following provides a brief overview: 1. Following appointment of the Architect to the Framework Member, the preparation of Developed design; including: (a) 1:1250 Site layout with levels; (b) 1:500 Block Departmental Plans on agreed SoA; (c) 1:200 at A1 Floor Plans, Sections, Elevations with levels; (d) 3D computer generated visuals; (e) 1:50 at A3 room layout plans; and (f) full room data sheets. 2. Review room data sheets (including room environmental data, room design character and schedule of components by room) prepared for the College and finalise into a reference design format. 3. Prepare Standard 1:50 Room layouts using ADB 3D for College sign off. 4. Assist the College with equipment interface responsibilities derived from room schedule of components. 5. Prepare reference design report identifying gaps in reference design, in particular room data sheet development. 6. Prepare architectural specification to current/future programme standards including: (a) Accessibility statement; (b) Fire strategy; (c) Community Stakeholder consultation report; (d) Town Planning Consultation report; (e) Building Control Consultation report; (f) Police Secure by Design Consultation report; (g) CDM hazard identification; (h) BREEAM statement; (i) Carbon Reduction Statement; and (j) Access and maintenance statement. Note: This is not an exhaustive list and further detail shall be provided at tender stage. Further Information: Further particulars on the project are provided in the Pre Qualification Questionnaire. Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=335230 The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

Construction work

Forth Valley College | Published December 14, 2016  -  Deadline January 30, 2017
cpvs
45000000, 45200000, 45210000, 45214000, 45214300, 45214310, 45214320, 45214500, 45220000

Forth Valley College (‘the College’) is seeking to appoint a single stage Design and Build Main Contractor (‘Contractor’) who will take on full responsibility for the New Falkirk Campus, including checking and completing the design and constructing the new Campus of approximately 20, 263 m².

The Construction phase is expected to be completed in a 23 month period, up until mid-August 2019, with the occupation of the building by the College no later than October 2019.

The Full Business Case for the new 20 263 sq.m Falkirk Campus has recently been approved by the Scottish Government with permission secured to proceed to OJEU/ESPD. A redacted version of the Full Business Case has been provided, however Bidders should note that this has been provided for information only, and that due to the design development process some aspects may have been superseded (see Appendix A, i and ii).

The role of the Contactor will be to check the proposed design, before completing the design and carrying out the Works to completion. The client Architect's design will be taken to RIBA Stage 4-, the client Civil and Structural Engineers and client Mechanical and Electrical Engineers designs will be taken to RIBA Stage 3+.

The accommodation will consist of two main blocks with the following:

Academic Teaching/Administrative/Sports block (over 2 floors) containing:

— classrooms

— computer workshops

— science laboratories

— staff workrooms

— refectory

— kitchen

— salon services

— sports facilities

— energy centre

— study places and flexible learning areas

— accessible roof

Practical Teaching block (over one floor of two storey height) containing workshops for:

— gas safety

— plumbing

— renewable and sustainable energy

— carpentry and joinery

— wood machining

— bricklaying

— painting and decoration

— mechanical maintenance

— electrical maintenance

— electrical installation and instrumentation

— welding and fabrication

— chemical engineering and fabrication

External Works will consist of:

— areas of soft and hard landscaping

— planting

— car parking for approximately 618 cars

— lighting

— cctv installation

— access control

The construction of the new Campus will comprise of the following:

Academic Teaching/Administrative/Sports block:

— piled foundations (a proportion of which will be energy piles)

— pile caps and ground beams

— suspended ground floor slab

— pc suspended first floor and roof

— structural steel frame, pc stair units

— external walls of Danish facing brick on sfs internal leaf

— metal windows and curtain walling

— internal partitions of glass

— sliding folding partitioning and plasterboard stud partitioning

— raised access floors to a number of areas

— acoustic ceilings

— fixed FF&E

Practical Teaching block:

— piled foundations (a proportion of which will be energy piles)

— pile caps and ground beams

— suspended ground floor slab

— steel deck roof, structural steel frame

— external metal cladding on sfs internal leaf

— steel framed metal mezzanine floors to some areas

— block internal partitions and plasterboard internal partitioning

— fixed FF&E and workshop machinery

A more detailed description of the project is provided within Section 2 (Specification of Requirements) of the Instructions to Bidders document, and bidders are expected to have read this Section 2 prior to submitting their ESPD responses. The Instructions to Bidders document can be found within Public Contracts Scotland-Tender (PCS-T) and via the following link https://www.forthvalley.ac.uk/about-us/media-centre/new-falkirk-campus/

In summary, the Specification of Requirements includes:

— Introduction to Forth Valley College

— Overview of the Project

— Project Programme

— Environmental Performance

— Design/Build Quality

— Cost

— Funding/Financial

— Role of the Contractor

— Client Team

— Overview of the Design (including Accommodation, Construction, Services)

— Building Information Modelling

— Form of Contract/Contract Performance Conditions

— Project Bank Accounts

— Fair Working Practices

— Modern Slavery Act 2015

— Community Benefits

— Sustainable Procurement

The College is committed to ensuring that we, and our key suppliers and contractors, adopt fair working practices in relation to our workforce in delivery of our services (including throughout the supply chain). In recognition of this, Forth Valley College is proud to be a Living Wage Accredited Employer (see www.livingwage.org.uk). Please refer to the Instruction to Bidders document for more details.

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