The Council invites bidders to respond to this opportunity for the procurement of a framework agreement for a new Strategic Construction Partnership (SCP) comprising four ‘lots’ including: 1) a Constructor; 2) Consultant Quantity Surveyor; 3) Consultant Health and Safety Advisor; and 4) Consultant Structural Engineer; for a term of 5 years with the option to extend for a further 2 years subject to satisfactory performance. Each Lot will be awarded to a single operator.
It is estimated that the value of work which could potentially be undertaken by the Strategic Construction Partnership over the potential seven year period might be somewhere in the region of GBP 100 — GBP 150 000 000. In addition these works would attract professional fees in the order of 8-11 %.
The successful Constructor will be responsible for the construction of all projects within the partnership and will be expected to to give early advice on such things as build ability, site set-up and other associated activities to enable the successful completion of each scheme. The Constructor will be expected to be an integral member of the partnering team.
The Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for all necessary cost input activities from inception to completion of projects in relation to feasibility estimates, valuations, final accounts and other financial related activities to enable successful completion of projects. The Quantity Surveyor will be expected to be an integral member of the partnering team.
The Health and Safety Advisor will be responsible for carrying out all the required duties as necessary for projects within the partnership to ensure they and the design team, comply with the current Construction and Design Management Regulations. The Health and Safety Advisor will be expected to be an integral member of the partnering team.
The Structural Engineer will responsible for all necessary design input from inception to completion of projects in relation to structure, civils, drainage and associated work to enable successful completion of projects. The Structural Engineer will be expected to be an integral member of the partnering team.