Description of the goods or services required
Amey are seeking a suitably experienced contractor to undertake the fabrication and installation of a new mobile access gantry on the suspended span of the Forth Road Bridge as well as carrying out a Principle Inspection on 2 no. existing mobile access gantries. Remedial works may be required following findings from the inspections.
The works associated with this project shall comprise, but shall not be limited to:
The supply, manufacture, corrosion protection, assembly, factory test and the installation and commission at site of a new mobile access gantry.
The supply, manufacture, corrosion protection, assembly, test and the installation and commission at site new balustrade access ladders and bottom chord gantry access platforms on the south side span of the bridge.
Management and Maintenance of the Scottish Trunk Road Network - Forth Bridges Unit
The supply, manufacture, assembly, test and the installation and commission on the gantries at site of a control system and power distribution system for the new mobile access gantry, including diesel driven generators, hardware and the integration of electrically powered elevating work platforms fitted to the gantry.
The transfer of the existing mobile access gantry currently on the main span to the south side span, to allow the installation of the new mobile access gantry on the main span.
Design, supply, manufacture, installation, test and certification of appropriate temporary access and lifting equipment to facilitate execution of the works.
Principle inspection of 2 no. existing access gantries and potential remedial works.