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Notice Summary

Title:
United Kingdom-Hull: Queens Gardens, Hull — Renovation and Refurbishment
Document Ref:
483791-2020
Document Type:
Contract Notice - Competitive procedure with negotiation
Published By:
Hull City Council
Date Published:
13 October 2020
Deadline Date:
23 November 2020
Document Source:
Framework/DPS:
No
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Notice Abstract

The refurbishment of Queens Gardens is a scheme related to the Hull: Yorkshire Maritime City project. The delivery of its masterplan will improve accessibility and visitor flows, deliver structural repairs through rebuilding the retaining walls, introduce bespoke pieces of public art, improve biodiversity and regenerate a much loved open space. The project will make the gardens fit for purpose, futureproofing the space and its ability to host large-scale events. The history of the gardens will be better told, reconnecting it with the origins of the space as a former dock.

Notice Details

Contract notice

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1) Name and addresses

Hull City Council

Guildhall, Alfred Gelder Street

Hull

HU1 2AA

UK

Contact person: Mr Andy Bardon

Telephone: +44 1482300300

E-mail: andy.bardon@hullcc.gov.uk

NUTS: UK

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.hull.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.hull.gov.uk

I.2) Joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.3) Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge at:

https://procontract.due-north.com


Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

https://procontract.due-north.com


I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5) Main activity

Housing and community amenities

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Queens Gardens, Hull — Renovation and Refurbishment – Main Works Contract

Reference number: DN503504

II.1.2) Main CPV code

45000000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Works

II.1.4) Short description

The refurbishment of Queens Gardens is a scheme related to the Hull: Yorkshire Maritime City project. The delivery of its masterplan will improve accessibility and visitor flows, deliver structural repairs through rebuilding the retaining walls, introduce bespoke pieces of public art, improve biodiversity and regenerate a much loved open space. The project will make the gardens fit for purpose, futureproofing the space and its ability to host large-scale events. The history of the gardens will be better told, reconnecting it with the origins of the space as a former dock.

II.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 4 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

45200000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UK

UKE11

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

The improvement works at Queens Gardens will contribute towards delivering the objectives of HCC’s City Plan. The works represent a significant opportunity for the city, as the gardens are a valuable asset of large open space within the city centre. Providing good design and better integration into adjacent areas there is potential for Queens Gardens to create a magnificent public space and an improved area to host major events. Understanding the historic importance of the development of the gardens has been central to the design process, making sure that any improvements are carried out in a sensitive and respectful way.

Aims of the design:

• enable better public access with improved ramps and steps;

• enhance the character and quality of existing streetscapes and spaces;

• deliver improvements to the garden boundary walls;

• frame key views and vistas;

• reflect the changing seasons using colour;

• increase biodiversity and habitats;

• contribute to better surface water management;

• enhance the sense of place;

• tell the story of the garden’s history, especially as a former shipping dock;

• facilitate improved/ larger events;

• structure and define the key routes and boundaries;

• offer shade and shelter for people using the space;

• provide a range of bespoke seating;

• provide a network of green corridors, significantly increasing the variety of species and ecological value of the overall site;

• facilitate sustainable tree management;

• installation of electric vehicle charging points;

• restoration of the Rose Bowl fountain.

After progressing designs to RIBA Stage 4, the authority is now in a position to seek tenders for the delivery of the works to Queens Gardens. The authority are intending to utilise the NEC4 Option B contract.

This procurement consists of;

• the demolition and rebuilding of the boundary walls of the gardens;

• improvements to the highways network surrounding the gardens – excavation and associated resurfacing, improving drainage and signage, providing EV charging points and installing safer pedestrian crossings;

• extensive hard and soft landscaping to the central area of the gardens and Rose Bowl area;

• facilitating the installation of bespoke pieces of artwork and interpretation;

• tree felling and replanting with specimen trees;

• installation of new drainage system (Sustainable Urban Drainage scheme);

• installation of bespoke lighting and improvements to the electrical infrastructure of the park to allow for large-scale events to be held;

• undertaking restoration work to the historic Rose Bowl Fountain.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6) Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 4 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 18

This contract is subject to renewal: No

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1) Conditions for participation

III.1.2) Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3) Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.2) Conditions related to the contract

III.2.3) Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Competitive procedure with negotiation

IV.1.5) Information about negotiation

The contracting authority reserves the right to award the contract on the basis of the initial tenders without conducting negotiations

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

IV.2) Administrative information

IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 23/11/2020

Local time: 12:00

IV.2.3) Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

Date: 11/12/2020

IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted

EN

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1) Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: No

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Town Clerk

The Guildhall, Alfred Gelder Street

Hull

HU1 2AA

UK

Telephone: +44 1482300300

E-mail: andy.bardon@hullcc.gov.uk

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

08/10/2020

Current Notes