II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3) Place of performance
Main site or place of performance:
The services will be required across both the Northumbrian Water Operating Area and the Essex and Suffolk Operating Area.
II.2.4) Description of the procurement
NWL are looking for expressions of interest relating to the professional engineering, advisory, and design consultancy services including structural and asset condition surveys and reports, scope definition, materials testing and analysis for the employer relating to the following asset based areas of the employer’s capital investment programme of works in both the Northumbrian Water Ltd (NWL) and Essex and Suffolk Water (ESW) operating areas:
Repair and refurbishment of service reservoirs, water towers, raw water retaining structures, aqueducts, river structures and water and sewage treatment works process tanks, comprising internal and external repairs, application of coatings and linings to steel and concrete structures together with other associated minor engineering works.
Standard activities include:
• internal concrete repairs;
• roof membranes – including associated ground works;
• joint over-banding;
• pipe coatings;
• minor pipework modifications;
• repairs to access hatches (replacing sealant, foam gaskets, insect mesh);
• design elements where required for all of the above.
The framework will be for an initial period of 4 years with the option of two further 2-year extensions giving a potential overall duration of 8 years in total (4 + 2 + 2).
The estimated value of the framework is between GBP 2 million-GBP 5 million per annum but no volume of work is guaranteed.
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: 40 000 000.00 GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 96
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:
II.2.11) Information about options
Description of options:
Initial term is 4 years with the option to extend for a further 2 periods of 2 years (4 + 2 + 2).
II.2.13) Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds:
II.2.14) Additional information
The estimate total value of this framework is between GBP 16 million and GBP 40 million over an 8-year period.