Decision details

OD/15/15 Appointment of Main Contractor for the design and build of the North West Ipswich skate park at Whitehouse Park

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

In January 2015, Ipswich Borough Council’s Executive approved the siting of a new skate park facility in Whitehouse Park, and authorised the Head of Service to enter into a contract for the design and build of the skate park following the completion of the procurement process in accordance with contract standing orders. (E/14/72, 13th January 2015).

 

Following a competitive procurement process, three tenders were evaluated on the basis of cost (40%) and quality (60%).

 

Clarifications were sought from each supplier to ensure that the content of the proposed designs were the same for evaluation purposes.

 

The winning supplier scored 84% under a competitive evaluation model. The joint second-placed suppliers scored 69% respectively. The contract value is £166,000 plus VAT.

 

Decision: To approve the appointment of a main contractor for design and build works.

 

Reason: To undertake the design and build of a new skate park facility for North West Ipswich. This work will be subject to the scheme being awarded planning permission.

Decision:

In January 2015, Ipswich Borough Council’s Executive approved the siting of a new skate park facility in Whitehouse Park, and authorised the Head of Service to enter into a contract for the design and build of the skate park following the completion of the procurement process in accordance with contract standing orders. (E/14/72, 13th January 2015).

 

Following a competitive procurement process, three tenders were evaluated on the basis of cost (40%) and quality (60%).

 

Clarifications were sought from each supplier to ensure that the content of the proposed designs were the same for evaluation purposes.

 

The winning supplier scored 84% under a competitive evaluation model. The joint second-placed suppliers scored 69% respectively. The contract value is £166,000 plus VAT.

 

Decision: To approve the appointment of a main contractor for design and build works.

 

Reason: To undertake the design and build of a new skate park facility for North West Ipswich. This work will be subject to the scheme being awarded planning permission.

Publication date: 19/06/2015

Date of decision: 18/06/2015

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