Decision details

OD/19/71 Appointment of Gas Main Contractor for Phase 2a of Eastern Gateway

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Ipswich Borough Council require to appoint a contractor to carry out the installation of the new gas mains supply, gas service and new gas meters for phase 2a of the Eastern Gateway.

These works are to be carried out by Fulcrum and comprise the laying, testing and commissioning of the new gas mains and service and the termination of the gas mains in a Kiosk. The trenching and reinstatement works are to be carried out by the phase 2a main contractor.

A quotation has been received from Fulcrum dated 5th November 2019 in the sum of £99,859.88 excluding VAT.


To waive contract standing orders as there is only one potential provider and place the order with Fulcrum.

Reason: To deliver the gas services to phase 2a.

Publication date: 12/12/2019

Date of decision: 13/11/2019

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