Decision details

OD/20/27 Appointment of Cornhill Fountain Contractor

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Ipswich Borough Council requires to maintain the mechanical plant and water systems associated with the Cornhill Fountain; the tender was published on the Councils online procurement system.


Following an open procurement process for a three-year contract, bids were received from a total of one contractor, (after three contractors expressed interest and attended a compulsory site meeting). The tender was submitted by Marem Engineering Ltd. for the sum of £85,838.00 (excl. VAT) which will be funded from existing allocated revenue maintenance budgets.


To award the Contract to Marem Engineering Ltd.


Reason: To enable the fountain to be maintained and ensure safe operation.

Publication date: 21/08/2020

Date of decision: 18/08/2020

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