Decision details

OD-17-38 Phase II Archaeology – Former Sugar Factory, Sproughton Road

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Ipswich Borough Council are required to undertake Phase II Archaeology investigations at the Former Sugar Beet Factory site on Sproughton Road, following a brief prepared by Suffolk County Council Archaeological Services. This is a requirement to support the planning application for the redevelopment of the site.


After an open tender was issued to archaeological consultants, two quotations were returned for the investigation works.



The winning consultant, Archaeological Solutions, was the most economically advantageous tenderer.


The contract value is for the sum of £15,028 plus VAT.

Publication date: 27/10/2017

Date of decision: 19/10/2017

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