Decision details

OD/18/41 New power supply for pumping station

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Ipswich Borough Council is required to provide a new foul drainage system to serve the first phase of the development of the new enterprise park. This system requires a foul pumping station, which in turn requires a new power supply to operate.


MLM Consulting, IBC’s lead design consultant, sought a detailed quotation from UKPN for the supply, installation and commissioning of the required new electricity supply (450KVA).


The quote received was £91,208.44


To waive contract standing orders as there is only one potential provider and place the order for the new electricity supply.


Reason: To enable completion of the contracted works within given timescales.

Publication date: 20/11/2018

Date of decision: 06/11/2018

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