Issue details

OD/16/11 Appointment of Structural engineering advice for Crown Multi Storey Car Park

Ipswich Borough Council requires Structural engineering advice for the development of the Crown Multi Storey Car Park.


Following a request for quotations to several engineers, one quote was returned and evaluated for the provision of the Structural engineering consultant duties.


The winning supplier (JP Chick and Partners) are an experienced, local and established structural engineer whose proposed fee is equivalent to other professional fees and within the budget allocated for the project.


The contract value (fixed fee) is £14,000 plus VAT.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Alexandra; Westgate;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/07/2016

Decision due: 9 Jun 2016 by Officer Decision

Consultation process

Procurement Officers and the Building & Design Service were consulted regarding the contract.