Issue details

OD/16/45 Appointment of specialist contractor for repair works to the concrete retaining wall at Crown car park

Ipswich Borough Council wishes to appoint a suitably qualified specialist contractor to undertake repair works to the existing concrete retaining wall associated with the former multi storey car park at Claude Street, Ipswich.


On 9 February 2016 Executive approved the funding for the new multi-storey car park at Claude Street, Ipswich.


The specialist concrete repair works is an enabling works package. The works are planned to be completed prior to the Main Design and Build Contractor taking site possession.


The car park will remain open for public use (except those spaces directly adjacent the works) whilst the repair works are being undertaken to the concrete retaining wall.


The preferred contractor’s (Martech Ltd.) contract value is £12,530.00 plus VAT.


Decision: To approve the appointment of a main contractor for the works.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: St Margaret's;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/11/2016

Decision due: 20 Oct 2016 by Officer Decision