Issue details

OD/14/31 Ransomes Sports Pavilion - New Build project

·         A new Ransomes Sports Pavilion is required to be built at the Ransomes grounds, off Sidegate Lane, Ipswich.

·         The Council has followed its procurement processes and tendered for the appointment of a Lead Multi-disciplinary Consultant to develop the design for the new pavilion, produce the necessary tender documentation and then administer the project on behalf of Ipswich Borough Council during the delivery stage.

·         The process identifies Samskara Architects as providing the most economically advantageous tender which meets the Council’s needs.

·         The contract has been awarded to Samskara Architects. The contract value is £69,150.00 (excl. VAT)

·         The contract will enable the development of the Sports Pavilion which will have a high Social Value to the local community.

·         There are no Crime & Disorder, Equality, HR or immediate ICT implications involved in the award of the Lead Multi-discipline Consultant to design and administer the project.

·         Head of Community and Cultural Services, Sports and Operations Manager, Building and Design Services Operations Manager, Legal Services and Procurement have been consulted regarding this contract.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Rushmere;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/11/2014

Decision due: 6 Nov 2014 by Officer Decision

Contact: Officer Decision.