Weekly UK tender publishing update

1,208

843

365

Total UK
Tenders
Low Value
Tenders
High Value
Tenders

153

78

5080

Frameworks
or DPS
Prior Information
Notices
Total
Live Tenders
Tender notice statistics for the UK between 06.08.21 and 12.08.21

In the news this week

UK gov hopes to use water pipes to deliver gigabit broadband to rural areas
Innovators across the UK have the opportunity to change the way gigabit broadband will be made available to rural communities. The government is looking to find ways fibre optic cables could be fed through water pipes to help speed up the rollout to rural areas. A £4 million fund has been created, with a portion of the funding to be used in developing a way to identify and repair water leaks.

New hospital will be ‘cornerstone’ of region, says council leader
Once completed, the Midland Metropolitan University Hospital will be one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the region and will include trauma theatres, emergency theatres, maternity theatres, and delivery suites. These modern purpose-built facilities and state-of-the-art equipment will allow for the provision of enhanced patient care.

Lambeth Council to press on with estate demolition despite opposition
The council will continue looking for funding to demolish a block of flats on an estate in Norwood – despite concerns raised by residentsThe regeneration of the Central Hill estate along with five others in the borough will aim to reduce pressure on housing and help to ease the housing crisis. 

New planning requirements on fire safety come into force
The new requirements, known as planning gateway one, will ensure that high-rise developments consider fire safety at the earliest stages of planning.

Highways England announces £200m investment to improve roads across the south west of England 
Millions of road-users in the south west of England are set to enjoy safer, quicker, and smoother journeys, as Highways England delivers a £200 million package of improvements across the region over the next few months.

Highways England triggers Cumbria project
September will see the start of a £9.5m upgrade to the A590 at Cross-a-Moor, to replace the current staggered junction while also supporting the creation of the 1,063 houses being built in the area.


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Top high value contract award notices

Title: United Kingdom-Preston: Food, beverages, tobacco and related products
Short description: A multi-lotted framework agreement for the provision of grocery, soft drink and frozen food products into the county council’s appointed distributor.
Published By: Lancashire County Council
Date Published: 11 August 2021
Framework/DPS: Yes
Value excluding VAT: £27,103,000.00
Number of tenders received, lot 1: 5 (of which were SMEs: 3)
Number of tenders received, lot 2: 8 (of which were SMEs: 4)
Number of tenders received, lot 3: 8 (of which were SMEs: 4)
Number of tenders received, lot 4: 8 (of which were SMEs: 4)
Number of tenders received, lot 5: 7 (of which were SMEs: 4)
Number of tenders received, lot 6: 5 (of which were SMEs: 2)
Number of tenders received, lot 7: 5 (of which were SMEs: 2)
Number of tenders received, lot 8: 6 (of which were SMEs: 2)
Number of tenders received, lot 9: 7 (of which were SMEs: 3)
Number of tenders received, lot 10: 4 (of which were SMEs: 2)
Contractors: Ralph Livesey Ltd | Brake Bros Ltd | Dunsters Farm Limited
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Title: United Kingdom-Wigan: Construction work
Short description: Provision of adaptations and general building Works including, but not limited to, adaptations and improvement works to all premises maintained and operated by Wigan Council.
Published By: Wigan Council
Date Published: 10 August 2021
Framework/DPS: Yes
Value excluding VAT: £5,000,000.00
Number of tenders received: 17
Contractors: Concept Group (Wigan) Ltd | Hughes Brothers (Building & Joinery) Ltd | JJH Building Contractors Ltd | City West Works Limited T/A Liberty Group | Parklands Services (NW) Ltd | Upholland Property Services (UPS) Building & Maintenance Ltd | Wright Build Ltd |
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Title: United Kingdom-Hertford: Toilet paper, handkerchiefs, hand towels and serviettes
Short description: Provision of Washroom Paper Disposables and Dispensers .
Published By: Hertfordshire County Council
Date Published: 10 August 2021
Framework/DPS: Yes
Value excluding VAT: £9,300,000.00
Number of tenders received, lot 1: 5 (of which were SMEs: 1)
Number of tenders received, lot 2: 7 (of which were SMEs: 4)
Contractors: Bunzl UK Limited T/A Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies | Essity UK Ltd | Kimberly Clark Limited | Pattersons West Midlands | Essential Supply Products Ltd | Tri-Star Packaging Supplies | Zenith Hygiene Systems Ltd | Arrow County Supplies Ltd
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Title: United Kingdom-Durham: Repair and maintenance services of building installations
Short description: Repair, refurbishment and maintenance of lifts, escalators and related equipment across a variety of public-sector settings.
Published By: The Association of North East Councils Ltd.
Date Published: 10 August 2021
Framework/DPS: No
Value excluding VAT: £20,000,000.00
Number of tenders received, lot 1: 12 (of which were SMEs: 5)
Number of tenders received, lot 2: 7 (of which were SMEs: 1)
Contractors: Jackson Lift Services Ltd | Kone Plc | Northern Elevator Ltd | Otis Ltd | Pickerings Europe Ltd | Schindler Ltd | Ansa Elevators Ltd | Classic Lifts Ltd | Durham County Council | Foulds Lifts | Jackson Lift Services Ltd | Northern Elevator Ltd | R J Lifts Services Ltd
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Title: United Kingdom-Durham: Furniture (incl. office furniture), furnishings, domestic appliances (excl. lighting) and cleaning products
Short description: Delivery and installation of furniture across a variety of public-sector settings.e.
Published By: The Association of North East Councils Ltd.
Date Published: 10 August 2021
Framework/DPS: Yes
Value excluding VAT: £85,000,000.00
Number of tenders received, lot 1: 13 (of which were SMEs: 11)
Number of tenders received, lot 2: 6 (of which were SMEs: 5)
Number of tenders received, lot 3: 4 (of which were SMEs: 3)
Contractors: Albany Office Equipment Limited | Ambic Limited | Bates Office Services Limited | Carson Office Environment Limited | Dams Furniture Limited | Emergent Crown Contract Office Furnishings Limited | FMS Interior Services Limited | Workwell Furniture Limited | Levant Office Interiors Limited | Office Update Limited | Project:ff&e Limited | Mobili Office Ltd | Posturite Ltd | Workwell Furniture Limited | Furniture Resource Centre | Furniture Resource Centre
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