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National College for Nuclear - Student Accommodation.

Contract notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Bridgwater and Taunton College
Bath Road
Contact point(s): Steve Redman
TA6 7NX Bridgwater
United Kingdom

Further information can be obtained from: Bridgwater and Taunton College
Bath Road
TA6 7NX Bridgwater
United Kingdom
Internet address:

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Bridgwater and Taunton College
Bath Road
TA6 7NX Bridgwater
United Kingdom
Internet address:

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
National College for Nuclear - Student Accommodation.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Design and execution
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Cannington Somerset TA5 2LS.

NUTS code UKK23

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
Bridgwater and Taunton College are currently out to tender for the works contract to build the National College for Nuclear - Student Accommodation.
This is a restricted procedure and this is the pre qualification stage and the standard questionnaire will be sent to you upon receipt of your expression of interest.
Tender documents are normally published to the secure area within 24 hours. If after this time you have not received your email advising the tender documents have been published to the secure area, please contact the procurement office by sending a message through the correspondence function.
The closing date for return of tenders is Noon 10.4.2017.
The National College for Nuclear (NCfN) is one of five National Colleges funded by the Government and working in collaboration with employers to reduce the skills gap in key industry areas. Many of the courses will be residential and to support this requirement the College is intending to build student accommodation providing 200 new rooms for the HE Sector, to be completed in full by January 2019 with the potential for expansion in further phases of up to a further 350 rooms.
The College is open to either modular or traditional forms of construction and will consider alternative funding proposals.
An outline design for the residential scheme has been developed to concept level and Outline Planning approval has been approved. Bridgwater & Taunton College is now seeking to appoint a development partner to develop the design, secure finance for the scheme and to build it.
The College will retain operational, lifecycle and demand risk and the proposed development will be located at the main Cannington Centre on a green field site.
The main site is provided with all main services and significant survey information is available.
Additional information:
Instructions for interested parties:
This tender is being conducted using electronic means using the Internet. Interested Organisations must register their interest and respond to the OJEU contract notice using the link to our e-tendering portal

Interested Organisations are requested to click on the current opportunities button on the e-tendering site to view details of this contract notice. Organisations should use the online registration link to enter their details. Once this screen is completed and you have received a confirmation email then Organisations can continue to follow the on screen prompts to register your interest. Use of this e-tendering system is the preferred method of receiving invitations to tender.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)


II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.9)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Duration in months: 0 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
Envisaged minimum number 1: and maximum number 6
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Prior information notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2016/S 241-439961

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 9.4.2017
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Additional information
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: