Contract Phase 1: Enabling Works
The enabling works contract involves the demolition of the existing east and west
grandstand, the Turf Club Rooms incorporating the weigh room, existing areas of
hard landscaping, sections of perimeter walls, removal and disposal of asbestos,
termination and diversion of services, installation of new services such as surface
water and wastewater infrastructure within the main site, felling of a select
number of trees and tree protection.
A specialist requirement under the enabling works contract is for a conservation
contractor to dismantle, store and reconstruct the Queen's Room and adjoining
conservation elements. The reconstruction of the Queen's Room in a new
location on the site is proposed to commence in October 2018. Applicants must
propose a suitable works specialist and submit a QW3 questionnaire in relation
to this area of the contract.
Applicants should note that whilst the works will take place during the off-season
for racing, the gallops will remain operational throughout the enabling works
phase of the project with the racecourse remaining operational during the
construction phase of the project. A portion of the site will remain live during the
A more detailed description of the works is provided in the documentation
attached to this notice.