Replacement of a single span corrugated steel arch with a precast concrete box culvert and associated works.
This is an open tender contract notice. There is no limit on the number of tenderers. The contract will be the Public Works Contract for Minor Building and Civil Engineering Works Designed by the Employer
The signed questionnaires and declarations will not be validated prior to opening the tenders. Tenderers are required (on written request) to provide the evidence in support of the questionnaire and their declarations within a period of 7 calendar days. If a firm cannot or does not provide all of the required evidence, within the above time period their tender will be deemed to be invalid and will be excluded from further consideration.
The Contract is intended to be awarded to a single main contractor. If a group of contractors apply as a group or joint venture and are successful, either a lead contractor must be nominated who will be responsible for providing the service or a Joint Venture must be formed with whom the Awarding Authority will sign the contract.
There are no Contractor or Employer named specialists. All sub-contractors are domestic. The successful applicant will be appointed Works Contractor and Project Supervisor for the Construction Stage (PSCS) on the project in accordance with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations.
The Project categorisation for assessment of H&S competence as Works Contractor and PSCS is Type 1 projects that are €500,000 or less in value
The Areas of work involving Particular Risks known to Contracting Authority at this time are: Risk of Falling from a height, Contact with Biological or Chemical Substances,Works Exposing Persons at Work to the Risk of Drowning
It is a condition precedent to the award of the Contract that the successful Tenderer will provide:
1. A current tax clearance certificate or in the case of a non-resident Contractor a statement of suitability on tax grounds from the Revenue Commissioners of Irelan