Translink intends to appoint a suitably qualified Economic Operator to provide independent Environmental Technical Advisory Services, for a period of two years plus one annual extension option, in relation to their land portfolio and infrastructure throughout Northern Ireland. This is specifically related to the provision of independent advice on risks and liabilities associated with contamination at maintenance and engineering facilities throughout the portfolio.
Works will involve aiding the procurement and management of environmental consultancy and remediation contracting works to facilitate Translink’s management and mitigation of risk.
In order to demonstrate independence, advisors should not have direct links or be part of environmental consultancy, remediation contracting or emergency response contracting businesses.
PLEASE NOTE THE PQQ SUBMISSION RETURN DATE OF 1500 HOURS ON WEDNESDAY 21ST APRIL 2010.
Translink is utilising an electronic tendering system to manage this procurement and communicate with Tenderers. Accordingly, there will be no hard copy documents issued and it is intended that all communications with Translink including the submission of PQQ and Tender responses will be conducted via www.e-sourcingni.bravosolution.co.uk.
Unless stated otherwise in these Instructions or in writing from Translink, all communications including queries from Applicants and any PQQ amendments from Translink during the period of this procurement exercise shall be submitted through and published via the online messaging facility provided on the e-sourcing NI portal (see “Messages” section). The onus lies on the applicant to read and keep up to date with all the information published on eSourcing NI in relation to this requirement.