£750m East of England framework out for rebid

Aaron Morby 5 years ago
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Suffolk County Council has formally launched renewal of its construction framework expected to deliver a work pipeline of £750m.

Fourteen contractors are preparing to renew their places on Suffolk County Council’s construction framework, which is also open to councils in the East of England.

The four-year framework will be used for public sector building works, and presently has Morgan Sindall, Wates, RG Carter and Barnes Construction holding the high-value work bands.

The framework will be managed by Concertus Design and Property Consultants, a wholly owned company of the council.

This time around, the council plans to introduce four value bands to replace the three presently used.

East of England construction framework

— Band 1: projects valued up to £750,000

— Band 2: projects from £0.5m to £3.5m

— Band 3: projects from £2.75m  – £10m

— Band 4 Projects over  £8m

The new framework should be in place by June next year. Firms can contact the council website for prequal documents or email Martin Jennings.

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