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High value contract opportunities (tenders) are published below and on our In-Tend tenders and contracts website. Sometimes we advertise them in local newspapers or trade journals.

Contract notices give information about contracts and where to find tender documents. You must register with In-Tend tenders and contracts to access the documents.

Contracts with a value above EU thresholds will also be advertised in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), via the Tenders Direct and Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) websites.

We publish details of all our contracts awarded.

Invitation to Tender – Construction of a village community hub at Aveley, South Ockendon

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/035
Summary Our requirement is for the design and construction of a single storey village community hub, under a JCT Design and Build Contract 2016, providing space for a nursery, library, youth groups and main hall, which could be used for major functions such as weddings, birthday parties, and so on. External works include a new car park, soft play area adjacent to the nursery, café terrace and rear access to the kitchen for deliveries and refuse collection.
Secured funding £1,900,000
Invitation to tender start date 13 July 2018
Invitation to tender end date 29 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 24 October 2018
Estimated contract end date 22 October 2019
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender PS/2018/035: Construction of village community hub at Aveley

Invitation to Tender – Storage and removals

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/098
Summary Our requirement is for the provision of a high quality and efficient removals and storage service for council tenants in Thurrock.
Secured funding £450,000
Invitation to tender start date 12 July 2018
Invitation to tender end date 17 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 1 October 2018
Estimated contract end date 30 September 2021
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender – South Ockendon housing schemes: employers agent, cost consultant, quantity surveyor

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/181
Summary

We are seeking to appoint an integrated consultant team to support proposals for the development of 2 housing schemes on separate sites in South Ockendon. We anticipate this phased commission will span:

  • development and submission of proposals to gain planning consent and other statutory approvals
  • assistance with the development of detailed design and tender documentation
  • management of the procurement process to secure a contractor
  • management of works through to completion

The team should include the following suitably qualified consultants as a minimum:

  • project manager / contract administrator
  • lead consultant
  • cost consultant / quantity surveyor
Estimated total value £660,000
Invitation to tender start date 10 July 2018
Invitation to tender end date 17 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 14 September 2018
Estimated contract end date 31 August 2021
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender PS/2018/181: employers agent, cost consultant, quantity surveyor

Invitation to Tender – South Ockendon housing schemes: architectural services

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/182
Summary

We are seeking to appoint an integrated consultant team to support proposals for the development of 2 housing schemes on separate sites in South Ockendon. We anticipate this phased commission will span the development and submission of proposals and designs to gain planning consent and other statutory approvals.

The team should include the following suitably qualified consultants as a minimum:

  • architect
  • landscape architect / consultant
Estimated total value £660,000
Invitation to tender start date 10 July 2018
Invitation to tender end date 17 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 14 September 2018
Estimated contract end date 31 August 2021
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender PS/2018/182: architectural services

Invitation to Tender – South Ockendon housing schemes: principal designer

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/183
Summary

We are seeking to appoint a principal designer to support proposals for the development of 2 housing schemes on separate sites in South Ockendon. We anticipate this phased commission will span:

  • development and submission of proposals to gain planning consent and other statutory approvals
  • assistance with the development of detailed design and tender documentation
  • management of the procurement process to secure a contractor
  • management of works through to completion
Estimated total value £110,000
Invitation to tender start date 10 July 2018
Invitation to tender end date 17 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 14 September 2018
Estimated contract end date 31 August 2021
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender PS/2018/183: principal designer

Invitation to Tender – Electronic vehicle charging infrastructure

Items Details
Reference number PS/2017/525
Summary We are seeking to appoint a partner to assist in the implementation of a scheme to grow Thurrock's electronic vehicle charging infrastructure.
Invitation to tender start date 9 July 2018
Invitation to tender end date 3 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 1 October 2018
Estimated contract end date 30 September 2028
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender – Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunking

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/186
Summary

We currently have a Mitel IP telephony solution that supports our sites and those of a number of third parties. The solution consists of Thurrock-owned on-site hardware, with a resilient back-up instance in a remote data centre. The platform is supported by a third-party organisation.

The Mitel platform connects into a resilient SIP trunking service. This tender is for a replacement of the existing SIP trunking service. The key requirements for the winning bidder will be:

  • best value cost model
  • support for the full range of Mitel calling features
  • a standardised SIP platform that will allow for easy migration at the end of the contract term
Invitation to tender start date 20 June 2018
Invitation to tender end date 23 July 2018
Estimated contract start date 1 September 2018
Estimated contract end date 31 August 2021 with option to extend for 1 plus 1 year
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

Invitation to Tender PS/2018/186: Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunking

Invitation to Tender – Information, advice and support service

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/027
Summary Our requirement is for an information, advice, and support service for children, young people and their parents or carers.
Estimated total value £230,000
Invitation to tender start date 4 June 2018
Invitation to tender end date 3 August 2018
Estimated contract start date 1 April 2019
Estimated contract end date 31 March 2024
Notes

Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.

TUPE Information will be released to those that sign and return the Confidentiality Agreement via the project correspondence facility on In-Tend.

Selection Questionnaire and Invitation to Tender - Belmont Road housing development

Items Details
Reference number PS/2018/052
Summary Our requirement is for the design and construction of 80 one-, two- and three-storey houses – 10x 2-bedroom bungalows, 6x 2-bedroom houses, 52x 3-bedroom houses, 12x 4-bedroom houses – with associated roads, parking, refuse and bicycle storage and amenity space under a JCT Design and Build Contract 2016. This procurement process will be conducted under the Competitive Procedure with Negotiation.
Estimated total value £15,000,000 to £18,000,000
Selection questionnaire start date 9 April 2018
Selection questionnaire end date 9 May 2018
Invitation to tender start date 11 June 2018
Invitation to tender end date 7 August 2018
Contract start date 31 October 2018
Contract end date 30 October 2020
Notes Interested parties should respond via our In-Tend tenders and contracts website only. If you have any questions on how to use the In-Tend website, contact In-Tend Support via support@in-tend.com, or call 0845 557 8079 or +44 (0) 114 407 0065.