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Northern Gateway, Deeside - Highway Infrastructure Works - Phase 1.

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Welsh Government
Sarn Mynach
Contact point(s): Department for Economy, Skills and Natural Resources
For the attention of: Clwyd Roberts
LL31 9RZ Llandudno Junction
Telephone: +44 3000625237

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:⟨=en

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Northern Gateway, Deeside - Highway Infrastructure Works - Phase 1.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Deeside, Flintshire.

NUTS code UKL23

II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The Welsh Government are promoting the construction of new infrastructure works at Northern Gateway, Deeside to support commercial development comprising of a new access road connecting the proposed development off Welsh Road on Deeside Industrial Park to the north. The site is located to the north of the River Dee, west of the A494 near Garden City.
The construction works is currently limited to the Phase 1 Infrastructure Works comprising of approximately 0.8 km of single carriageway highway including priority junctions and roundabouts, foot-ways and cycleway links, associated earthworks, drainage, culverts, street furniture, lighting, services, accommodation works, service diversions and environmental mitigation works.
The Infrastructure Works will be subject to a detailed planning application which is currently in progress.

How to find the PQQ: The Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) exercise will be conducted through the eTenderwales portal

Once logged in you must click on ‘PQQ's Open to all Suppliers’ and the eTenderwales portal reference is: Project_30515 and PQQ_31879.
Click on the title ‘Northern Gateway, Deeside - Highway Infrastructure Works - Phase 1’ to access details of the PQQ.
This will move the PQQ from the ‘Open to all Suppliers’ area to the My home page area.
You will then see the full details of the PQQ in the qualification and technical envelopes along with any relevant documents in the ‘Attachments’ area.
Should you have any questions on the PQQ, please use the ‘Messages’ area to contact the buyer directly - do not contact the named person at the top of this notice.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

45100000, 45233100, 45213312

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 3 063 395,05 GBP
Excluding VAT

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Q1. Please describe in detail your approach to the delivery of the scheme, method of working, and programme of works?. Weighting 15
2. Q2. With the need of site clearance and removal of disused services (some of which may still hold liquids) on the former MOD Site. Please provide an outline method statement describing your method for investigating and adopting a safe system of working throughout the clearance phase?. Weighting 20
3. Q3. Please describe in detail your approach to the delivery of the scheme, and the method of working for maintain continual access to existing occupiers and visitors to challenger mobile communication ltd, as wells as welsh road and the deeside industrial park?. Weighting 10
4. Q4. Please describe how you will fully commit to providing a collaborative working environment which will include the inclusion of the sub-contractors team to engage with the client in delivering the scheme objectives?. Weighting 5
5. Price. Weighting 50
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2015/S 172-311915 of 5.9.2015

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: C060/2015/2016 Lot title: Northern Gateway, Deeside - Highway Infrastructure Works - Phase 1
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 4
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

D Morgan PLC
New Hey, Chester Road, Great Sutton
CH66 2LS Ellesmere Port
Internet address:

V.4)Information on value of contract
Total final value of the contract:
Value: 3 063 395,05 GBP
Excluding VAT
V.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:
This is a Contract Award Notice. The requirement has been tendered and a contract has been Awarded. Do not reply to this notice.
(WA Ref: 44109).
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: A standstill period was incorporated at the point information on the award of the contract was communicated to tenderers. That notification provided full information on the award decision. The 10 day standstill period provided time for unsuccessful tenderers to challenge the award decision.
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: