GB-Leeds: Z/2530 New A1 Substation

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CompetitiveContractNotice - GB-Leeds: Z/2530 New A1 Substation
1. Title: GB-Leeds: Z/2530 New A1 Substation
2. Awarding Authority:
University of Leeds
Purchasing Office, 29 - 31 Cromer Terrace, Leeds, LS2 9JU, United Kingdom
Tel. 0113 3437534, Email:, URL:
Contact: Richard Trimble, Attn: Richard Trimble
3. Contract Type: Works
Sub Type: Design and Execution

4. Description: Substation equipment. Substation construction work. Supply, (modification of existing installation) installation, testing and commissioning of the Mechanical/Electrical Services for the new A1 Substation. The works will include the construction of a temporary Faculty Garage/Store in accordance with the Architectural and Structural Documentation, making safe, disconnecting, removing, protecting and storing existing equipment/goods from the stated location as described in the Works Information. Works will include provision of new transformers, HV and LV switchgear, the provision of a new LV main distribution panel, inter-connecting cables; the enlivenment of the HV equipment by means of diversion and extension of existing HV ring supply; the phased and sequential changeover of outgoing LV supplies from the existing to the new LV panel and decommissioning of existing substation. Formation of Transformer Rooms and Faculty Store all in accordance with the Works Information.
5. CPV Codes:
31682540 - Substation equipment.
45232220 - Substation construction work.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKE42 - Leeds

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Leeds,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

JA Richardson Electrical Ltd
37 St Michaels Lane, Leeds, LS6 3BR, United Kingdom
Tel. 01132759191, Email:, URL:
Attn: University of Leeds
Value Cost: 1,960,000
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 09/11/2018
11. Number of Tenders Received: 2
12. Other Information:
Other Information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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Suitable for VCO: No
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 16/11/2018
Period of Work End date: 09/07/2019