The University of Essex is seeking tenders for the design of a £14 million extension to its Albert Sloman Library
Those interested in entering the competitions for the University of Essex’s £14 million extension to its Albert Sloman Library or the £10 million ‘landmark building’ for its business school should be aware that ‘awards’ count. Five per cent of the ‘objective selection criteria’ will be given to architectural award-winners.
The deadline for receipt of tenders is 31 August.
Client contact details:
University of Essex
Contact: Central Purchasing Unit
Attn: Adrian Woodmore
CO4 3SQ Colchester
Tel. +44 1206872068
Fax +44 1206872943
Further information can be obtained at: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained at:E-mail: email@example.com
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The University seeks an architect led design team consortia to design a 14 000 000 GBP extension to the landmark Albert Sloman Library building on its Colchester campus. The building will provide additional library space and will additionally house modern, technology rich learning spaces and a students one stop shop facility for all student services and student enquiries.
The design consortia will consist of:
Architect (lead consultant).
Building services & environmental engineer.
Structural, civil & highways engineer.
The commission will commence at RIBA stage C.
The form of contract for this appointment will be a modified GC/Works 5 (1998 edition).
The procurement route for the project will be design and build with tenders sought on RIBA stage E information. The design team will be novated to the building contractor for RIBA stages F, J, K & L.