The University of Essex is seeking tenders for the design of a new £10 million ‘landmark building’ at its business school
Those interested in entering the Colchester campus competition 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 5 July.
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 design consortia will consist of:
— architect (lead consultant),
— landscape architect,
— interior designer,
— building services and environmental engineer,
— structural, civil and highways engineer,
— BREEAM assessor,
— acoustic engineer,
— fire 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 and L.