Published date: 24 April 2024

Last edited date: 23 May 2024

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.

Closing: 7 June 2024, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services - 71000000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

24 April 2024

Closing date

7 June 2024

Closing time


Contract start date

2 September 2024

Contract end date

16 May 2025

Contract type


Procedure type

Open procedure (below threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements below the relevant contract value threshold.

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This tender is for the appointment of a Contractor to undertake roof replacement works at the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro. The works have been designed by professional consultants through RIBA stages 1 to 4. This tender is for the construction phase, RIBA stage 5.

Please note the £750,000.00 is a minimum figure only, tendering contractors are required submit a priced tender return based on their judgement of the value of the works.

A principle outline of the scope of works are as follows:

- Replacement of the pitched slate roof coverings
- Replacement of the flat roof coverings
- Thermal improvement works
- Installation of rainwater goods
- External render repair
- Installation of new external staircase
- Replacement of louvered doors

Please refer to the tender documentation within the appendixes.

All tendering contractors will be expected to visit site to familiarise themselves with the scheme prior to providing a tender price.

During the tender process, tender visits to Royal Cornwall Museum will be on an appointment only basis.

Site visit appointments are only to be made via Kendall Kingscott on 07901092038,

Do not contact the museum directly for access.

Tendering contractors shall have experience in delivering projects of a similar nature on public sector building within a city centre location.

More information



How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer

Contact name

Jowan James


Unit 18
St Austell
PL26 8WE
United Kingdom