Published date: 24 March 2020

Closed early engagement

Closing date: 6 July 2020

Contract summary


  • Building demolition and wrecking work and earthmoving work - 45110000

Location of contract

North East

Procurement reference


Published date

24 March 2020

Closing date

6 July 2020

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The Holborn Enabling Works project comprises land clearance, remediation, bulk earthworks and maritime
works specifically to construct a level development platform for subsequent development by a third party. The
following elements are envisaged:
Bulk excavations
Vegetation clearance
Fly tipping / asbestos clearance
2 / 3
Maritime works incorporating the demolition of redundant riverside structures and the construction of new sheet
pile and combi pile river walls
Temporary Works (e.g. cofferdam)
Permanent Works to block off a disused graving dock (e.g. concrete retaining structure)
Dock inspection & repair
Treatment of in-situ silts
Dock infilling with as-dug material from elsewhere on site
Ground obstruction removal
In-situ treatment and off site disposal of contaminated soils
Capping / hoarding
Utility isolations
The works will be subject to the Client obtaining the necessary permissions and consents and are envisaged to
be procured during late Summer / Autumn 2020

More information


Additional text

Supplier Engagement: South Tyneside Council would like to undertake a market engagement event with
organisations interesting in tendering for and delivering these works. Please note that participation in this
engagement event or registration of interest will not give any advantage in this procurement opportunity, but is
purely an opportunity to potentially shape the requirements. We will consult with interested parties to get views
and comments on the planned approach to market. Your responses will help to inform the procurement although
we cannot guarantee that all views expressed will be taken into account.
The market engagement event is expected to take place on a date yet to be established but likely to be during
week commencing 30th March 2020 (please note that due to Covid-19 this is unlikely to occur)

If you wish to participate please contact as soon as possible but by no
later than Friday 27th March 2020
It is intended to issue the OJEU notice on Tenders Electronic Daily/issue the notice on the UK e-notification
service by May 2020, and suppliers are advised to monitor regularly for the opportunity to be published. Once
the OJEU contract notice/UK e-notification notice has been published suppliers will be required to express
interest in this opportunity on the NEPO ProContract system. If not already registered on ProContract please
register at the following link: Suppliers will then be granted access to the
tender documentation once it is published. Please note that registering onProContract and expressing interest
does not mean that you have bid for the tender - once the above steps are complete you will be required to
complete and submit the tender documentation.

About the buyer

Contact name

Kevin Graham


Town Hall, Westoe Road
South Shields




Closing date: 6 July 2020