Published date: 29 November 2021

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 20 December 2021, 4pm

Contract summary


  • Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work - 45200000

Location of contract

South East

Value of contract

£30,000,000 to £40,000,000

Procurement reference


Published date

29 November 2021

Closing date

20 December 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

5 February 2024

Contract end date

15 December 2024

Contract type


Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



EKFB are seeking to appoint competent sub-contractor(s) to carry out the FRC Works at the Sheephouse Wood Bat Mitigation Structure.

The scope of works will consist of FRC works associated with construction of a 900m long raft foundations.

We have attached presentation slides showing the proposed building's.

Through this expression of interest you vetted in accordance with the EKFB prequalification model - for further information visit

Following receipt of the questionnaire, we will create a short list by assessing capabilities, experience and availability of each supplier. Upon successful shortlisting you will be invited to tender from the EKFB e-Sourcing platform Market Dojo, EKFB will be using a balanced scorecard approach to its procurement activities - for further information visit the above website.
EKFB is a joint venture that brings together international, market leading expertise from four leading civil engineering and construction companies: Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Construction and BAM Nuttall. All four partners bring specialist expertise in the design, construction, operation, financing and maintenance of railway networks, including some of Europe's largest high speed rail projects.

EKFB is committed to improving lives, communities and the engineering and construction industry by providing sustained employment opportunities and being a good neighbour, protecting the environment and the places we work. Our inclusive culture ensures that our collaborative and innovative solutions provide exceptional value for money.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Chris Read


Floor 5, 19 Cornwall Street
B3 2DT