Reference 2017-509

REF:            2017-509

Subject:        Procurement and Framework Information

    

 

Request:

  1. How the Trust procures Construction Consultancy Services?
  2. If by your own framework, please advise:

a) The titles and content of the relevant frameworks

b) The start and end dates of the frameworks

c) Any possible extension periods to the frameworks

d) The companies appointed under the current frameworks (in relation to Construction Consultancy Services)

 

  1. If there is not framework in place how do the Trust typically procure construction consultancy under and over OJEU value thresholds and if not a Trust procured framework which frameworks do you typically use?

 

 

Response:

1. How the Trust procures Construction Consultancy Services? The Trust would typically procure construction consultancy support via a framework mini-competition or by running a local tender or gaining three quotations dependent upon the value.
2. If by your own framework, please advise:

a) The titles and content of the relevant frameworks

b) The start and end dates of the frameworks

c) Any possible extension periods to the frameworks

d) The companies appointed under the current frameworks (in relation to Construction Consultancy Services)

Framework typically used: NHS Shared Business Services Construction Consultancy Framework, Ref: SBS/13/DM/PZR/8369/1-95,

Start date: 01.04.2014,

End date: 31.03.2018

 

Suppliers previously used from the framework:

i.   Atherden Fuller Leng Ltd

ii.   Gilling Dod Architects

iii.   O’Neill & Partners

iv.   S I Sealy & Associates

3. If there is not framework in place how do the Trust typically procure construction consultancy under and over OJEU value thresholds and if not a Trust procured framework which frameworks do you typically use? Explained above