Civil Engineering Works and Associated Services (including Roads and Roads Maintenance) - New PIN Notice

A Prior Information Notice

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22 Dec 2021
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Scottish Ministers have been working closely with industry and issues this Prior Information Notice (PIN) to advise of our intention to establish a national framework for Civil Engineering Works and Associated Services (including Roads and Roads Maintenance). This notice serves to alert the marketplace to this potential upcoming opportunity.

Total Quantity or Scope

This Prior Information Notice (PIN) relates to a project to establish a framework for Civil Engineering Works and Associated Services (including Roads and Roads Maintenance). The framework will be split into Geographical Value Based Lots the detail of which will be confirmed within the published Contract Notice. Additional information: This PIN is for information gathering purposes only and is not a call for competition. For the avoidance of doubt, a response to this PIN shall not constitute any form of contract with Scottish Government.

CPV Codes

  • 45200000 - Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work
  • 45100000 - Site preparation work
  • 44110000 - Construction materials
  • 45110000 - Building demolition and wrecking work and earthmoving work
  • 45230000 - Construction work for pipelines, communication and power lines, for highways, roads, airfields and railways; flatwork

Other Information

This will be a four-year period multi-lot, multi-supplier framework with works of varying size, value and complexity across Scotland can be individually called-off, as required by Scottish public sector organisations. As outlined, the Framework will be split geographically and will feature multi-value and multi-supplier Lots, the details of which will be contained in the published Contract Notice. The Framework terms and conditions will be based on NEC 4 with call-off Contract (work order) terms being based on the NEC Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC); NEC Engineering and Construction Short Contract (ECSC); with Term Service Contract (TSC) and Term Service Short Contract (TSSC). ** PREVIEW NOTICE, please check Find a Tender for full details. ** Please note that there was a previous PIN for this opportunity, which is now archived within the PCS portal. The original PIN attracted 22 questions and these were all answered and can be viewed at: ( The Scottish Government will be delivering a virtual Open Supplier Meeting with representatives of Scottish Procurement and Property Directorate, Contracting Authorities and Industry. Scottish Government would like to hear the initial thoughts and views from Tier 1, 2 & 3 suppliers and SMEs interested in being a Framework Supplier or being part of the supply chain for subsequent civil engineering projects. The meeting will be facilitated by Supplier Development Programme and is scheduled for 27th January 2022 commencing at 1400 hours and will last for no more than 1 hour and 30 minutes. The following link must be used to register for the event: NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at (SC Ref:677813)