40-bed Kirkwall Care Facility, Orkney

A Contract Award Notice

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06 Sep 2022
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Orkney Islands: Land near Soulisquoy Loan, Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland

Geochart for 1 buyers and 1 suppliers

1 buyer

1 supplier


The aim of the project is to replace the existing aging St. Rognvald`s House Care Home in Kirkwall, Orkney with a new modern Care Facility to provide high dependency care for the elderly in Kirkwall and the surrounding areas of Orkney. This new accommodation, with a capacity for 40 residents, will be of a timber kit construction with strip foundations built to meet the requirements of current legislation and the Care Inspectorate, and cater for a high degree of physical frailty and dementia. The Care Facility is to be built on gently sloping green field site in Kirkwall, Orkney near to existing privately owned housing at Soulisquoy Loan and Glaitness Road, Kirkwall. Close by is also a leisure centre called Pickaquoy Centre. Works will also include the construction of a large SUDS basin on an adjacent green field site. The site is served from Soulisquoy Loan.

Total Quantity or Scope

Further details can be found in the Additional Documentation section of the Contract Notice.

Award Detail

1 R Clouston (Orkney)
  • Reference: 024877-2022-40/1230/p002-1
  • Value: £12,642,000

Award Criteria

Technical/ Quality 20
Price 80

CPV Codes

  • 45210000 - Building construction work
  • 45215000 - Construction work for buildings relating to health and social services, for crematoriums and public conveniences
  • 45215200 - Construction work for social services buildings
  • 45215100 - Construction work for buildings relating to health

Other Information

** PREVIEW NOTICE, please check Find a Tender for full details. ** The Award Criteria, as per Section II.2.5 of the Contract Notice, relates to the Invitation to Tender (ITT) stage of this restricted procedure procurement. The specific Award Criteria questions and scoring methodology will be published in the ITT documentation. Tenderers should complete the SPD (Scotland) document contained within the SPD Module attached to this notice. Appendix A is also attached to this Contract Notice to provide further guidance on how to complete the SPD. Bidders must provide a separate SPD response from any entities, this could include participants such as consortium members, etc., upon whose capability and/or capacity the main bidder relies upon in order to meet any aspect of Part IV (Selection criteria) of the SPD (Scotland). In this case, these entities must complete the relevant parts of an SPD (Scotland) to self-declare whether there are grounds for their exclusion and provide details of how they meet the required selection criteria. The Council reserves the right to cancel the procurement at any stage and not award a Contract. The expenditure, work or effort undertaken by bidders prior to the award of any Contract is accordingly a matter solely for the commercial judgement of bidders. Late submissions/tenders will not be considered by the Council. An economic operator that suffers, or risks suffering loss or damage attributable to a breach of duty under the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015 may bring proceedings in the Sheriff Court or Court of Session. Under this procurement the contractor will be required to provide community benefits that supports the Council’s economic and social regeneration objectives relating to participation in skills development, training and employment initiatives, supply-chain initiatives, minimising environmental impacts and other added value contributions. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental conditions. (SC Ref:705777)