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1344 Path Vegetation Control
Tenderers are invited to tender for the provision of vegetation control on paths. 128km of path require grass cutting and other forms of vegetation control in the growing season between 01 May & 31 October. Most paths are located out with towns, in a variety of terrain that includes cliff tops, riversides, woodland, uploads, arable lowlands and urban fringes. For tendering purposes the Scottish Borders area has been divided into 18 vegetation control/herbicide spraying areas. Tenderers may tender for any or all of the lots.
The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is project 7598. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343
Contract Value £75,000
Economic and financial standing:
4B.1.1 The bidder should provide its ("general") yearly turnover for the last two financial years.
It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, types and levels of insurance indicated below:
4B.5.1 Employers Liability Insurance - 5 million GBP
4B.5.2 Public Liability Insurance - 5 million GBP
Technical and professional ability:
As stated in procurement documents
Single stage - Any candidate may submit a tender.
This multi-lot tender will run for a maximum of 3 years from May 2017 until October 2019.
Quality criterion: Quality Weighting: 50%, Price Weighting 50%
Multi-lot tender with 18 Lots by geographical area.
Information added to the notice since publication.
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