Decision details

Northwick Park, One Public Estate - Authority to Award Contract for Spine Road Construction

Decision Maker: Strategic Director - Regeneration and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Authorisation for the award of a contract under the Councils existing highways framework following completion of a mini-competition process.


That the Strategic Director Regeneration and Environment, acting under delegated authority received from Cabinet in consultation with the Lead Member for Environment:


i)             Approves and agrees the pre-tender considerations and evaluation described in this report for the selection of a contractor from Transport for London’s Surface Transport Infrastructure Construction (“STIC”) Framework, for the construction of the Northwick Park Spine / Access Road.


ii)            Approves the Council’s entry into a call-off construction contract to the selected contractor, VolkerFitzpatrick Limited, for a period of 12 months, with an option to extend for up to 6 months.

Reasons for the decision:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Alternative options considered:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Signficant expenditure/savings of £500k or more;

Wards Affected: Northwick Park;

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Delegated authority granted in the Cabinet Report on 9th November 2020: northwick Park, One Public Estate – Update, Infrastructure Collaboration Agreement and Spine Road Construction

Parties Consulted: As detailed wthin the accompanying report

Contact: Mohammed Negm, Contract and Supply Manager Email: Tel: 020 8937 3583.

Publication date: 14/01/2022

Date of decision: 11/01/2022

Date comes into force if not called in: 22/01/2022

Call-in deadline date: 21/01/2022

Current call-in Count: 0

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