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MORAY & ABERDEENSHIRE FOREST DISTRICT INVITATION TO TENDER TEN-GRA-2014-11 MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL WORK – THREE SEPARATE LOTS IN THE FOCHABERS AREA

The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for three separate Lots of mountain bike trail building work as follows:

Lot 1 – Whiteash Trail Maintenance – improvement work on part of the existing trail network within Whiteash Forest near Fochabers.

Lot 2 – Ordiequish New Build – create a new section of trail to separate the start and finish of the trail network at Ordiequish Forest, near Fochabers.

Lot 3 – Design & Build a new Skills Area adjacent to the Winding walks car park in Whiteash Forest, near Fochabers.

The estimated total value of the contract is: £73,500

The anticipated contract start date will be:

For all three Lots – 02/02/2015 to be completed by :

Lots 1 and 2 – 31/03/2015  Lot 3 – 30/09/2015

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Doug Collins on 07867 501392 / doug.collins@forestry.gsi.gov.uk no later than 17/12/2014

To express your interest please contact Alexander Gartly on 01224 440707 or email alexander.gartly@forestry.gsi.gov.uk no later than 17/12/2015

OR

To apply:-

  • Download the attached Invitation to Tender and submit by 14:00 16th January 2015

ITT.doc  ITT.pdf  Short Contract Lot1  Short Contract lot 2

Short Contract Lot 3  Appendix 1            Appendix 2

Appendix 3a Lot 1  Appendix 3b Lot 2  Appendix 3c Lot 3

Appendix 4a Lot 1  Appendix 4b Lot 2  Appendix 4c Lot 3

Appendix 4d  Appendix 5a Lot 1  Appendix 5b Lot 2

Appendix 5c Lot 3  Appendix 6

INVITATION TO TENDER FOR FOREST ROAD VEGETATION CONTROL IN NORTH HIGHLAND FOREST DISTRICT

The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for flail/mulching of roadside vegetation within the North Highland Forest District.

The work will be split into 2 Lots

Lot 1 – Torrachilty and Blackmuir. Approximately 25km of roadside vegetation control in the Contin/Strathpeffer area.

Lot 2 – Carbisdale and Morangie. Approximately 38km of roadside vegetation control in the Ardgay/Tain area.

The estimated total value of the contract is £90-95k

The anticipated contract start date will be 5th January 2015 to be completed by 28th February 2015

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Stuart Waugh (stuart.waugh@forestry.gsi.gov.uk) no later than 14.00hrs on 12th December 2014

To request tender documents please contact procurement.nhigh@forestry.gsi.gov.uk no later than 14.00hrs on 12th December 2014.

SUPPLY OF EXPLOSIVES TO ALL FC LOCATIONS IN SCOTLAND (INCLUDING ISLAND DELIVERIES)

The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for the supply and delivery of explosives throughout FC location in Scotland.

The successful bidder must be able to deliver all of the following goods: 

Item Type/Size
Packaged Detonator Sensitive Explosives UN 0241 Type E Cartridges 90mm x 4Kg
Packaged Detonator Sensitive Explosives UN 0241 Type E Cartridges 80mm x 4Kg
Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 150gm
Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 450gm
Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 500gm
Down hole Detonators 475ms / 500ms x  6.0m
UN 0360 Class 1.1B 475ms / 500ms x  7.5m
 475ms / 500ms x  9.0m
 475ms / 500ms x  12.0m
 475ms / 500ms x  15.0m
 475ms / 500ms x  18.0m
 475ms / 500ms x  21.0m
 475ms / 500ms x  30.0m
 
Non-Electric Surface Connectors 17ms x  6.0m
UN 0360 Class 1.1B 17ms x  9.0m
 25ms x  6.0m
 25ms  x  9.0m
 42ms  x  6.0m
 42ms  x  9.0m
 67ms  x  6.0m
 
Instantaneous Electric Detonators 3.0m
UN 0030 Class 1.1B 
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 70/30
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 75/25
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 80/20
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 100
Shotfiring Cable Roll 100m
Surefire Lead line 100m
Surefire Lead line 200m

During the life of the contract the FC may add ore remove items as required.  The successful supplier will be able to submit a price for any new goods which the FC requires during the contract term.

The estimated total value of the contract is up to £3million

The estimated contract volume will vary depending on operational requirements but we will not order over £3million pounds worth of explosives over the contract period.

The anticipated contract start date will be 1st April 2015 to be completed by 31st March 2019.

Break points are available within the contract at the end of years 2 and 3, at which time we will decide on whether the contract will continue.

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Aileen Macintosh no later than 21st January 2015 (FESHO.Reception@forestry.gsi.gov.uk)

To apply:-
 Express your interest via email to Aileen Macintosh(FESHO.Reception@forestry.gsi.gov.uk) no later than 21st January @1300 so we can contact you should there be any relevant questions and answers which arise regarding the tenders; and Download the attached Invitation to Tender and return it by the Tender closing date of the 28th January 2015 @1300. 

OPTION AGREEMENT FOR ONE YEAR FOR A LEASE (FOR A TERM OF 20 YEARS ) OF A SITE FOR A SLATE QUARRY AT GLENRIGH
BY FORT WILLIAM
INVITATION FOR NOTIFICATION OF INTEREST

The Option will contain a right to explore for a suitable site for a quarry in the Option area. Interested parties will be required to complete a pre–qualifying questionnaire ( PQQ ). A map of the Option area will be provided to those notifying their interest

A draft  Option Agreement will be provided on completion of the pre-qualifying questionnaire to successful applicants If there is more that one successful applicant a limited tender for the Option will be arranged

Tony Garman, Area Land Agent t.garman@forestry.gsi.gov.uk  phone 01546 605056

To notify your interest and to request a PQQ please contact Tony Garman no later than 12 noon on Friday 5th December 2014 . Completed PQQs must be received by Tony Garman by 12 noon on 12th December 2014

DP HARVESTING TENDER HARVESTING & EXTRACTION TO ROADSIDE IN GALLOWAY FOREST DISTRICT

The Forestry Commission is inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced Harvesting and Extraction contractors for a Medium Term Contract (3 years).

The estimated total value of the contract is £1,400,000

The estimated contract volume is 120,000 m3 obs (approx. 40,000 m3 obs per year).

The anticipated contract start date will be February 2015 to be completed by February 2018.

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact:

Graeme Cannon, 01671 402420

graeme.cannon@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact:

Graeme Cannon, Galloway Forest District, Creebridge, Newton Stewart DG8 6AJ, 01671 402420 graeme.cannon@forestry.gsi.gov.uk No later than 15th  December 2014

REFURBISHMENT OF ACHNAMOINE FARMHOUSE AND OUTBUILDINGS AT WATTEN, WICK, CAITHNESS, KW1 5XW INVITATION TO TENDER

The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for internal refurbishment works to farmhouse, maintenance works to various outbuildings and demolition of one outbuilding. The site is located at Achnamoine Farm, Watten, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5XW

The estimated total value of the contract is between 70k and 80k

The anticipated contract start date will be as soon as reasonably practicable and no later than 13th March 2015

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Colin Pielou at colin.pielou@forestry.gsi.gov.uk    no later than 5pm on the 16th December 2014

To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact Colin Pielou at colin.pielou@forestry.gsi.gov.uk  no later than 5pm on the 16th December 2014

The tender must be returned by 5pm on the 22nd December 2014

INVITATION TO TENDER FOR GENERAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHAINSAW WORK (HIGHLAND PERTHSHIRE)

The Forestry Commission is setting up a Framework agreement for General Environmental Chainsaw Work in the Highland Perthshire beat of Tay Forest District.

Work is primarily for conservation works (peatland restoration clearance of non native species, clearance of invasive species, scheduled site clearance) but could also include smaller amounts of windblow clearance, cleaning and singling for FM, etc. within the HIGHLAND PERTHSHIRE BEAT of Tay Forest District. At least half the work will be in Allean/Errochty, Glassie, Drummond Hill and South Rannoch.

The estimated total value of the Framework Agreementcontract is between £ with a £30000, up to a maximum value of £60000

The anticipated contract start date will be late January 2015 to be completed by the end of March 2016.

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Peter Fullarton (peter.fullarton@forestry.gsi.gov.uk) no later than 1200 8th December 2014.

To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact Peter Fullarton (peter.fullarton@forestry.gsi.gov.uk) no later than 1200 8th December 2014.  Please note that completed tender documents must be received no later than 1400 15th December 2014.

ROOF/WALL CLADDING REPLACEMENT, TO FORESTRY COMMISSION MES WORKSHOP AT ABERFOYLE, FK8 3UX

The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for roof and wall cladding replacement works to existing MES Workshop at Aberfoyle, FK8 3UX.  The works include the safe removal and disposal of asbestos cement fibre cladding to both roof and walls and the installation of insulated roof and wall panel and associated heating (flue) and electrical works

The estimated total value of the contract is £60,000

The anticipated contract start date will be: as soon as reasonably practicable with completion no later than 31st March 2015

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact

Zac Manning: zac.manning@forestry.gsi.gov.uk / 07795 060665 no later than Monday 8th December 2014, 17:00

To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact

Zac Manning: zac.manning@forestry.gsi.gov.uk / 07795 060665 no later than Monday 8th December 2014, 17:00

We must receive your completed tender by 5pm Wednesday 15th December.

INVITATION TO TENDER: DIRECT PRODUCTION CONTRACT FOR THE PROVISION OF MECHANISED HARVESTING OPERATIONS IN MORAY & ABERDEENSHIRE FOREST DISTRICT

The Forestry Commission is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced, capable and competent contractors to carry out harvesting and extraction to roadside on clearfell and thinning operations sites in Moray and Aberdeenshire Forest District.
Sites will be located within the mid and south end of the forest district and work will consist of harvesting standing timber to FC prescribed specification and extracting to be presented at roadside.
The medium term contract will be awarded on a 4 year contract with annual break points.

The estimated contract volume including extensions is:
160,000m3

The anticipated contract start date will be 01 April 2015 to be completed by 31 March 2019 including extensions.

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Carol Davidson
01466 794161
carol.davidson@forestry.gsi.gov.uk
no later than 18th December 2014

To tender for this work please download the tender documention and send an email confirmation to
Stuart Gartly
01466 794161
procurement.mryabd@forestry.gsi.gov.uk
no later than 18th December 2014 to inform him you have downloaded the tender documents and ensure your made aware of any questions and answers that are raised during the tender process.

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR DIRECT PRODUCTION CLEARFELL HARVESTING INVERNESS ROSS & SKYE FOREST DISTRICT INVITATION TO TENDER

The Forestry Commission is inviting expressions of interest  from suitably qualified and experienced contractors for Clearfell Harvesting.

The work will include some Skyline coupes as well as conventional harvesting throughout Inverness, Ross and Skye.

The current DP area extends from Nairn in the east to Fort Augustus in the west and goes as far south as Laggan but some work might occur outside this area.

Coupes for the first year and further requirements will be detailed on the tender documents.

The estimated total value of the contract is £3000000

The estimated contract volume is 240000mobs

The anticipated contract start date will be 1st April 2015 to be completed by 31st March 2019

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Martin Macpherson 07776225315 (martin.macpherson@forestry.gsi.gov.uk ) no later than 12th December 2014

To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact  invernessrossskye@forestry.gsi.gov.uk or the admin team on 01463791575   no later than12:00 12th December 2014

Tender documents will be sent out to all bidders who have expressed an interest after the 12th December 2014

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR DIRECT PRODUCTION  THINNING/CLEARFELL HARVESTING INVERNESS ROSS & SKYE FOREST DISTRICT INVITATION TO TENDER

The Forestry Commission is inviting expression of interst from suitably qualified and experienced contractors for Thinning Harvesting with a small amount of Clearfell work throughout Inverness Ross and Skye.

We require contractors who can demonstrate the experience, technical ability, qualitative outputs and reliability.

The current area extends from Nairn in the east to Fort Augustus in the west and goes as far south as Laggan but some work might occur outside this area.

Coupes for the first year and further requirements will be detailed on the tender documents

The estimated total value of the contract is £1800000

The estimated contract volume is 120000mobs

The anticipated contract start date will be 1st April 2015 to be completed by 31st March 2019

For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Martin Macpherson 07776225315 (martin.macpherson@forestry.gsi.gov.uk ) no later than 5st December 2014

To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact invernessrossskye@forestry.gsi.gov.uk   or the admin team on 01463791575  no later than12:00  5TH December 2014

Tender documents will be sent out to all bidders who have expressed an interest after the 5th December 2014.

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