NATIONAL FOREST INVENTORY FIELD DATA COLLECTION AREA S3:
The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders to carry out field data collection work for the National Forest inventory in Bid Area S3. This work will require surveyors to locate and visit 1-ha Sample squares and use bespoke GIS software to map the location of 1-ha Sample Squares, Section them and then assess a number of attributes e.g. tree species, mensuration parameneters and NVC as per the NFI Survey Manual (see http://www.forestry.gov.uk/pdf/NFI-survey-manual.pdf/$FILE/NFI-survey-manual.pdf).
The estimated total value of the contract is £32,000 (subject to funding).
Area S3: approximately 120 sample squares in this Financial Year and approximately 70 in the next Financial year
The anticipated contract start date will be 5th August 2013 to be completed by 31st March 2015
For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Mark Lawrence (email@example.com, 0131 3146141) no later than noon, 8th July 2013.
To express your interest please complete the tender documents and return to Mark Lawrence, Forestry Commission, Silvan House, 231 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, no later than noon 15th July 2013
FOR SALE - NORWAY SPRUCE CHRISTMAS TREES GROWN IN YORKSHIRE FOREST DISTRICT
The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for the purchase of premium quality Norway spruce Christmas trees. All trees are sheared and base pruned and grown in a plantation at Dalby Forest, North Yorkshire with full FSC certification .
10,000 trees are available in total, split into Lots of 500 trees.
Trees to be sold at roadside, netted and palletised on substantial hard standing suitable for articulated wagons.
The intention is for bidders to be notified of the outcome of the tender by 31st July, with contracts signed by 9th August 2013.
The anticipated contract start date will be 4th November 2013 to be completed by 20th December 2013.
There is the potential for agreements to be awarded on a 1 Year + 1 Year + 1 Year basis, with any extensions being based on satisfactory completion of current year.
For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Paul Jenkins on 07801 202837 or email firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 28th June 2013
To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact Yorkshire Forest District Office by telephone: 01751 472 771 or email: email@example.com
no later than 4pm on the 28th June 2013.
Complete and return your submission to the address below no later than 1pm on 19th July 2013:
Yorkshire Forest District Office
DIRECT PRODUCTION CONTINUOUS COVER THINNING HARVESTING NORTH ENGLAND FOREST DISTRICT
The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for the supply of timber harvesting thinning operations in the main block of Kielder Forest. The contract will also include scope for small scale clearfell operations as well as regeneration respacing.
The estimated total value of the contract is £875,000
The estimated contract volume is 50,000m3.
The anticipated contract start date will be 1st August 2013 to be completed by 31st July 2018
For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Max McLaughlan no later than 26th June 2013 at firstname.lastname@example.org
To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact Max McLaughlan no later than 26th June 2013 at email@example.com
THE SUPPLY OF HYDRAULIC HOSES AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS TO THE FORESTRY COMMISSION
INVITATION TO TENDER
The Forestry Commission uses specialist Forestry and Civil Engineering machines in its day to day operations which are serviced and repaired from our various workshops across the country. As a result we have a requirement for the supply of hydraulic hoses and associated fittings to our various workshops across Scotland and England
The estimated total value of the contract is £120,000.00
The anticipated contract start date will be 8th July 2013 to be completed by 7th July 2016 with the possibility of a one years extension
For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Tommy Groat no later than 18th June 2013
Tel: 0131 314 6264
• Download the attached Invitation to Tender no later than14th June 2013 and
• Send us an email to confirm this by 18th June 2013 so we can contact you should there be any relevant questions and answers which arise regarding the tenders; and
• Complete and return your submission to the address below no later than 13.00pm on 21st June 2013.
SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF 1.5M TREE STAKES, TO KIELDER FOREST, NORTHUMBERLAND
The Forestry Commission is inviting tenders for supply and delivery of approximately 47,000 tree stakes in the first year with the option of a further 2 years on a 1+1 basis. Additional stakes may also be sought within this framework for delivery to other parts of North England Forest District.
The estimated total value of the contract (including all extension options) is £75,000
The anticipated contract start date will be week commencing 12th August 2013 with final delivery by 20th December 2013 for supply in the first year. Subsequent years will follow similar time scales.
For further enquiries regarding this contract please contact Ian Green firstname.lastname@example.org (01434 221002) no later than 26th June 2013 1300 hrs.
To express your interest and to request tender documents please contact Ian Green email@example.com no later than 1300hrs 26th June 2013