Greenwich Council

Decision details

Woolwich Creative District architect appointment

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

The Leader, in consultation with the Lead Member, is requested to approve the award of a contract for the Woolwich Creative District architect-led design team to the most economically advantageous tender submitted by Bennetts Associates at a cost of £3,265,000 (Three million, two hundred and sixty-five thousand pounds).

To note that in line with CSO 23 and the Scheme of Delegation this is a Leader decision in consultation with the Lead Member due to the tender being more than 10% greater than the lowest price.

To note the Cabinet report, approved on 23rd March 2017, sets out details of the project.

To note that separate reports will be brought forward in respect of any lettings to the buildings.

 

Decision:

1.         Agreed to the award of a contract for the Woolwich Creative District architect-led design team to the most economically advantageous tender submitted by Bennetts Associates at a cost of £3,265,000 (Three million, two hundred and sixty-five thousand pounds).

 

2.         That it be noted that in line with CSO 23 and the Scheme of Delegation this is a Leader decision in consultation with the Lead Member due to the tender being more than 10% greater than the lowest price.

 

3.         Agreed to treat the information presented at Appendix A & B as exempt under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1972, Schedule 12A on the basis of “Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).”

 

4.         Agreed that the exempt information, presented at Appendix A &B are not subsequently released to the press or public.

 

5.         That the Cabinet report, approved on 23rd March 2017, sets out details of the project, be noted.

Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 21/07/2017

Date of decision: 21/07/2017

Effective from: 28/07/2017

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