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Tender for conservation works – Newman Brother Coffin Fitting Works

Posted July 17th, 2012 by Suzanne Carter with 1 Comment

NOTICE TO TENDER – deadline 30th July
Fleet Street, Hockley, Birmingham  

Expressions of interest are invited from suitable qualified contractors for alteration and repair work to this at risk Grade II* Jewellery Quarter factory. Comprehensive repairs are required to all elements of the fabric, including roof repairs, replacement and refurbishment of cast iron windows, and complete replacement of services. The Client is Birmingham Conservation Trust and the project is being funded by Heritage Lottery Fund, English Heritage, ERDF and charitable trusts. The approximate value of the contract is £1.37m.

Contractors expressing an interest will be asked to complete a pre-qualification questionnaire, and following formal assessment of the PQQs, formal tenders will be invited from a shortlist up to 7 contractors.  Contractors will be required to demonstrate they have the necessary craft and management skills to undertake the job and have a willingness to provide and experience of training and community engagement. Contractors must be registered with the Construction Industry Training Board.

Expressions of interest should be received by 30th July.  PQQs will be sent out the following week. Completed PQQs to be submitted by 30th August.  It is anticipated that tender documents will be issued in early October for return by end of November. Work on site will commence in early 2013.

Apply to: Stephen Oliver, Rodney Melville and Partners Architects, 10 Euston Place, Leamington Spa, CV32 4LJ Tel: 01926 881311 Email:

One Response to “Tender for conservation works – Newman Brother Coffin Fitting Works”

  1. Tender, Coffins and Piggybanks.. « Museum Network Warwickshire July 17, 2012

    […] into my in- box (see what I did there!) is a notice to tender for restoration of the NEWMAN BROTHERS COFFIN FITTING WORKS Fleet Street, Hockley, Birmingham , one of the Birmingham Con… projects. Please pass this tender on (closing date 30th July) to any appropriate organisation you […]


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