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UK-LONDON: Demolition, site preparation and clearance work.

Preliminary Questions
This notice is for prior information only: Yes
This notice aims at reducing time-limits for receipt of tenders: No
This notice is a call for competition: No

Section I: Contracting Authority

I.1) Name and addresses:
Trinity House
Tel. +44 1255245112, Email:
Contact: Procurement Department
Main Address:, Address of the buyer profile:
Specifications and additional documents: As Above
I.2) Joint procurement:
The contract involves joint procurement: No.
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No .

I.3) Communication
Further information can be obtained from: the above mentioned address
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at:

I.4) Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5) Main activity:
Other activity: General Lighthouse Authority

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement - 1
II.1.1) Title: Offshore Decommissioning and Removal of Royal Sovereign Lighthouse
Reference number: T0389
II.1.2) Common Procurement Vocabulary:
45111000 - Demolition, site preparation and clearance work.
II.1.3) Type of contract: WORKS
II.1.4) Short description:
Trinity House has an offshore structure called Royal Sovereign Lighthouse which is coming to the end of its serviceable life. The Royal Sovereign Lighthouse is located in the English Channel, approximately 7nM due east of Beachy Head on the U.K. south coast.
In 2019, a Prior Information Notice (PIN) was published to notify the market of the future tender opportunity for the decommissioning, removal and disposal of the Royal Sovereign Lighthouse. The publication of this PIN is to advertise further market engagement activities.
Trinity House have now prepared a questionnaire that can be completed by organisations interested in tendering. The aim of this questionnaire is to provide additional information to interested contractors and to receive information from the marketplace that will assist Trinity House with the planning and development of the Tender process. This questionnaire is available online and the feedback received will help with preparing the restricted tender process.
II.1.5) Estimated total value:
Value excluding VAT (give figures only) : 6,000,000 - GBP
II.1.6) Information about lots:
This contract is divided into lots: No
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: Not Provided
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots: Not Provided

II.2) Lot Description
II.2.3) Place of performance:
Region Codes:
UKJ21 - Brighton and Hove
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
The technical solution sought from this procurement will be the safe, compliant to applicable laws and other relevant regulations, decommissioning, removal and disposal of elements of the Royal Sovereign Lighthouse currently deemed to be structurally at risk. We consider these to be the upper platform (topsides) and the tubular column. The base is to remain on the seabed for the foreseeable future. There will likely be, a 2-3 year performance window to complete the works.
The Scope of Procurement is to appoint an experienced, cost-effective contractor to deliver the technical solution, including provision of all required resources and the disposal of all generated waste in compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
Full detail of the requirements and performance criteria will be released with the Invitation to Tender (ITT) which will be in the form of a restricted tender process. Tendering organisations must pre-qualify and reach the shortlist requirements to view the ITT.
II.2.14) Additional information
Background information will be provided at both market engagement and pre-qualification stage.
The estimated value is between 3,500,000 and 8,500,000. The estimated total value published on this notice indicates the expected region of tenders.
Responses to the Market Engagement Questionnaire launched along this Notice should be received by 4th March 2021 to

II.3) Estimated Date of publication

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description
IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA )
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) - YES

Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.3) Additional Information:
For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:
GO-202124-PRO-17742352 TKR-202124-PRO-17742351

VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 04/02/2021

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