13th September 2019
New framework in Birmingham for the support of HS2 worth a total £150 million opening soon. A prior information notice has been released.
Hs2 are looking for the provision of construction work for pipelines, communication and power lines, for highways, roads, airfields and railways. Successful parties will be asked to:
HS2 Ltd currently proposes splitting telecommunications systems into two distinct contracts. Some sub-systems have relatively well-defined communications requirements; others are dependent on the future technology choices, as well as more complex contracting solutions.
The proposed scope of each contract is as follows:
Physical Security – HS2 Ltd is also considering the potential scope extension of the HS2 Operational Telecommunications contract to include physical security elements.
These may be offered separately or in combination, and would include:
HS2 Third Party Telecommunications – Third Party managed assets under a Design, Build, Maintain and Operate procurement model. This would incorporate the potential for commercial exploitation alongside agreement from HS2 Ltd to utilise certain HS2 assets to provide external telecommunication services. This contract includes:
The estimated date of publication for this contract is 06 October 2020. However, a Pre-Procurement market engagement questionnaire is being initiated with a deadline for interested parties to register by 30 September.
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