Future opportunity

Scape Civil Engineering Framework - Scotland

  • Scape Procure Scotland Ltd

F01: Prior information notice (prior information only)

Notice reference: 2021/S 000-031045

Published 14 December 2021, 9:35am

Section one: Contracting authority

one.1) Name and addresses

Scape Procure Scotland Ltd

65 Haymarket Terrace, Citypoint


EH12 5HD


Nick Taylor




+44 1159583200


United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKM - Scotland

National registration number


Internet address(es)

Main address


Buyer's address


one.2) Information about joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

one.3) Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the above-mentioned address

one.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

one.5) Main activity

Other activity

Scape Scotland is a public sector owned, built environment specialist supplier of framework solutions.

Section two: Object

two.1) Scope of the procurement

two.1.1) Title

Scape Civil Engineering Framework - Scotland

Reference number


two.1.2) Main CPV code

  • 45000000 - Construction work

two.1.3) Type of contract


two.1.4) Short description

This notice is not an invitation for formal expressions of interest. The purpose of this PIN is to commence the pre-procurement market engagement phase through market awareness events, before the start of a formal procurement process, for which a separate contract notice will be issued.

At the market awareness sessions Scape Scotland will inform the market about their upcoming procurement and provide an opportunity to consult with and receive feedback from potential suppliers. In the formal procurement process to follow, applications will be invited from suitably experienced suppliers of Civil Engineering and Infrastructure works and services who can provide high quality services using a customer focused approach.

two.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: £750,000,000

two.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

two.2) Description

two.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

  • 45100000 - Site preparation work
  • 45120000 - Test drilling and boring work
  • 45200000 - Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work
  • 45210000 - Building construction work
  • 45220000 - Engineering works and construction works
  • 45230000 - Construction work for pipelines, communication and power lines, for highways, roads, airfields and railways; flatwork
  • 45240000 - Construction work for water projects
  • 45250000 - Construction works for plants, mining and manufacturing and for buildings relating to the oil and gas industry
  • 45260000 - Roof works and other special trade construction works
  • 45300000 - Building installation work
  • 45310000 - Electrical installation work
  • 45320000 - Insulation work
  • 45330000 - Plumbing and sanitary works
  • 45340000 - Fencing, railing and safety equipment installation work
  • 45350000 - Mechanical installations
  • 71000000 - Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services
  • 71200000 - Architectural and related services
  • 71300000 - Engineering services
  • 71400000 - Urban planning and landscape architectural services
  • 71500000 - Construction-related services
  • 71600000 - Technical testing, analysis and consultancy services
  • 71700000 - Monitoring and control services
  • 71800000 - Consulting services for water-supply and waste consultancy
  • 71900000 - Laboratory services
  • 45314000 - Installation of telecommunications equipment
  • 45234100 - Railway construction works

two.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS codes
  • UKM - Scotland

two.2.4) Description of the procurement

The works will comprise all types of Civil Engineering and Infrastructure works and associated services and may include design and other services as required to design, develop and realise the works. The specific works and services that may be procured under the Framework cannot be clearly defined at this stage, however the nature and types of works that may be required may include those services identified by Common Procurement Vocabulary (CPV) codes on or in connection with any land or property and related asset owned, rented, leased or developed by any of the public sector bodies eligible to use the Framework, or on property or related assets in which any of the public sector bodies may have an interest at the time or prospectively and may include projects in the following sectors amongst others:— education, housing, blue light, health, offices, transport, military, industrial and commercial buildings and other public sector operational buildings and establishments.

two.2.14) Additional information

The market awareness sessions will be undertaken via webinars and interested parties must register their interest prior to the events. For further information and to register your interest in attending a session, please do so by visiting: https://www.scape-scotland.co.uk/live-procurement

The market awareness session will be held on Monday 17th January 2022.

two.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice

14 February 2022

Section four. Procedure

four.1) Description

four.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section six. Complementary information

six.3) Additional information

The CPV codes stated are deemed to include, for the avoidance of doubt and unless otherwise stated, the category and subcategory codes below the CPV codes stated, i.e. 45 000 000, 'Construction Work' is deemed to include 45 200 000, 'Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work' and 45 233 100 'Construction work for Highways, roads' etc.

This framework will be available for use by public sector bodies (and their statutory successors) cited by name in Schedule 1 to the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and additionally listed online at: https://www.scape-scotland.co.uk/site-information/framework-usage-eligibility

(SC Ref:675593)