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4G Term Contract for the Scottish Trunk Road Network: FOI release

Published: 18 Jan 2019
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Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
18 Jan 2019
4G Term Contract for the Scottish Trunk Road Network: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/03771  
Date received: 20 December 2018 
Date responded: 11 January 2019
 
Information requested
 
I'm emailing from Tussell, a data provider on public contracts, with a request for some detail on a previous award. The award is question is titled '4G Term Contract for Management and Maintenance of the Scottish Trunk Road Network - South East Unit'. Here is the hyperlink: 

https://ted.europa.eu/udl?uri=TED:NOTICE:230101-2014:TEXT:EN:HTML

Please could I have the information for the following points:

When did the contract start?

When did the contract end?

The Award value.

Whether or not there was a contract that replaced this one when it finished.

Also please could you tell me if the contract was a direct predecessor to this one: https://ted.europa.eu/udl?uri=TED:NOTICE:369504-2018:TEXT:EN:HTML

Response
 

In relation to your request, please find our response below. 

When did the contract start?

The 4th Generation Term Contract for Management and Maintenance of the Scottish Trunk Road Network – South East Unit commenced service on 16 August 2014. 

When did the contract end? 

The end of service date for this contract is 15 August 2020.

The Award value?

The award value for this contract was £92,758,489

Whether or not there was a contract that replaced this one when it finished? 

We are currently procuring the replacement contract. The commencement of service date for this replacement contract will be 16 August 2020.

Also please could you tell me if the contract was a direct predecessor to this one: 

https://ted.europa.eu/udl?uri=TED:NOTICE:369504-2018:TEXT:EN:HTML

The link provided takes you to the Prior Information Notice for the same contract (4th Generation Term Contract for Management and Maintenance of the Scottish Trunk Road Network – South East Unit). This notice provided prior notification of the upcoming procurement opportunity for the 4th Generation Term Contract for Management and Maintenance of the Scottish Trunk Road Network – South East Unit.

 

Reasons for not providing information
 
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