{meta} Decision - Salford Bolton Network Improvements (SBNI) - Delivery Package 4 (DP4)

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision


I, Paul Dennett, City Mayor, in exercise of its powers contained within the Council constitution, do herby:


·       Approve the award of Salford Bolton Network Improvement Delivery Package 4 (DP4) construction contract to Eurovia Infrastructure Ltd with a contract value of £2,748,253.38.


·       Approve the diversion requests in relation to the DP4 works with BT (£75,098.48) and Electricity North West Ltd (£34,858.40) which totals to a value of £109,956.88


·       Approve the issue of any task orders / instructions required to implement the contract utilising the Bolton Council Framework.

Options considered and rejected were not to award the contract.

Assessment of Risk: The risk to the Council is assessed as low.

The source of funding is Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA).

Legal Advice obtained: Tony Hatton Tel 0161 219 6323

Financial Advice obtained: Natalie Birchall Ext 2316

Procurement Advice obtained from Jennifer Hilton Ext 6241

The following documents have been used to assist the decision process:

·        Report to the City Mayor’s Regeneration Briefing – 13July 2015

·        Urban Vision – Regeneration Panel Presentation – July 2016

·        Report to Lead Member for Planning & Sustainable Development – 9th May 2017

Contact Officers: Opu Anwar Tel No: Ext 4880 / Simon Cook Tel No: 07927563462

*         This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member

*         The appropriate scrutiny committee to call-in the decision is the      Growth and Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.


Signed:    PAUL DENNETT          Dated:  10 JULY 2019                                                

                     City Mayor



*         This decision was published on 10 July 2019.


*         This decision will come in force at 4.00 p.m. on 17 July 2019 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.


Publication date: 10/07/2019

Date of decision: 10/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 10/07/2019 - Procurement Board

Effective from: 18/07/2019

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