Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 15 June 2022

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 15 June 2022

  • Tender Closing Date: 23 June 2022

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: No

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Works



Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) have been awarded HS2 main works civils contracts for the Area North project in the West Midlands.

We are looking to engage with the Haulage (Aggregates) supply chain whom can undertake the movement of Aggregates via road to sublots. A brief outline is below:

It is anticipated that the current movements / requirements of Aggregates will increase by 60% in 2022 requiring a significant increase in the number of tipper vehicles required.

We need to ensure the following objectives are implemented and embedded into the project:

1. Organisational compliance

2. Driver compliance requirements

3. Vehicle compliance requirements

4. Vehicle Management System

Contract Period Oct 2022 - Oct 2026 *Estimate.

Contract Framework (NEC3 PSC) No. suppliers 3-5 *Estimate and subject to final negotiations and business needs.

Full details and specifications will be provided to the successfully shortlisted suppliers. Suppliers should be aware of the scale of this project and should assess their internal capabilities to be able to carry out the intended scope of works, prior to completing this expression of interest (EOI).

Please see the attached suppliers brief document for further information.

When selecting a supplier BBV look for alignment of values, behaviours and cultures, between ourselves and our supply chain. BBV and HS2 have aligned their values to the following:

* Integrity

* Leadership

* Respect

* Safety

In order to achieve a successful project outcome we have published a manifesto of our guiding principles, which include:

* Making HS2 affordable

* Delivering on promises

* We build with people in mind

* Delivering more than a railway

* Achieving more together

* Creative and challenging

Successfully shortlisted supplier's will be those with verifiable experience, and the appropriate capacity ,resources and technical ability to deliver the scope of works. Supplier's may then be invited to the project, to formally demonstrate their experience and capabilities. As an alternative phone/webinar interviews may be conducted.

On selection, shortlisted supplier's will be issued with a formal pre-qualification and/or Invitation to Tender (ITT) to demonstrate their ability to work with these values and behaviours in mind, whilst proving their demonstration of capabilities and competence.

BBV is a joint venture between Balfour Beatty Group and VINCI Group. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical Infrastructure and Highways Projects, such as the channel tunnel, Crossrail, M4/M5/M6 Smart Motorway projects and HS2 main works civil contract for the north.

More about BBV:

* VINCI is the largest contractor in the world

* Balfour Beatty is the largest contractor in the UK

* BBV have been working together for the past 30 years, their first project being the channel tunnel.

For more information please visit our website

About the Buyer

Contact name: Matt Munn

Address: BBV HS2 Offices, 11 Brindley place
B1 2LP

Telephone: 07530492643

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: £40,000,000 - £50,000,000