Decision details

Michael Faraday Avenue, Kingsway Business Park – appointment of contractor to construct a section of road

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Decisions:

Consideration was given to a report of the Cabinet Member for Economy and Communications / Director of Economy which

 

Alternatives considered

To not proceed with the scheme.

 

RESOLVED

1.    That approval be given to the Framework Procurement route for the appointment of a main contractor to undertake the construction of the missing section of Michael Faraday Avenue at Kingsway Business Park.

2.    That delegated authority be given to Director of Economy, in consultation with the Director of Resources and the Portfolio Holder for Economy and Communications, to enter into a contract for the construction of the Michael Faraday road link with Eric Wright Construction Ltd subject to there being no outstanding legal or procurement matters which prevent this taking place.

3.    That approval be given to the principle of using any residual grant funding to construct an additional access road into a development plot within Kingsway Business Park.

4.    That delegated authority be given to the Director of Economy, in consultation with the Director of Resources and the Portfolio Holder for Economy and Communications, to enter into a contract for the construction of the additional access road with Eric Wright Construction Ltd, subject to there being no outstanding matters which prevent this taking place.

 

Reason for resolution

To enable delivery of the missing section of Michael Faraday Avenue at Kingsway Business Park within the grant funding deadline set by the external funder.

Report author: Richard Duddell

Publication date: 29/07/2021

Date of decision: 27/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 27/07/2021 - Cabinet

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