Issue details

Contract award approval for Axis Europe PLC General Building contract

This contract award report recommends the direct award of a contract via the Fusion 21 Reactive Repairs and Empty Buildings Framework, Lot 4 ‘Housing disrepair works’ to Axis Europe PLC.

The direct award approval follows our recently approved procurement strategy report which is intended to support an overarching strategy to improve outcomes from the responsive repairs service – specifically by providing additional general building capacity to support on the delivery of larger scale, structural and capital repairs, voids and disrepair works.

The total contract value is 4.5 Million and the contract length is 3 years, starting from the 01st of July 2023.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/Income - Revenue between £500,000 and £5m and Capital between £1.5m and £5m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/06/2023

Reason for urgency:
We require the contractor to be onsite from the 1st of July 2023. We need a signed contract in order to enable the contractor to progress to this effect. An urgent decision is the only route which supports this.

Report access: Open report with exempt appendix;

Report Type: Cabinet Member Decision;

Decision due: September 2023 by Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Lead director: Strategic Director of the Economy Department

Department: The Economy department

Contact: Nick Marco-Wadey Email: Tel: 07988490264.