Issue details

Approval for contract to be awarded to Skanska to deliver detailed design and full business case for Eastern Industries access improvement scheme – KEY/18JAN21/03

The Cabinet Member:


1.   Approved the award of £534k to Skanska (Construction) UK Limited to deliver a full business case and detailed design for Eastern Industries access improvement scheme.


2.   Authorised the Director of Place & Economy to vary the works order value when required subject to;


              i.        available budget being in place;

             ii.        the total sum of each variation not exceeding £100,000,

            iii.        the combined value of any authorised variation(s) do not exceed the total sum of £500,000.


Any variations are to be made in prior consultation with internal audit, finance and legal services.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: East;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/12/2020

Decision due: Not before 12th Mar 2021 by Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Lead member: Councillor Peter Hiller

Lead director: Corporate Director People and Communities

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Lewis Banks, Transport & Environment Manager Lewis Banks, Principal Sustainable Transport Planning Officer, 01733 317465, Email: Email: Tel: 01733 317465.

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders

Consultation will be undertaken with members of the public and relevant to inform the detailed design

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee