Issue details

Approval for contract to be awarded to Skanska to outline business case and preliminary design for A16 Norwood improvement scheme - KEY/10MAY21/01

The Cabinet Member:


1.         Approved the award of £630k to Skanska (Construction) UK Limited to deliver an outline business case and preliminary design for A16 Norwood improvement scheme.


2.         Authorised the Executive 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: Eye, Thorney and Newborough; Gunthorpe;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/04/2021

Decision due: Not before 11th May 2021 by Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Lewis Banks, Transport & Environment Manager Lewis Banks, Transport & Environment Manager, Tel: 01733 317465, Email: Tel: 01733 317465.

Consultation process

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