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Award notice

Network Rail (NR) procured a multi-disciplinary programme of works and ancillary services and supplies relating to the West of Leeds element of the Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU).

The West of Leeds element relates to the upgrade of the route between Leeds and Stalybridge with further interventions between Manchester and Stalybridge. The contract was awarded in April 2017 to an alliance comprising BAM Nuttall, Amey Rail Limited, Amey OWR Limited and Ove Arup and Partners, known as Transpire.

The overall scope of the TRU...

Network Rail (NR) procured a multi-disciplinary programme of works and ancillary services and supplies relating to the West of Leeds element of the Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU).

The West of Leeds element relates to the upgrade of the route between Leeds and Stalybridge with further interventions between Manchester and Stalybridge. The contract was awarded in April 2017 to an alliance comprising BAM Nuttall, Amey Rail Limited, Amey OWR Limited and Ove Arup and Partners, known as Transpire.

The overall scope of the TRU programme requires the following outputs:

— achieving capacity,

— journey time,

— electrification and interchange improvements,

— and enhancing or maintaining the reliability of the railway asset within the Transpennine Rail Corridor.

The TRU programme includes:

(i) electrification of the Transpennine Route from Stalybridge to York/Selby;

(ii) increased capacity between Manchester and York; and

(iii) Journey Time performance improvement between Manchester and York.

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Contract status:

Award notice - awarded

Contract value:

£2B

Contract can renew:

No

Contract type:

Works

Contract sectors:

  • Construction structures and materials; auxiliary products to construction (excepts electric apparatus)
  • Communications equipment
  • Parts of railway or tramway locomotives or rolling stock; railways traffic-control equipment
  • Construction work
  • Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work
  • Construction structures and materials; auxiliary products to construction (excepts electric apparatus)
  • Communications equipment
  • Parts of railway or tramway locomotives or rolling stock; railways traffic-control equipment
  • Construction work
  • Works for complete or part construction and civil engineering work
  • Building construction work
  • Engineering works and construction works
  • Construction work for pipelines, communication and power lines, for highways, roads, airfields and railways; flatwork
  • Engineering design services
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Contract location:

  • East Midlands
  • East Midlands

Contract suitable for SME:

No

Contract suitable for VCO:

No


Contract notice published:

9 November 2018

Contract tender deadline:

-

Contract start:

-

Contract end:

-

Contract duration:

-


Contract value awarded:

£2B

Contract awarded:

3 April 2017

Supplier name City Region Country SME Award value
OVE Arup & Partners Limited London London United Kingdom No £500M *
Bam Nuttall Limited Camberley South East United Kingdom No £500M *
Amey Rail Limited London London United Kingdom No £500M *
Amey OWR Limited London United Kingdom No £500M *

*Estimated potential value to supplier based on mean contract value