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Officer Decisions

Chief Officer for Highways, Infrastructure Development and Waste - Meg Booth

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

Decision to appoint to the CPF2034-21 South West Collaborative De-Icing Salt Framework 2021-2025, and award contracts for the supply of De-icing salt requirements for the 2021 – 2022 winter spreading season following an Open tender process with a call for competition being placed on Find a Tender Service (FTS) .

Decision Taken:

To appoint to the CPF2034-21 South West Collaborative De-Icing Salt Framework 2021-2025, and award contracts for the supply of De-icing salt requirements for the 2021 – 2022 winter spreading season. (Subject to due diligence) to the below organisations for the provision of the above contract.

The Framework will commence on 1st July 2021 for a period of 48 Months.

Organisation Name and Address:

Lot 1 Bulk De-icing Salt

Admitted to the Framework Agreement:

Compass Minerals UK Ltd
Astbury House,
Bradford Road,
Winsford,
Cheshire
CW7 2PA

NGS Gritting Services Ltd
Rushington Business Park
Chapel Lane
Southampton
SO40 9AH

Salt Sales Co
10 Fort Rd
Carrickfergus
County Antrim
BT38 9BT

Awarded contract to supply requirements for the 2021 – 2022 winter spreading season:

Salt Sales Co
10 Fort Rd
Carrickfergus
County Antrim
BT38 9BT

Lot 2 Bulk Coated De-icing Salt

Admitted to the Framework Agreement:

Compass Minerals UK Ltd
Astbury House,
Bradford Road,
Winsford,
Cheshire
CW7 2PA

Awarded contract to supply requirements for the 2021 – 2022 winter spreading season:

Compass Minerals UK
Astbury House,
Bradford Road,
Winsford,
Cheshire
CW7 2PA

Lot 3 Bulk Brining Salt for Use in Saturators

Admitted to the Framework Agreement:

NGS Gritting Services Ltd
Rushington Business Park
Chapel Lane
Southampton
SO40 9AH

Peacock Salt
North Harbour
Ayr
KA8 8AE

Awarded contract to supply requirements for the 2021 – 2022 winter spreading season:

NGS Gritting Services Ltd
Rushington Business Park
Chapel Lane
Southampton
SO40 9AH

Lot 4 25kg Bags in 1 Tonne Packs and 1 Tonne Dumpy Bags of De-icing Salt

Admitted to the Framework Agreement:

NGS Gritting Services Ltd
Rushington Business Park
Chapel Lane
Southampton
SO40 9AH

Peacock Salt
North Harbour
Ayr
KA8 8AE

Awarded contract to supply requirements for the 2021 – 2022 winter spreading season:

NGS Gritting Services Ltd
Rushington Business Park
Chapel Lane
Southampton
SO40 9AH

Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

The decision has been taken on the basis of suppliers achieving the highest overall score within a best value tender (optimum combination of whole-life costs and quality) in line with the European Procurement Directives award procedure of Most Economically Advantageous Tender (MEAT).

Summary of Alternatives or Options considered and rejected:

A competitive process was undertaken from which 4 bids were received these were considered as part of the formal evaluation process.

Details of any conflict of interest and dispensation granted to the Officer taking the decision or by any Member of the Council in delegating responsibility for any specific express delegation:

N/A

Contact for enquiries/further information:
Name: Alan Palmer Position: Procurement Category Manager Email: alan.palmer@devon.gov.uk Tel: 01392 383000
Decision Date:
1 June 2021

A copy of this decision and any supporting documentation considered by the Officer taking this decision may also be made available or inspection by the public at the Council’s Offices or posted upon payment of any copying and postage charges. Any member of the public wishing to take up either of these options is asked to please ring 01392 382888 or email: members.services@devon.gov.uk


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