Decision details

Procurement of Contractor Somerleyton Road for Blocks A and B

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council (Investment and Partnerships)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Somerleyton Road is a mixed use regeneration project in Brixton. Part of the development is the Oval House theatre in Block B and the refurbishment of the existing Carlton Mansions, Block A.


1.     To award Galliford Try the design and pre-construction contract using the Southern Construction Framework (SCF) Pre-Construction Services Agreement (PCSA), for Somerleyton Road Phase 1 from September 2017 to June 2018 at a cost of £1,089,340.56 and to transfer the funds into the Capital Investment Programme to meet the costs of the PCSA.

2.    To note, following recommendation 3 of the Cabinet report of July 2015, that a review of the viability of phase 1 of the Somerleyton Road project has been carried out, which demonstrated legal, commercial and financial viability such that this stage of the procurement process can be progressed.


Publication date: 05/09/2017

Date of decision: 13/09/2017

Effective from: 21/09/2017

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