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New contractor led design team sought for new BRE Scotland office

Source: http://www.scottishconstructionnow.com/

Clyde Gateway and BRE are launching a design competition, through a competitive PQQ and ITT process, to procure a contractor led design team to build the new flagship office for BRE Scotland.BRE Scotland is an independent, research-based, testing and training consultancy which offers expertise on the built environment and related industries across the UK and internationally.The successful contractor will deliver a new office pavilion, which will become the Scottish headquarters for BRE at the heart of Clyde Gateway’s Shawfield National Business District.The site at Clyde Gateway is set to become Scotland’s largest business site, delivering quality business and office space. BRE Scotland’s new accommodation will be the gateway building for the Shawfield National Business District, setting exemplar standards for design and construction.Once completed, the sustainable office will be an innovative demonstrator office building providing 6,000sqft of accommodation with a target of BREEAM Outstanding.The tender has been published through the Public Contracts Scotland (PCS) portal. The deadline for returns to the PCS portal together with all supporting information is required by the deadline of 18th April 2016 at 12 noon.