Issue details

Award of Contract - Surface Treatments (Surface Dressing & MicroAsphalt)

Cabinet will be asked to award the contract for Surface Treatments for a period of up to 4 years. The value of the contract to combine highways surface dressing, microasphalt and high friction surface treatment programmes of work into one contract is expected to have a value of circa £14m assuming the council operates the contract for the full duration. The award of this contract will enable the council to deliver future capital funded programmes of work and ensure maximum efficiency and best value is secured.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/11/2014

Anticipated restriction: Private  - View reasons

Decision due: 26 Mar 2015 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport,

Lead director: Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services, Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure

Department: Corporate, Customer and Community Services

Contact: Jim Savege, Corporate Director - Environment and Community Services The Courts, Carlisle CA3 8NA Email: Tel: 01228 226340, Dominic Donnini, Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure Email: Tel: 01228 226260.


Officers in both Environment & Community Services and Resources Directorates. Joint report to be agreed between Corporate Director – Environment & Community Services and Corporate Director – Resources.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Communities and Place

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