Main Contractor Tender

Penzance Heliport Limited invites tenders in relation to the following opportunity

Contract Name Main Contractor Tender
Contract Reference Number PZE 6b CT
Description of the Requirements

Construction of a heliport at Jelbert Way, Penzance, Cornwall

The works required include:

  • Terminal building
  • Hangar
  • Emergency vehicle garage
  • Helicopter landing pad and apron
  • Operational equipment and apparatus
  • Fuel storage facility
  • Car park for 269 staff and customers
  • 5 drop off spaces
  • Landscaping
  • Surface water drainage
  • Utility connections
  • Pipelaying
  • Acoustic mitigation

Full details of the requirements can be found in the Invitation to Tender and its accompanying documents attached to this webpage.

Requirements for Bidding

Contractors are required to follow the instructions set out in the Invitation to Tender document included on this page.

In doing so, bidders shall ensure that their submission meets all of the requirements set out in that document in regards to the responses to the Selection Phase (Part 4) and Award Phase criteria (Part 5), ensure they are compliant with any rules relating to formatting, numbers of copies, submitting bids and ensure that they are compliant with any rules relating to the fair conduct of the procurement process.

Note – Email Submissions are not allowed

How the successful candidate will be chosen

The successful candidate will be one that provides a compliant response in the Selection Phase and be the candidate that has the achieved the highest overall score in relation to their Award Phase criteria (the most economically advantageous tender).

Further details of the Selection Phase and Award Phase requirements are included in the Invitation to Tender Document at Parts 4 and 5 respectively.

Response Deadline

Tenders must be received by to 16:00 on the 11 December 2018

Any tenders not received at the designated point in the Invitation to Tender by this deadline may be rejected

To tender for this opportunity please click below to download the tender pack (Warning: this file is 95mb)

Please also view the Clarifications log for amendments and updates.

The project is receiving up to £1,866,018 of funding from the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020.  The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (and in London the intermediate body Greater London Authority) is the Managing Authority for European Regional Development Fund.

Established by the European Union, the European Regional Development Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation, businesses, create jobs and local community regenerations.  For more information visit