Decision details

Approval of the expenditure of up to £48,850 from the Capital maintenance Schools’ Budget for roofing works to Riverside Primary School.

Decision Maker: Assistant Director Education, Development and Skills

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Award Balfour Beatty LP the contract to complete urgent roofing works and provide full scheme scope of works to Riverside Primary School up to the value of £44,850 to include a contingency value of up to £4,970 from the contingency budget allocation.

To authorise Balfour Beatty LP to appoint D&T Engineering to carry out this work to repair areas requiring urgent attention and to inform the scope and specification for tendering for the full scheme of works. Given the historic issues and previous successful repairs, Herefordshire Council Building Surveyor has requested a single source submission as this is ongoing work from previous years. The work will be closely monitored by the Herefordshire Council Building Surveyor.

To authorise the expenditure of up to the value of £4,000 from the professional fees allocation as set out in the Cabinet Decision.

Responsibility for managing and monitoring the project to be carried out by the Capital Project Manager, within the spend budget.

Contact: Ceri Morgan, Assistant Director Education Development and Skills Email:

Publication date: 10/11/2020

Date of decision: 09/11/2020

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