How local companies can benefit from Chesterfield Waterside

Local companies are being invited to take part in a virtual ‘Contact the Buyer’ event to find out how to tender for work connected to Chesterfield Waterside.

The event comes amidst construction starting on the seven-storey office building – No. 1 Waterside Place in the Basin Square neighborhood.

There are a number of opportunities for local companies to benefit from construction of circa 35,000ft² of Grade A office accommodation.

Expressions of interest must be received no later than 2 November 2020.

Britcon (UK) Ltd, a leading Civil Engineering, Building and Steel Frame Solutions company, has been appointed as the main contractor to construct the office building.

To bring forward construction, Chesterfield Borough Council secured a forward funding agreement with the developer, Chesterfield Waterside Ltd As part of the contract with Chesterfield Borough Council, Britcon will utilise local labour and local contractors across the whole build process.

Britcon is now working with Chesterfield Borough Council to encourage local companies to ‘contact the buyer’ to find out about a range of sub-contractor packages available during the project.

Britcon would now like to speak to local companies to form part of their supply chain on this project. Opportunities for work at Chesterfield Waterside include:

- Precast stairs

- Blinds

- Brickwork

- Wall tiling

- Concrete floor slab

- Metalwork

- Single ply roof

- Flooring/ Floor Coverings

- Screeding

- Partitions

- Suspended ceiling

- Intumescent paint

- Metsec SFS

- Landscaping

- Mansafe

- Decorating

- Road marking

- Roller shutter & Steel door

- Scaffold/ Edge protection

- CCTV/ jetting

- Glazed partitions

- Steps/ Handrails

- External zinc cladding at 6th floor

Local companies are invited to get in touch to express an intertest in any of the opportunities listed with Britcon by emailing Emily Williams with CBC – Waterside Office Accommodation as the subject line of the email.

Please ensure you send your expression of interest by Monday 2 November and include the following details:

- Business Name:

- Trade(s):

- Address:

- Contact Information (Phone / Email)

To find out more about the Contact the Buyer event please contact Emily Williams on (01246) 959717 or email emily.williams@chesterfield.gov.uk.