GB-Edinburgh: Cava Lighthouse Refurbishment

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1. Title: GB-Edinburgh: Cava Lighthouse Refurbishment
2. Awarding Authority:
Northern Lighthouse Board
84 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3DA, United Kingdom
Tel. 0131 473 3131, Email:, URL:
Contact: Steven Carvel, Attn: Steven Carvel
3. Contract Type: Works
Sub Type: Execution

4. Description: Repair and maintenance services. Cava Lighthouse is a minor light situated at the north end of the low-lying, uninhabited island of Cava in Scapa Flow, Orkney Islands. Access is by boat, landing on the stony beach adjacent to the lighthouse.

The lighthouse tower is a round GRP and aluminium structure mounted on a concrete base. The structure is approximately 8 metres high to the top of the dome, with an aluminium balcony, GRP murette, Lexan glazing and GRP dome. Access to the balcony and lightroom is by external fixed hooped ladder.

The works will involve the general refurbishment of the existing structures and replacement of the electrical supply and control systems, and optic. NLB will supply the optic and electrical items detailed in the Bill of Quantities.
5. CPV Codes:
50000000 - Repair and maintenance services.

6. NUTS Codes :

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: SCOTLAND,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: ENPR/LCAV/2168
9. Awarded to:

R S Merriman
National ID: SC142597, Garson Way, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3EF, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1856 850105, Email:, URL:
Attn: Anthony Merriman
Value Cost: 59,923.42
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 24/06/2022
11. Number of Tenders Received: 3
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 11/07/2022
Period of Work End date: 26/08/2022