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14th November 2022

Tender opportunity: NEPO225 Traffic Management

NEPO has issued an Invitation to Tender (ITT) for a new solution covering the supply and delivery of road traffic management services and associated equipment.

This marks the first competitive opportunity advertised on Open since its launch on 17th October 2022.

NEPO225 Traffic Management includes, but is not limited to the following:

  • Set up, maintain and remove traffic management as specified by each order, including provision of all signage and all associated equipment
  • Temporary traffic signals
  • Temporary lane closures
  • Planned road closures
  • Temporary road closure with fully signed diversionary route
  • Mobile lane closures
  • Provide 24hr emergency call out
  • Manufacture and supply of temporary works information boards
  • Traffic Management Events

The framework agreement is split into seven regional Lots as listed below:

  • Lot 1 - Traffic Management - Durham
  • Lot 2 - Traffic Management - Tyne and Wear
  • Lot 3 - Traffic Management - Tees Valley
  • Lot 4 - Event Traffic Management – Durham
  • Lot 5 – Event Traffic Management – Tyne and Wear
  • Lot 6 – Event Traffic Management – Tees Valley
  • Lot 7 - Newcastle Planned Major Road Closures

Interested suppliers are able to tender for one or more, or all Lots. It is anticipated that up to five suppliers will be awarded a place on Lots 1-6 and three suppliers awarded on Lot 7.

The closing date for tenders is Noon Wednesday 4th January 2023.

It is anticipated that the new solution will be in place by June 2023 and will be available for use by public sector organisations across the North East.

Visit Open to find out more and express an interest.

Have you registered on Open? NEPO and the twelve North East local authorities have launched Open the new e-procurement platform. Open will gradually replace the NEPO Portal as the place to find and compete for tendering opportunities. Register an account to receive notifications relevant to this opportunity. Registration is free of charge and will ensure you are bid-ready.