Report of the Director of the Built Environment.
Members considered a Gateway 4 Issue report of the Director of the Built Environment regarding West Smithfield and Charterhouse Street (Thameslink) Bridges Remedial Works. In response to a question, the Director of the Built Environment confirmed that the City’s works were insured.
RESOLVED, that Members
· agree proposals to include additional waterproofing and re-surfacing of Charterhouse Street Bridge over Railtrack Sidings (Structure No. 33/23) as per the plan in Appendix 2, which is an increase in the scope of similar work.
· agree a project budget increase of £160,000 for the increase in scope to a total of £844,000. The increase of £160,00 is to be funded from the Additional Capital Funds for City Fund Properties Programme.
· Approve a Cost Risk Provision of £70,000 over and above the £160,000 (to be drawn down via delegation to Chief Officer).