Ref LCR CGF Customise Your Wheels Ltd
Expression of Interest closing date 10/11/2022


CNC Lathe

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Diamond cut wheels are a specialist product, costing thousands of pounds, and are standard for high end vehicles and dealerships as part of the vehicle specification at the manufacturing stage. The wheels have to be machine tooled and painted and lacquered, to achieve a diamond cut finish.

Customise Your Wheels Ltd is a company which specialises in alloy wheel refurbishment and repair, and the production of diamond cut wheels. They are an approved supplier to major car manufacturers, including Jaguar/Land Rover, Mercedes Benz and BMW.

The company is looking to undertake a significant investment project at its new site.





CNC Lathe, inclusive of installation, commissioning, 2500 wheel profile database, 12 month or 24 month warranty. Dedicated after sales services with web-based link up facility for software diagnostics and updates.



Deliverable Timescale

We expect the project to commence no later than December 2022, and to be completed by January 2023.




Indicative Budget–  £50,000 to £55,000


Evaluation Criteria

Quotations will be assessed and scored on the following criteria:

Cost 30%

Does supplier offer value for money.

Deliverability Within Specified Timescales 10%

Supplier must demonstrate they can deliver the requirement to timescales above

Meeting Specification Details30%

Supplier must demonstrate all specifications met

Supplier Suitability30%

Supplier must demonstrate they have the capability to deliver the requirement



Scoring Methodology

4 Excellent Proposal meets, and in some places exceeds the required standard
3 Good Proposal meets required standard
2 Acceptable Proposal meets the required standard in most respects, but is lacking or inconsistent in others
1 Poor Proposal falls short of expected standard
0 Unacceptable Completely or significantly fails to meet required standard or does not provide the relevant answer



Deadline and Submission

Proposals for consideration are required by:1700 on 10/11/2023 either electronically or by post to:


Leon Moffat

3 Bridge street





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  • This project is part of the Liverpool City Region High Growth Programme, and is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund. Under current Public Procurement Regulations there is no formal tender procedure, but a detailed written quotation is required


  • Conditions of Quote

Please be aware that due to the relatively low indicative budget for this work (i.e. less than the current OJEU limits) there is no regulatory obligation for us to provide feedback if you are unsuccessful.

We reserve the right to discontinue this quote process at any time and not award a contract.

You will not be entitled to claim from us any costs or expenses which you may incur in preparing and/or submitting your quote at any stage of this exercise.  This applies, whether or not your organisation is successful.