Tender Opportunity - Stevedore & Rope Handling Services

Liverpool City Council

Commercial Procurement Unit


Contract Number: DN367932

Contract Name: Stevedore & Rope Handling Services

Tenders are invited from suitably qualified companies to provide stevedore and rope handling services to Liverpool City Council’s Cruise Terminal to support terminal operations immediately before, during and immediately after the visit of a range of vessels including, but not limited to, cruise ships, navy ships, working vessels and off-shore wind farm vessels.

There are 2 types of cruise operations, transit and turnaround, each requiring different numbers of skilled personnel.


Transit operations will require manpower to:

  • Moor and slip a vessel
  • Small amounts of storing and garbage off-load on occasion.


Turnaround operations will require manpower to:

  • Moor and slip a vessel
  • Carry out a full storing of the ship
  • Off-load of garbage
  • Unload and on-load of passenger baggage
  • Baggage handlers / porters to assist passenger with their baggage.

The Contracts will be for a period of 3 Years with 2 Options to Extend the Contract by a Further 1 Year.

Please download the full Application and supporting documents from Procontract. 

Your company will need to register on Procontract (Due North) to be able to receive the opportunity. The documents will only be available on Procontract (available via the Due North site). Once you have registered you will need to go to the “my opportunities” section on the home page of Procontract and follow the instructions as a supplier to enable you to return your submission.

To register your organisation on Procontract click on the following link https://procontract.due-north.com/register, go to suppliers’ area and click on “register free”.

Closing date for submissions: 10:00am 2nd January 2019

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