Issue details

Authority to Procure a contractor to replace heating systems in 2 high rise housing blocks with the installation of ground source heat pumps

The two high rise housing blocks Westerly Rise and Croft require their existing electric space heating and hot water systems replaced.

This is an opportunity for this project to build on phase 1 works and will involve the removal of electric storage heaters, and the installation of ground source heat pumps (GSHP) with linked installation of a new wet heating system in the flats.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status:

Wards affected: Armley;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/07/2020

Decision due: Not before 26th Aug 2020 by Director of Resources and Housing

Lead director: Director of Resources and Housing

Department: Resources and Housing

Contact: Paul Rounding, Capital Programme Manager 07891 272 386 Email:


Cllr Coupar Executive Member 16th July 2020 and local ward Members 23rd July 2020, Cllr Cunningham, Cllr McKenna and Cllr Smart.