£500m Construction Dynamic Purchasing System

Industry – Construction Location of contract – England & Wales Estimated value of DPS – £500m Published date – 12 July 2021 Closing date – 16 August 2021 Dynamic Purchasing System start date – 01 September 2021 Dynamic Purchasing System end date – 01 September 2026 Buyer Overview The South East Consortium (SEC) is a consortium of 43 social landlords

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Public Sector Bidding Around the World (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of a write-up based on an October 2020 APMP Bid & Proposal Conference Panel session which was chaired by our Founder, Andrew Morrison. The panel also included: Andrea Preda (Romania), Bruce Morton (USA), Izane Cloete-Hamilton (South Africa), Sampada Abhyankar (India) and Victoria Lankreijer (Australia). What impact has COVID-19 had on you personally, on your work life,

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Public Sector Bidding Around the World (Part 1)

This is Part 1 of a write-up based on an October 2020 APMP Bid & Proposal Conference Panel session which was chaired by our Founder, Andrew Morrison. The panel also included: Andrea Preda (Romania), Bruce Morton (USA), Izane Cloete-Hamilton (South Africa), Sampada Abhyankar (India) and Victoria Lankreijer (Australia). Public sector procurement is estimated as being worth about 10 trillion US

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Digital Transformation – What You Need To Know

What is Digital Transformation? Digital Transformation (DT or DX) focuses on the adoption of digital technology to transform business services, practices and processes, ensuring that they are consistent, sustainable and profitable (and importantly, inspiring places to work!). It is an essential part of your own business development demonstrating innovation, creativity and forward thinking as well as a key element to

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Increasing Construction SME Resilience By Embracing Digital Solutions

These are without doubt challenging times for many SME businesses working in, and supporting, the construction industry. When we look back in years to come, will we also see this as the time that the sector transformed itself – taking a gigantic leap forward in adopting digital solutions? Productivity, business resilience, winning business, profitability, skills shortages, cashflow, workforce engagement and training.

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Getting Ready for the Construction Sector Revolution

The Construction Playbook, Procurement Green Paper and Pagabo’s conversations with industry disruptors about the ‘Future of Construction’ all herald change for the construction industry. Procurement changes are welcomed as an opportunity to reset and to refocus on procurement as being integral to achieving value, social value and innovation, including harnessing the skills of the dynamic SME sector. Procurement professionals ensuring

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£250 Million South East New Build Framework

South East Consortium is procuring a framework for the provision of New Build works to include, but not be restricted to, affordable housing schemes predominately in the South East of England. The contract notice will be published on 20 July. The Prior Information Notice is available at the link below. https://ted.europa.eu/udl?uri=TED:NOTICE:287875-2020:TEXT:EN:HTML The estimated value of the framework is £250 million

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