£500m Managed Services Framework with Kent County Council

Sector – Information Technology Published date – Thursday 22nd July 2021 Deadline date – Friday 27th August 2021 Framework Length – 4 years Buyer Overview KCS Professional Services is a trading unit of Commercial Services a Procurement Buying Organisation (PBO) wholly owned business unit of Kent County Council and provides a range of national, Public Contract Regulations 2015 compliant Framework

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£400m Construction Works Framework for Yorkshire & Humberside

Published date – Monday 19th July 2021 Closing date – Friday 17th September 2021 Framework start date – February 2022 Framework end date – February 2026 Buyer Overview Leeds City Council & East Riding of Yorkshire Council wish to enter into Framework Agreements and intends to appoint a number of Framework Suppliers that can provide the construction works and new

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£1bn New Build Housing Framework Bidding Opportunity

Estimated value of Framework – £1 billion Published Date – Monday 19th July 2021 1st Stage Closing Date – Friday 3rd September 2021 2nd Stage Commencing – Wednesday 15th December 2021 2nd Stage Deadline Date – Wednesday 16th February 2022 Buyer Overview LHC is a central purchasing body providing procurement services in England, Scotland (on behalf of the Scottish Procurement

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£80m Digital Partner Opportunity with the University of Nottingham

Estimated value of Framework – £80m Published date – Friday 16th July 2021 1st Stage Closing Date – Monday 16th August 2021 at 10am 2nd Stage Commencing Date – Monday 23rd August 2021 2nd Stage Closing Date – Monday 27th September 2021 Framework Length – 4 years The University of Nottingham will request tenders from sufficiently experienced and qualified suppliers

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£80m South West Wales Framework

Industry – Construction Location of Framework – Pembrokeshire, Wales Estimated value of Framework – £80m Published date – 12 July 2021 Closing date – 20 August 2021 Framework Length – 2 years + 2 years Pembrokeshire County Council is committed to improving its Housing Stock as detailed in the Welsh Housing Quality Standard set out by the Welsh Government and

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£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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Procurement – How to Help Bidders deliver best value to you

Bidding to win business can feel like a test of nerves at the best of times, but sometimes the format of the tender documents makes the job harder. It then becomes even more of a challenge for bidding organisations to give procurement teams the best view of their proposal, capabilities, and experiencer and deliver best value. At times this happens

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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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Resilient AM Bid on course for record £1 million turnover

AM Bid, Scotland’s largest bid and tender specialist, is on course to report a £1 million turnover for the first time after rebounding strongly from the effects of the national lockdown. Like many businesses, the company faced some challenging times last year, particularly in spring 2020 following the pandemic outbreak and its impact on the global economy. A restructure into

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