New public sector contract revealed by Crown Commercial Service

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has launched a new, simplified Public Sector Contract designed to make it easier for suppliers to apply for government business. It said the contract removes duplication from the application process and streamlines procurement for companies that supply to government through Crown Commercial Service (CCS) procurement frameworks. It also predicted the … Continued

Construction firms selected for £2bn framework

Procure North West have announced the construction firms which have been successful in bidding for their Procure North West Framework – which is set to cover a variety of public-sector projects across the North West region. The framework – which will cover Greater Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside and Cumbria – will run until 2022, and … Continued

Crown Commercial Service Framework Nears Completion

More than 80 companies are set to bid for a new Crown Commercial Service (CCS) framework worth £320m. The CCS are set to complete a review of their new Wider Public Sector Legal Services division this summer, with firms bidding to provide commercial legal services to the UK public sector. The CCS deals with procurement … Continued

Hampshire County Council gathers firms for £400m framework

Hampshire County Council are set to gather firms together to set out plans to renew its Intermediate Construction Framework for projects worth up to £4m. The Council, which is on the hunt for six firms, will now be kicking off the search. The work is likely to cover the delivery of schools, blue light and … Continued

Homes England launches new £150m frameworks

Homes England launches the procurement of its new multidisciplinary and technical services frameworks next week. The frameworks will provide access to professional, technical and design services to prepare land for housing development and disposal to the market. They will give Homes England and other public sector bodies an OJEU compliant means to procure technical and … Continued

Birmingham City Council Seeking Contractors For Major Framework

Birmingham City Council are looking to renew their £2bn Construction West Midlands Framework used for new build and refurbishment works – which has put property and construction firms on high alert. The existing framework is set to expire on September 30th 2019 and the Council have begun the first steps in a the bidding process. … Continued

Management consultancy framework worth over £2bn announced

The Crown Commercial Service has started the second tender process for a place on its Management Consultancy Framework – which will see firms bid to be on the £2bn framework. The Management Consultancy Framework 2 (MCF2) will be open to businesses offering business consultancy services; procurement, supply chain, and commercial consultancy services; complex and transformation … Continued

Construction Frameworks Conference set to connect major operations, professionals and bidders together

On the 24th May, prominent public and private sector leaders within the construction and property industry will come together at the Construction Frameworks Conference – the sector’s largest conference of the year. The conference, hosted by Built Environment Networking and in association with Scape Procure, will see some of the industry’s biggest names from both … Continued