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Tendering across Europe - How to step out of the UK

With £714 billion being spent on the public sector in the UK in 2014 you may feel that there is plenty of business to go around. 733 more words

General Procurement

Five Reasons to Reject the Low Bid

Many construction projects are awarded to the lowest bidder by owners who erroneously believe they are getting the best value.  Bid competitions that are price-based are popular and are effective only  when drawings and specifications are complete, consice and clear.  1,146 more words

Building Delivery

French contract award records

The data were taken from the contract award records of the Bulletin Officiel des Annonces des Marchés Publics (BOAMP). From 2006 to 2011, 565,557 transactions completed between 6,182 contractors (procurers) and 26,570 suppliers were analyzed. 194 more words


Out of sight, out of mind? Supplier spatial proximity in French public procurement

The paper studies the impact of spatial proximity on supplier selection in the French public sector. While French public procurement legislation forbids consideration of supplier location in the procurement process, public contractors may still rely on spatial proximity for complex transactions necessitating mutual adjustments with suppliers. 239 more words


AB win contract with DIY retailer

AB Direct has been awarded a large ‘market analysis and leaflet distribution’ contract by a major retailer in the north-east of Scotland. The retailer, specialists in the DIY and garden sector, aim to increase their market-share and have appointed AB Direct to help them achieve that aim. 318 more words

Direct Mail

Diplomat Armored Rentals Awarded US Department of State Contract in Libya.

Diplomat Armored Rentals LLC, a San Diego based private corporation was recently awarded a $15,875.00 US State Department purchase order to provide spare parts and maintenance services for the US Embassy in Tripoli, Libya’s motor pool. 17 more words