Procurement Update – The role of strategic procurement

The Constructing Excellence Procurement Group met in September and were joined by Steve Bratt, Chief Executive of the Electrical Contractors Group and lead for the Construction Leadership Council’s Business Models workstream.  The group then explored how far the scope of procurement should reach. CLC Business Models The CLC  Business Models Workstream Business Models » Construction … Continue reading “Procurement Update – The role of strategic procurement”

Platforms & MMC

We were delighted to be joined by 2 platform projects at the October CE Offsite Manufacturing & Technology Group: The Construction Innovation Hub and Seismic.  Both presentations clearly demonstrated the benefits of platform approaches and the need for interoperability to unlock the market for MMC. Seismic Richard Crosby from  blacc  shared key learning and progress … Continue reading “Platforms & MMC”

Integrated Project Insurance Case Study – Dudley College IOTT

This Institute of Transformational Technologies (“IoTT”) facility is the second project to be procured and delivered on behalf of Dudley College under the Integrated Project Insurance model which applies an integrated collaborative working approach throughout to a level which exceeds any other previous procurement routes the College has used. It requires the adoption of a … Continue reading “Integrated Project Insurance Case Study – Dudley College IOTT”

Major Projects: UK Vaccine Rollout Programme

On the 14th of July, the CE Major Projects Group was treated to a behind-the-scenes look at the Vaccine Taskforce with a presentation from Nick Elliott, CB MBE – former Director-General of the UK Vaccine Taskforce now Director at Turner & Townsend.