Crossrail is one of the most significant infrastructure projects ever undertaken in the UK and is currently the largest construction project in Europe.
The numbers involved are testimony to its size and complexity:
10,000 people working across 40 sites
A route running over 100km
42km of new twin-bore tunnels requiring 250,000 tunnel segments of precast concrete.
The Post Office provides a wide range of products and services to the public. Through its UK-wide network of more than 11,000 post office branches, Post Office provides a local service to communities, including mail services, banking services, savings products, telephony, insurance and financial services, and bill payments.
With a ‘doing-more-for-less’ objective sweeping the public sector […]
Case Study: Westminster City Council
In 2010 Westminster City Council, London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham and Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea planned to combine specific areas of service delivery in response to financial pressures facing local government.
The challenge: To create one e-procurement platform that could accommodate the widespread outsourcing of combined services for multiple local authorities.
Case Study: Improving collaboration, insight and influence with analytics and benchmarking
‘We are enabling procurement professionals with new intelligence for their organisation. The value being delivered is that it helps us step beyond a traditional NHS procurement role and enables us to improve our influence with senior stakeholders as well as increase our leverage with our supply […]
Case Study: The Moray Council
In the Scottish Public Sector, spending on works, goods and services has reached in excess of £10 billion a year. The Scottish Government has made considerable progress over the last few years to address some of the most common issues facing buyers and suppliers in public procurement. This is directly linked to the […]
Case Study: Hanover Housing
Hanover is one of the UK’s leading providers of affordable housing and services for the over 55s. Founded in 1963, it manages approximately 19,000 properties in over 600 locations.
The sourcing challenge: While Hanover’s investment in housing and services for the over 55’s was good news for the aging population, the organisation’s quick growth caused […]