Government Business News.....

Edinburgh set to sign £186 million ICT contract

Edinburgh City Council is set to sign a historic £186 million contract to improve web access across primary and secondary schools.

Standardised highway procurement documents released

A new set of standardised highways procurement documents have been released by the Highways Maintenance Efficiency Programme that are designed to save money across the highways sector.

 Government Business Features.....

Keeping flood risk management firmly on the agenda

Communities need to be aware and prepared for the possibility of floods. Mary Dhonau, chief executive of the Know Your Flood Risk campaign, discusses the importance of flood management

The BREEAM always rises to the top

Since it was first launched in 1990, BREEAM, the environmental assessment method and rating system for buildings, is now certified in over 425,000 structures with over two million registered for assessment. A new build primary school comissioned by Durham County Council is a shining example of how the method can engender an ethos of sustainability

 Company Focus.....

NVC Lighting Ltd

NVC Lighting has led the way in bringing practical, energy efficient and reliable lighting solutions to the public sector.

Telephony the ‘telephant’ in public sector IT server rooms

With local authorities under increasing pressure to reduce their costs, ICT is one area where councils are looking to make savings, yet how they do this without compromising service delivery can be quite a challenge.

Griffiths & Armour

For over 20 years, Griffiths & Armour Insurance Brokers have been advising public sector and not-for-profit organisations such as central government, health, local government, education, emergency services and defence.

CU Phosco Lighting and TfL, LED Lighting collaboration

CU Phosco Lighting has been selected as a key supplier of LED Luminaires to re-light the TfL road network in London over the next 2 years as part of their CMS and LED project, to reduce energy and carbon emissions.

Rainbow Eco Solutions - Energy & Environment Surveyors

With our dedicated team of energy assessors and advisors Rainbow Eco Solutions have been preparing Energy Performance Certificates for Landlords, Estate agents, Local Councils, Housing associations as well as the private sector since 2007 and have been involved with the Green deal since its inception in 2012, being passionate to reduce Carbon emissions eliminating fuel poverty in the country’s ageing housing stock, we still come across people living in one room in the winter because they are too frightened to turn the heating on or just cannot afford to run an old inefficient heating system.


 Supplier Profiles......


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VIP Bin Cleaning Ltd

When VIP Bin Cleaning was established in 1997 its goal from day one was to take something as simple as cleaning a waste container and make it as professional as possible.

Fiona Shipley Transcription Ltd

Established in 1990, Fiona Shipley Transcription Ltd has earned an enviable reputation for providing a fast, accurate and confidential service.

Onsite Scanning

OSS is dedicated to delivering a professional Document Management Solution tailored to individual client needs. Our core principles are Security, Efficiency and Reliability.

People Projects UK Ltd

People Projects UK Ltd works with education and training organisations, and business training functions to design cost effective learning solutions.