Third iteration of the Government funded construction pipeline - now includes over 600 projects and programmes worth around £40 billion of investment to 2014/15.Construction Products Association - "congratulate you on the excellent progress that has been made with pipelines". G-Cloud framework
listed on November 2011 pipeline, was awarded in February 2012 and over 70% of the suppliers are SMEs.
Government is committed to making it easier for suppliers to do business with us and has signed a Procurement Pledge with 17 representative bodies and suppliers. More organisations will be signing up.
The Procurement Pledge between Government and industry focuses on longer-term business needs to better develop and manage supply markets. It commits to more pipelines, more pre-market engagement and more collaboration.14 June 2012
: 12 more organisations sign the pledge.