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Conference / Meeting Presentations Ask The Expert: The Price of Risk Transfer and One-Sided Provisions in Construction Contracts. Published: 09 Nov 2017 Average Rating: 3.0 / 5 Type: Conference / Meeting Presentations The natural inclination when drafting and negotiating a construction contract is to transfer as much risk as possible to the other party. Although benefit might be derived from risk transfer, there often is a price to be paid or absorbed for that privilege. That price needs ...
 
Commitment Matters Blog The impact of terms and conditions Published: 15 Feb 2017 Type: Commitment Matters Blog Anyone involved with public procurement knows that the terms and conditions of contract are often onerous and inflexible. Past IACCM research indicated that a substantial price premium results from these terms - essentially, a cost of risk aversion. We also know that the rigid...
 
Articles / White Papers Need for caution in bid evaluation criteria Published: 27 Mar 2014 Type: Articles / White Papers Many organizations are starting to recognize a need for expanded supplier selection criteria, in particular to take into account evidence of past performance. This is a move that IACCM welcomes and supports. We have issued various forms of guidance on the types of questions th...
 
News / Announcements UK Government Cabinet Office Partners with IACCM for New Commercial Course for Leaders Published: 13 Dec 2013 Average Rating: 4.0 / 5 Type: News / Announcements Civil Service Learning, supported by The Cabinet Office, Capita and IACCM, have developed a new course specifically for Leaders within the Public Sector. The course is structured around commercial approaches and judgement as applied to relationships with 3rd parties within th...
 
Conference / Meeting Presentations Ask The Expert: Presentación Benchmarking Public Procurement Report del Banco Mundial Published: 22 Mar 2017 Average Rating: 4.0 / 5 Type: Conference / Meeting Presentations Nuevo webinar en español de la comunidad de interés "IACCM EN ESPAÑOL". La contratación pública es una herramienta importante para alcanzar objetivos económicos, medioambientales, tecnológicos y sociales. En años recientes, el gasto en materia de contratación ha incrementado ...
 
Articles / White Papers Public sector outsourcing is here to stay despite the 2013 controversy Published: 31 Mar 2014 Type: Articles / White Papers An article published in The Guardian points to big changes ahead in UK public sector outsourcing with the establishment of the new Crown Commercial Service. 'This is a great story, illustrating the critical importance of contract management in business today. At IACCM we...
 
Commitment Matters Blog Are Public Sector Contracts Doomed To Fail? Published: 15 Apr 2014 Type: Commitment Matters Blog The issues that forced the resignation of US Health Secretary Mary Sebelius are just one example of the complex challenges facing those in the health service today. Spiralling costs, driven by ever-rising social expectations, are forcing a major re-think in the structuring and...
 
Ask The Expert / Thought-Leadership Webinars Ask The Expert - Public Sector: Investing in Value versus Buying Innovation Published: 08 May 2014 Type: Ask The Expert / Thought-Leadership Webinars Are you interested in bringing innovation to the public sector but challenged to get adoption? Join this discussion with our expert, Jose Arrieta, Procurement Ombudsman for the Department of Homeland Security, as he shares the processes his team deploys to identify innovative ...
 
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2016-12-16 23:21:05

Procuring Vehicles

I need to purchase some vehicles for our tollway. What is everyone's preferred method of purchasing vehicles? POs? IFBS?
 
 
 
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Saskatchewan Power Corporation
2014-10-09 14:02:22

Evaluation Criteria in RFPs

Can anyone recommend where I can find out more information (and/or training) on evaluation criteria in RFPs? What people are doing, best practices, examples, disclosi...
 
 
 
 
 
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