It was announced last week that Glasgow City Council has released infrastructure contracts worth £242m. Contracts are varied and suitable for construction, civil engineering, and road infrastructure suppliers.
Find out more about this opportunity below.
Council tender opportunities within the city include road surfacing, painting, lighting, temporary traffic management, landscaping, installation of playgrounds and heritage restoration. These contracts form part of a wider local authority procurement framework in partnership with North Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire councils.
Glasgow City council is looking to work with at least five companies to cover all elements of the construction, repair and maintenance requirements.
The appointment of new suppliers will happen in May next year, with contracts running for three years.
Opportunities for SME businesses
Councillor Susan Aitken, Leader of Glasgow City Council, believes that the new investment will benefit local micro businesses and SMEs:
“These major contracts will bring jobs and opportunities for local people and organisations to work on projects that improve Glasgow’s economy in the short and long term…I would invite all those interested in bidding for these contracts to visit the procurement website.”
Find local council tenders
Would you like to find more opportunities like this? Supply2Gov publishes local council tenders from across the UK. Councils have control over spending in many areas of supply and service provision as well as infrastructure, making local authorities extremely valuable customers.
Our business can help yours to find more local council tenders. Get started by choosing the local area that your business wants to work with and register for free. We send our users daily alerts that match the keywords and location that they have chosen.
Wherever you want to find work, we have you covered. Local area subscriptions include Greater Manchester – South, Glasgow City, and Outer Belfast.