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Spring clean your contracts to meet your environmental goals whilst becoming more efficient: member case study  

Spring clean your contracts to meet your environmental goals whilst becoming more efficient: member case study

Friday, 31 July 2015

Durham University engaged in innovative research to meet its CSER goals and achieve significant efficiencies at the same time.

 

NEUPC national courier, parcels and international mail services agreement launch  

NEUPC national courier, parcels and international mail services agreement launch

Wednesday, 17 June 2015

NEUPC has launched a national courier, parcels and international mail services agreement. This framework – designed for the sector by the sector – brings together two frameworks for the first time to deliver a coherent, consistent and streamlined service. 

 

 

The Energy Consortium announces changes to its team

Tuesday, 09 June 2015

The Energy Consortium (TEC) has announced changes to its staff team following TEC Board approval of a resource plan which it reports is designed to continue to support its frameworks, improve member value and, where possible, further reduce fees.

 

NEUPC graduate procurement trainee placements   

NEUPC graduate procurement trainee placements

Thursday, 04 June 2015

NEUPC graduate procurement trainees are set to carry out their first three-month work placement at member institutions this month.

 

NEUPC Annual report 2013-14: £14.8m cash efficiency savings for members delivering world-class education  

NEUPC Annual report 2013-14: £14.8m cash efficiency savings for members delivering world-class education

Tuesday, 02 June 2015

Collaborative spend increases to £218m, up by £25.8m the previous year.

 

NEUPC drives forward quality frameworks for estate projects  

NEUPC drives forward quality frameworks for estate projects

Tuesday, 05 May 2015

Our furniture framework demonstrates that putting members at the heart of collaborative  design ensures they can deliver high-quality projects for university estates.

 

Portable Appliance Testing: long-term efficiency savings and streamlined reporting  

Portable Appliance Testing: long-term efficiency savings and streamlined reporting

Tuesday, 05 May 2015

A review of an NEUPC member's contract spend, usage and opportunities led to further efficiencies and a more streamlined service.

 

Networking agreement: savings and benefits for members  

Networking agreement: savings and benefits for members

Monday, 13 April 2015

NEUPC member reports added value of NEUPC supplier management for framework and opportunities to network with like-minded category group colleagues about its use.

 

NEUPC’s asbestos removal and consultancy frameworks: benefits to members  

NEUPC’s asbestos removal and consultancy frameworks: benefits to members

Monday, 13 April 2015

NEUPC’s asbestos removal and consultancy frameworks suppliers hold a track record of safety, relevant qualifications and provide senior level support.

 

Changes to EU Procurement Directives: Training for Heads of Procurement & Senior Procurement Managers  

Changes to EU Procurement Directives: Training for Heads of Procurement & Senior Procurement Managers

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

NEUPC is offering a low-cost, tailor made professionally delivered training course to support you to implement changes to EU procurement rules. We have just a couple of spaces left on our session on 14 April.

 

NEUPC continues to support its membership to achieve diamond targets  

NEUPC continues to support its membership to achieve diamond targets

Monday, 02 March 2015

NEUPC’s most recent survey demonstrates how it's helping higher education institutions to meet their collaborative procurement targets, whilst saving them time, money and resources.

 

Latest data highlights transformation in higher education procurement  

Latest data highlights transformation in higher education procurement

Monday, 02 March 2015

New research shows improvements in procurement across England’s higher education sector over the last five years have resulted in a rise in savings and efficiencies of more than 50%.

 

High Value Laboratory Equipment update  

High Value Laboratory Equipment update

Thursday, 19 February 2015

High Value Laboratory Equipment (HVLE) frameworks update

 

Understanding PEL’s Role in Supporting Procurement in the HE Sector  

Understanding PEL’s Role in Supporting Procurement in the HE Sector

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Learn how Procurement England Limited (PEL) adds value to the higher education sector, in an interview with PEL Chair Rex Knight.

 

Inter-Regional Laboratories Agreement (IRLA) Chemicals Tender awarded  

Inter-Regional Laboratories Agreement (IRLA) Chemicals Tender awarded

Friday, 13 February 2015

Learn about the awarded suppliers and access the purchasing information via our unibuy link.