Commenting on the news that the Department for Infrastructure has granted planning approval for the Belfast Transport Hub, Construction Employers Federation Managing Director John Armstrong said...
Recent years have seen industry’s engagement with government on matters of public procurement improve significantly...
With a public sector capital budget in Northern Ireland of over £1 billion a year, that engagement has been geared towards making procurement processes easier and more straightforward for local companies.
On matters such as the centralisation of the procurement and delivery of key infrastructure projects, social clauses and Project Bank Accounts it is though critical that industry continues to have its voice heard.
Are you interested in construction opportunities with Newry, Mourne and Down District Council? Why not come along and meet the Capital Projects Team at the Council's ‘Meet the Buyer' workshop on 20 March.
Ahead of tomorrow’s Budget Bill debate in the House of Commons, the Construction Employers Federation is calling on all MPs, especially those from and with an interest in Northern Ireland, to reflect on the draft Budget allocations and reverse the proposed £130m cut in next year’s capital expenditure.