Derwent Joins North East Public Procurement Framework
Derwent fm have been awarded a place on North East based public procurement consultancy, Prosper’s Dynamic Purchasing System for compliance and facilities management services worth an estimated £250 million.
The DPS offers a range of compliance and facilities management services to public sector organisations operating in the region and in Cumbria and North Yorkshire.
Provision is divided into lots which include heating services, legionella and water treatment management, extraction and ventilation services, security systems, and the provision of full FM services.
Tim Jennett, Head of Procurement – Design at Prosper, comments: "It’s great to have Derwent fm on our DPS for Compliance & Facilities Management Services. We think the company will be a good fit on the solution and look forward to working with them."
Neal Grant, Derwent's Head of Business Development, adds "We look forward to working with the team at Prosper and expanding our public sector client portfolio in this important geographical region".
Launched as a social enterprise in 2008, Prosper works with landlords to create tailored, bespoke procurement solutions. The organisation's Social Value Dividend has provided in excess of £2.2 million of funding to support initiatives and programmes in the communities of member organisations, and across the North East of England.