Price vs Performance

13/11/2018 – FOI REQUEST 767,255 RELATED TO THE £8.7 BILLION DELIVERY INTEGRATION PARTNERSHIP AWARDED TO 13 SUPPLIERS Q: What caused performance to be the basis, not price? A: • The initial competition was based on a ratio of 80% quality assessment and 20% price assessment. • The awarding of future work within the Delivery Integration Partnership will be based on performance […]

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Kier AIW’s get the BMW i8?

Kier, having sought to reassure Highways England that their claims for vehicles not associated with repairs have been addressed, have submitted a charge for an AIW vehicle: Highways England’s rubber-stamping of invoices for payment has caused the above to be paid and the sum demanded from a Third Party.   However, the vehicle is far from a Mercedes van … once […]

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Highways England Fails to Address Area 9 Exaggeration

Following the allegations and corroborative information provided to Highways England 22/06/2017 relating to Area 9 charges being: non-complaint with the contract uplifts amounting to fraud After over a year, Highways England fails to comment on the specifics, Jim O’Sullivan, appointed Chief Executive of Highways England in July 2015, responding 21/09/2018: I can tell you that the investigation into Area 9 […]

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