New European tender rules

Young, Graeme; Tinker, Alison
February 2010
Utility Week;2/5/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the emergence of tender processes following the implementation of the European Remedies Directive. It notes that the European Remedies Directive has the amended rules, the Utilities Contracts Regulations 2006 and the Scottish equivalent. It claims that the rules are based on the principles of transparency and non-discrimination.


Related Articles

  • Australian rules. Wild, Damian // Public Finance;10/04/96, p15 

    Discusses the development of a white-collar compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) regime in Britain. Reasons for the existing complexity of the program; Discussion of white-collar CCT regime in Australia; Comparison between English/Welsh and Victorian models.

  • The next best thing. Helgadottir, Birna // Public Finance;04/24/98, p26 

    Reveals that councils in Britain are eager to switch from Compulsory Competitive Tendering (CCT) to the Labour Party's `best value' bidding option. Information on CCT; Comparison of CCT to `best value'; How `best value' works.

  • Confused competitive tendering? Wild, Damian // Public Finance;7/22/94, p29 

    Reports on the British government's contemplation of change in its competitive tendering program. Relaxation of rule on white-collar compulsory competitive tendering (CCT); Set up of a working party to look at alternative approaches to white-collar CCT.

  • Contractors face payout.  // Professional Engineering;06/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p7 

    Cites a European court ruling regarding contractors that change hands under competitive tendering. Decision that firms are not obliged to employ any of the losing company's staff; Contract holder's having to pick up the tab for redundancy instead.

  • New CCT regulations facing autumn delay. Wild, Damian // Public Finance;07/05/96, p3 

    Reports that white-collar compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) regulations may be delayed until autumn of 1996 according to the environment department. Implications of the delay; Controversy on the white-collar CCT; Proposals on tightening white-collar CCT.

  • SAN DIEGO WANTS TO TIGHTEN FOCUS ON RESPONSIBLE BIDDERS.  // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/27/2001, Vol. 247 Issue 9, p15 

    Reports that the local government of San Diego, California is tightening its criteria for contractors bidding on city projects. Factors that prompted the state government to resort to such effort; Reaction of minority contractors to the government initiative.

  • Open bidding, but qualified. Normile, Dennis; Anderson, Mary Rose // ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/10/94, Vol. 232 Issue 2, p10 

    Reports on release of a position paper by Japan's Ministry of Construction regarding the adoption of qualified open bidding for large-scale public works. Recommendation of the council; Contents of the ministry's position paper; Second report; Japanese contractors delegation for workshops on...

  • I. REGULATION OF MONOPOLISTIC METHODS. Curran, Kenneth J.; PHILLIPS, JR., CHARLES F. // Journal of Marketing;Jan1963, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p81 

    The article presents U.S. legal developments in marketing relative to the regulation of monopolistic methods. In reference to market control the Brown Shoe Co. v. United States case is cited among others. In reference to collusive practices the Northern California Pharmaceutical Association and...

  • THE EFFECT OF BUYING POLICIES ON PRODUCTS AND PRICES: I. Reck, Dickson // Journal of Marketing;Jan1952 Part 1, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p257 

    The evidence indicates that sealed bids bring more favorable prices than private buyers' policies in most markets for homogeneous products except when supplies are very short. This is the result of increased competition due to open bidding and single awards, at times reinforced by the lower...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics