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The biggest govtech deals of the week (28/01/20)

This is the latest instalment of an exclusive series analysing the UK’s biggest public sector tech deals. In partnership with GlobalData, we’ve drilled down into the most valuable tenders and awards from the last seven days. Here’s what we found this week…

The top prior information notices

This week’s featured PIN

Buyer: North Yorkshire Council
Title: Pre-tender to establish, deliver, implement, support and maintain a next generation broadband network
The lowdown: North Yorkshire Council has issued the largest PIN of the week: a £25m framework to cover the launch of a next generation broadband network. It appears that this forms part of plans to roll out “gigabit-capable” broadband across the country over the coming years. The notice states The project will use the competitive procedure with the successful bidder “will deliver the most coverage in the Intervention Area for the least amount of state aid”.
Deadline for registering interest: N/A
Value: £25m

The best of the rest

Buyer: Transport Scotland
Title: Pre-tender of a framework agreement for Charge Point Network Operator (CPNO) services
Deadline for registering interest: 7 February 2020
Value: £2.5m

Buyer: Scotland Excel
Title: Pre-tender for solutions to book supply teachers for both primary and secondary schools
Deadline for registering interest: N/A
Value: £200,000

Buyer: Hertfordshire Council
Title: Pre-tender for a secure CCRAG placement portal with additional interactive modules
Deadline for registering interest: 10 February 2020
Value: £N/A

Buyer: Hertfordshire Council
Title: Pre-tender for a learning management system and online learning catalogue
Deadline for registering interest: N/A
Value: £N/A

The top tenders

This week’s featured tender

Buyer: NHS South of England Procurement Services on behalf of NHS North Hampshire and various other NHS CCGs
Title: Tender to deliver an integrated Primary Care (GP) IT support service
The lowdown: One of the largest tenders of the week comes from a series of NHS clinical commissioning groups, which are looking to spend up to £31.1m on an IT support service for GPs in their respective regions.
Deadline: 17 February 2020
Value: £31.1m

The best of the rest

Buyer: Transport for London
Title: Tender for maintenance of road tunnels and pump stations including IP network infrastructure
Deadline: 24 February 2020
Value: £200m

Buyer: Surrey Council
Title: Tender for a fully integrated JS Digital and Business Insights ERP systems
Deadline: 20 February 2020
Value: £40m

Buyer: Kent Police on behalf of 7 Forces Procurement
Title: Tender for a cloud-based forensic case management IT system
Deadline: 17 February 2020
Value: £5-10m

Buyer: Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S)
Title: Tender for P3M support including IaaS and PaaS for Oracle Primavera applications
Deadline: 31 January 2020
Value: £4.6-9.2m

The top awards

This week’s featured award

Buyer: Ministry of Justice
Supplier: CGI
Title
: Award for IT service desk services
The lowdown: CGI has secured one of the largest awards of the week: a £15m deal to provide IT service desk services to the Ministry of Justice. The deal was awarded on 22 January.
Value: £15-24.1m

The best of the rest

Buyer: The Cabinet Office
Supplier: Various 
Title
: Award for framework contract for the supply of commodity technology goods and associated services
Award date: 20 January 2019
Value: £6.5bn

Buyer: Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation (YPO)
Supplier: Various
Title
: Award for framework contract for managing temporary and permanent recruitment
Award date: 20 January 2020
Value: £3bn

Buyer: Joint Forces Command
Supplier: Shared Services Connected
Title: Award for administrative services for business operations and information technology services
Award date: 21 January 2020
Value: £294.2m

Buyer: Leeds Council
Supplier: CDW
Title
: Award for the supply, maintenance and services of ICT equipment
Award date: 20 January 2020
Value: £20m

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