11 July 2017
WYG has been successfully awarded a place on Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation’s (ESPO) Consultancy Services framework (664-17). ESPO is a local authority purchasing consortium that operates throughout the UK.
We were awarded all of the lots for which we applied.
WYG’s multi-disciplinary team of highly skilled specialists will offer a range of services including transport planning; asset and facilities management; environmental and sustainability; town planning; and waste planning.
ESPO is a non-profit making body owned and operated jointly by six local authorities. The member authorities are Cambridgeshire County Council, Leicestershire County Council, Lincolnshire County Council, Norfolk County Council, Peterborough City Council, and Warwickshire County Council.
Its key objective is to help its member authorities achieve optimum value for money when buying goods and services.
Whilst initially for use by its local authority members, the Framework is also open for use by the following classifications of user throughout all administrative regions of the UK:
Colin Shields, Head of Transport Planning – Midlands at WYG, said: “We are delighted to be awarded this important framework. Our longstanding history of working for not only Eastern local authorities but also numerous UK public bodies is testament to the quality of our services and skilled workforce. We look forward to a successful partnership with ESPO.”
The framework began on 18th April and runs until to 17th April 2019, with an option to extend for a further two years.