Most Construction Companies resistant to e-tendering

Around three-quarters of construction companies still post or email tenders to their clients, despite the fact that e-tendering can reduce their costs and streamline the overall tendering process, according to a report by the building cost information service of the RICS. The BCIS e-tendering survey report released today showed the Continue Reading

Trade Credit Scheme Doesn’t Deal With the Problem

The Government’s trade credit insurance “top up” scheme has been criticised for failing to get to the crux of the problem. Chancellor Alistair Darling announced the measure – aimed at supporting firms that have had their cover slashed – in last week’s Budget. From May 2009 until the end of Continue Reading