Best Practices in Educational Facilities Investments

Procurement (14)

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P3 Value for Money Assessment and Project Report Alberta Schools Alternative Procurement (ASAP) Project Phase 1

Presents a P3 is and explains why it may be used. Provides a value for money assessment of the P3 for 18 new schools (ASAP 1), and a project report.
Categories: Procurement
Country: Canada
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P3 Value for Money Assessment and Project Report Alberta Schools Alternative Procurement (ASAP) Project Phase 2

Presents a P3 is and explains why it may be used. Provides a value for money assessment of the P3 for 10 new schools (ASAP 2), and a project report.
Categories: Procurement
Country: Canada
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Construction Management

Provides a guide to owner's using the "Construction Management" Project Delivery System on Alberta Infrastructure funded building projects.
Categories: Procurement, Construction and cost management
Country: Canada
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Flexible and Alternative Approaches to Providing School Infrastructure in Alberta, Canada

Explores alternative ways to secure funding for school infrastructure that meet 21st century educational needs.
Categories: Procurement
Country: Canada
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School Property PPP Moves to Next Stage

Highlights the public-private partnership for building and maintaining some new school property, recently initiated by the Government. Discusses PPPs' benefits and impact on stakeholders.
Categories: Procurement
Country: New Zealand
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Public Private Partnership MOE Offical web site

Presents information from the Ministry web site on Public Private partnership for schools
Categories: Procurement
Country: New Zealand
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Review of Education Capital

Makes recommendations on the future delivery models for capital investment in the United Kingdom from 2011/12 onwards. Concludes that current approaches are “flawed”, and that capital investment had, over time, become “complex, time-consuming, expensive and opaque". Recommend a new system for managing capital expenditure and the wider reform of "arm's-length" bodies.
Categories: Investment guidelines and policy, Procurement
Country: UK-England
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Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure

Defines “qualifying project” that implies public buildings and facilities of all types, certain infrastructure and services for public-private educational facilities. Provides provisions and structure for proposal preparation, submission and governing.
Categories: Legislation and regulations and standards, Procurement
Country: United States
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The Bidding Process

Discusses bid/proposal preparation by listing some key points and examples. Stresses that cheap is not the same as cost-effective.
Categories: Procurement
Country: United States
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A Seat at the Table

Discusses important factors for making furniture purchases in school facilities.
Categories: Procurement
Country: United States