E-auctions deliver success

Earlier this week some colleagues will have seen our first experiments with e-auctions running on screens in the Council Chamber.

Eighteen school transport routes to three different schools and colleges in the county were included in the e-auction process following an e-tender exercise.

Tweaking the routes for efficiency and the e-auctions process has reduced the Council’s costs by 13.8%.

The pilot has delivered real cash savings to the Authority.  In addition to the cashable savings, reduced process costs have also been realised through the elimination of time consuming manual evaluation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s