Criteria for contractor selection
This paper investigates the criteria currently used by owners and their representatives for selecting bidders and contractors within the UK competitive tendering system. A series of interviews is described with eight different public client representatives and one private client representative with extensive experience in prequalification and bid evaluation processes throughout the north west of England in the North West of England in ?? 1994. The result of this exercise indicates that the main criteria currently in use comprise ??
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Prequalification, Bid Evaluation, Information, Criteria Assessment|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > ARCHITECTURE (120100)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1997 Taylor & Francis|
|Copyright Statement:||First published in Construction Management and Economics 15(1):pp. 19-38.|
|Deposited On:||09 Jun 2006|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 22:32|
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