Durham County Council Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Durham County Council* has publised 460 public procurement notices. Of these, 161 are tenders and 283 are awards. There are 292 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 460 data points.)
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Operating locations

626 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Durham in region North East. From published data, 76% of Durham County Council's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 4 buyer locations and 622 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Durham - 459
  • Middlesbrough - 1

Suppliers per region:

  • North East - 472
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 29
  • North West - 27
  • West Midlands - 24
  • London - 19
  • South East - 13
  • East of England - 10
  • East Midlands - 8
  • South West - 8
  • Wales - 4
  • England - 3
  • Scotland - 3
  • Noord-Brabant - 1
  • Missouri - 1
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Pin notices

6 published pin notices.

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Tender notices

140 published tender notices. (161 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

271 published award notices. (283 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

9 published update notices. (10 including duplicates.)

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
Comfort Call London 3 £164M
Sanctuary Home Care West Midlands 2 £36M
Community Integrated Care North West 3 £35M
Affinity Trust South East 1 £35M
Creative Support North West 1 £35M
Education & Services for People with Autism North East 1 £35M
Home Group North East 1 £35M
Lifeways Community Care London 1 £35M
North East Autism Society North East 1 £35M
Potens North West 1 £35M
Richmond Fellowship London 1 £35M
Thera Trust East Midlands 1 £35M
United Response London 1 £35M
Voyage West Midlands 1 £35M
Human Support Group North West 1 £11M
HC One North East 1 £3M
National Youth Advocacy Service North West 1 £150K
Broadreach House South West 1 £44K
Turning Point London 1 £44K
Connect Physical Health Centres North East 1 £42K
1 A CAB North East 1 £105M
at Taxis North East 1 £105M
Go North East North East 1 £105M
Hodgson Coach Operators North East 1 £105M
Scarlet Band North East 1 £105M
Star Cabs North East 1 £105M
Jones Lighting North West 3 £25M
Balfour Beatty Living Places South East 1 £25M
Eon Energy Solutions West Midlands 1 £25M
Dennis Eagle West Midlands 1 £2M
Mellor Coachcraft North West 1 £580K
Ford Motor East of England 1 £491K
North East Truck & Van North East 2 £357K
Peugeot Motor West Midlands 6 £288K
Isuzu Truck East of England 1 £56K
Urbis Schreder South East 1 £40K
Peart Access Ramps North East 1 £___
Geometric Results North West 1 £40M
Da Languages North West 1 £49K
Kiely Bros West Midlands 1 £5M
Wolseley West Midlands 6 £4M
Esh Construction North East 3 £2M
Colas South East 2 £2M
Seymour Civil Engineering Contractors North East 1 £2M
Kingfisher Upvc Windows & Doors Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £499K
Hall Construction Services North East 2 £165K
Frostree North East 2 £107K
A Buckler Haulage North East 1 £63K
Bus Shelters Wales 1 £60K
Wicksteed Leisure East Midlands 2 £55K
Velocity North East 1 £50K
St Astier North East 2 £32K
Alfred Bagnall & Sons North Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £___
Jack Tighe Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £___
Kier Services East of England 1 £___
MITIE Property Services South West 1 £___
T Manners North East 1 £___
MGL Demolition North East 1 £2M
Rhodar Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £2M
MGB Plastics Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £91K
SRCL Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £60K
Core Assets Childrens Services West Midlands 2 £2M
Groundwork North East North East 2 £540K
St Astier North East 1 £112K
Highway Construction Services North East 4 £50K
Jcdecaux Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £48K
Bce Northern North East 1 £34K
Hall Construction Services North East 1 £30K
Ashtead Plant Hire London 1 £1M
Frostree North East 1 £193K
Bruynzeel Storage Systems South East 1 £52K
Geze West Midlands 1 £36K
Edmundson Electrical North East 1 £28K
Maintel London 1 £750K
CSC Computer Sciences South East 1 £100K
Pinacl Solutions Wales 1 £82K
Goss Interactive South West 1 £70K
Civica Group London 1 £60K
I2N East of England 1 £48K
Northgate Public Services East of England 1 £42K
Jcdecaux Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £40K
Cromwell Polythene Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £350K
Hags SMP South East 1 £50K
Balfour Beatty Living Places South East 2 £35K
Glasdon North West 1 £30K
Pickerings Europe North East 1 £___
Prism UK Medical Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £___
Atkins North East 4 £190K
Systra North East 1 £154K
Link Treasury Services London 1 £72K
Ihs Global South East 1 £72K
Element Energy London 1 £50K
Capita Property & Infrastructure North East 1 £42K
WSP North East 2 £34K
Wavehill Wales 1 £24K
Kompan Scotland Scotland 2 £150K
Hags SMP South East 2 £41K

Contract values

Durham County Council provided financial information for 73% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £560M.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU. There is a 12% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 6 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
tender Tender Notice 38 1
award Contract Award Notice 35 5
update Contract Addendum Notice 10 1
pin Prior Information Notice 6 0
Contracts Finder
award Contract Award Notice 248 41
tender Tender Notice 123 10
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Top keywords

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Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: DURHAM COUNTY COUNCIL*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

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Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.