Scottish Procurement Alliance

Near 50% jump in value of projects delivered by Scottish Procurement Alliance

The value of projects delivered through the Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) have recorded a near 50% increase in value, according to a new report.

Published 9 September 2020

Cairn Housing Group secures £10,000 SPA Community Benefits award

Cairn Housing Group will take the next big step in its digital revolution thanks to a £10,000 grant from the Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) Community Benefits Fund.

Published 30 June 2020

Scottish Procurement Alliance reaches 100th partner milestone

Procurement solution provider Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) has secured its landmark 100th partner.

Published 3 June 2020

Scottish Procurement Alliance to host procurement webinar

The Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) is to host a free webinar tomorrow members of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) on the future of procurement.

Published 19 May 2020

Councils and RSLs advised to prepare now for backlog of building work

Local authorities and registered social landlords in Scotland are being urged to take advice now on how to tackle a backlog of building and maintenance works once the current ban on non-essential construction activity is eased.

Published 27 April 2020

Residents move into new council homes in Patna

A new council housing development in Patna has officially welcomed its new residents.

Published 5 November 2019

Tenants move into new council homes in Kilmarnock

The site of the former Bellfield Primary School in Kilmarnock is once again thriving at the heart of the community with two phases of new council housing having been completed and tenants now moving into their new homes.

Published 30 October 2019

Scottish Procurement Alliance welcomes Laurie Carberry as new chair

Wheatley Group’s group procurement manager Laurie Carberry has been named as the new chair of the Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA).

Published 16 October 2019

Work begins at new housing site in Kilmarnock

The ground has officially been broken at a new housing site at Fraser Walk, New Farm Loch in Kilmarnock where 56 new homes for rent will be built.

Published 25 September 2019

Lintel Trust selected as finalist for GO Awards Scotland

Lintel Trust has been shortlisted in the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2019/20 for its partnership with the Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) to deliver its Community Benefit Fund.

Published 23 September 2019

SPA unveils first wave of refurbishment, minor works and energy efficiency workshops

Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) is hosting its first wave regional Pre Tender Workshops to discuss two of its upcoming frameworks.

Published 27 March 2019

Work begins to invest £1.5m in Ferguslie Park housing stock

Ferguslie Park Housing Association (FPHA) is investing £1.5 million in providing new kitchens, bathrooms, windows and doors to over 400 of its tenants' homes. 

Published 5 February 2019

Housing associations recognised for procurement excellence at SPA Awards

More than 200 representatives from the Scottish public sector gathered to celebrate procurement excellence within the housing sector at the first ever Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) Awards ceremony.

Published 6 November 2018

East Ayrshire Council and CCG (Scotland) Ltd double winners at awards

East Ayrshire Council and strategic partners CCG (Scotland) Ltd were double winners at the inaugural Scottish Procurement Alliance awards.

Published 10 October 2018

Eildon and Hart Builders triumph at Scottish Procurement Alliance awards

Eildon Housing Association in partnership with Hart Builders have been recognised at the first ever Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) awards for their creation of a dedicated community benefits project officer.

Published 10 October 2018