A team of procurement experts is being assembled by the Office for Government Commerce to promote best practice. The task force is expected to start operating at the end of this year, giving 'surgeries' on the private finance initiative, prime contracting, and design, build and operate.
A new survey of the top 50 contractors' websites by the University of Leeds civil engineering department has found many firms are failing to make them accessible or informative. Many are poorly designed and lack useful content. Galliford was singled out for the quality of its site.