Minister Donohoe and Minister of State O’Donovan congratulate the Office of Government Procurement at this year’s National Procurement Awards
Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., and the Minister of State with special responsibility for Public Procurement, Patrick O’Donovan T.D., today (Friday) congratulated the Office of Government Procurement (OGP) for taking home two awards at last night’s National Procurement Awards.
The OGP won:
• Procurement Team of the Year – ICT Sourcing Team
The OGP ICT sourcing team have demonstrated drive and determination in establishing a significant number of complex Frameworks and strategic initiatives in a very complex procurement category. The programme of work is unprecedented and has enabled substantial savings in the last 12 months.

• Best Procurement External Collaboration Project of the Year – Rapid Delivery Housing
Office of Government Procurement, Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government, LGMA and Greater Dublin Local Authorities.
In 2015, the Government decided a national procurement solution was required to address urgent housing needs. The OGP led a multi-disciplinary, cross function team to successfully deliver a National Framework for rapid build housing, comprising design and build contractors throughout the State.

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