Early Learning Expansion 2020 – Meet the Buyer with Heron Bros.
Date: Thur 19th Sept 2019, Time: 08.30 – 11.30, Venue: Fairweather Hall, Barrhead Rd, Newton Mearns, Glasgow G77 6BB
Attendance is free but please register below as places are limited.
Heron Bros has been awarded the contract to deliver East Renfrewshire Council’s Early Learning Expansion 2020 which is a five-project framework. The new-build facilities, three of which will operate as family centres providing childcare for 50 weeks of the year, are planned to be open by August 2020. Each project comprises of the design and build of a Nursery together with all associated external works.
Early Learning Expansion 2020 includes the construction early years facilities at Crookfur Family Centre, Overlee Park, a replacement for Glenwood Family Centre on an adjacent site, and two new extended nurseries within the grounds of Busby and Eaglesham primaries. The new-build facilities, three of which will operate as family centres providing childcare for 50 weeks of the year, are planned to be open by August 2020. Each project comprises of the design and build of a new-build Nursery together with all associated external works.
This event is an opportunity for you to meet directly with Heron Bros. Ltd category managers and explain more about your company’s capability and interest in tendering for the supply chain contracts.
At the event you should provide information on one A4 page with stapled business card including the following:
< Who the company is
< What the company does / offers (in line with the supply chain categories)
< How Heron Bros. can contact the company and appropriate personnel
Appointment bookings are now closed.
M&E contractors Marmac Services and Strathmech Building Services will also be there to speak to potential suppliers.
The full range of suppliers and contractors under each supply chain category are available here.
8.30-8.45 Coffee and welcome by East Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce
8.45 – 9.05 Overview of projects from East Renfrewshire Council
9.05 – 9.30 Introduction to Heron Bros and info on packages/ phasing plan/ technology required for nursery expansion projects from Heron Bros
9.30 – 9.40 How to complete the Heron Bros Supply Chain Pre-Application Forms
9.40 – 10.00 Tendering/Business Support available – Overview from East Renfrewshire Chamber on Business Support Services available
10.15 – 11.15 Timed appointments – Face to Face meetings with HB & Business Support Zone including SDP Scotland, Business Gateway, Work EastRen, East Renfrewshire Chamber and East Renfrewshire Council
Companies are invited to meet with Heron Bros in the Buyer Zone on by their timed appointments and visit stands hosted by business support organisations.