Save money: Don't have procurement staff write tenders
Improvements to competitive procurement processes for water and wastewater system work can begin with one simple change â more technical input, says the Ontario Sewer and Watermain Construction Association (OSWCA).
âMunicipalities are moving away from their technical staff writing their tenders to procurement staff. We are not getting questions answered effectively and efficiently,â said Joe Accardi, executive director of OSWCA.
âThere are a lot of discrepancies and variances and it affects tender prices..