Emma Hall

Written 5 posts

Coastal Flood Protection case study – Sustainable Procurement Tools

31st May 2024

This case study looks at North Ayrshire Council’s procurement for the construction of an offshore breakwater and onshore flood walls of the Millport Coastal Flood Protection Scheme.

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Sustainable Procurement Tools Survey – what’s new

10th May 2024

The current Sustainable Procurement Tools website was launched in June 2020. Alongside the 164 public bodies that are registered users of the Sustainable Procurement Tools, we are delighted that the tools are also proving useful to public and private organisations in other parts of the UK and further afield. In response to user feedback that focused on guidance, training and functionality we have made some changes.

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Microsoft Shape the Future announcement

22nd April 2024

The Scottish Government has been working with Microsoft to ensure our schools are able to take advantage of the Microsoft Shape the Future education programme.

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New Web Based and Proprietary Devices Framework

4th March 2024

We are delighted to announce the establishment of a new National Framework Agreement for the supply of Web Based and Proprietary Devices. The framework provides Scottish public sector bodies with access to Chromebook, Windows SE, Apple, Microsoft, Thin Client and Open Source Tablet Devices. A range of associated services, applications and accessories are also available.

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Digital Technology Assurance Framework – Procurement insights

8th February 2024

The DAO administer the Technology Assurance Framework (TAF), which was introduced in 2017 to support digital programmes and projects to deliver successful outcomes.  We work with project teams from a wide range of organisations, providing independent assurance to major digital projects and new or transformed digital services.

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