GPT Waste win total waste solution contract through Procure Plus
GPT Waste Management, the largest independent provider of waste management solutions across the UK, are pleased to announce that they have successfully won a tender through the Procure Plus Waste Management Framework to provide a total waste solution to Weaver Vale Housing Trust.
GPT Waste Management have successfully secured a contract with Cheshire based housing association, Weaver Vale Housing Trust. The tender opportunity to provide total waste management services was administered through the OJEU compliant Procure Plus Waste Management Framework with services commencing on site on the 1st November 2017.
Weaver Vale Housing Trust was formed in July 2002 following a stock transfer from Vale Royal Borough Council and is the only local landlord wholly based in West Cheshire. The Trust, operates a direct labour organisation (DLO) who are responsible for repairing and maintaining 6,150 homes in Northwich, Winsford, Frodsham, Helsby and outlying rural areas.
GPT will be responsible for the management of service provision through a mixture of scheduled, ad-hoc and direct tipping for the direct works team. GPT promote a partnered approach, including a dedicated account manager, waste management reporting and regular client reviews to drive efficiencies bringing about cashable savings through service innovation.
Guy Cherry, Managing Director of GPT Waste Management, said:
“We are very pleased to announce this contract win, from our first review meeting it was noted that the services provided by GPT had significantly improved the efficiency of the site team, meaning productivity levels had increased. We are looking forward to working alongside the Weaver Vale Housing Trust teams and improving overall efficiency on site.”
Judy Ashcroft, Project Manager for Procure Plus Framework, said:
“GPT have again demonstrated how the frameworks partnership approach to waste management can enable business to reduce waste costs and positively affect overall business efficiency.”
John Roberts, Interim Enterprise Manager, Voids & Improvements at Weaver Vale Housing Trust, said:
“It’s great to be working with GPT, they’ve listened to our needs and provided really effective solutions. From the start the service proved to be incredibly efficient and has enable us to improve in all areas of the business”.
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