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AWARDS

procura+ awards 2019

The shortlisted Procura+ Award candidates have been announced in all four categories: Innovation Procurement of the year with the subcategory Outstanding Innovation Procurement in ICT, Sustainable Procurement of the Year, and Procurement Initiative of the year. Check more information about the shorlisted procurements here.

 

Shortlist - Innovation Procurement of the Year

Recognising outstanding innovation of the procurement and the public authority as a launch customer.
- City of Helsinki, Finland: Sustainable innovation for a retro stadium
- Institute for Safety and Fire Service, Netherlands: Innovation partnership for a new wildfire detection system
- Lozano Blesa University Clinical Hospital, Spain: Smart laundry and clothing management and production service
- Municipality of Frederiksberg, Denmark: Innovation partnership for decentralised cloudburst management

Shortlist - Outstanding Innovation Procurement in ICT

Recognising the outstanding application of Procurement of Innovation and Pre-commercial procurement of ICT.
- CERN, Switzerland: Innovative solutions for data intensive science
- National Weather Service, Germany: Innovation partnership for a hail sensor
- Culture and Leisure, City of Helsinki, Finland: Robotisation of intralogostics in the Central Libraary Oodi
- SELECT for Cities: Urban innovation landscapes through pre-commercial procurement

Shortlist - Sustainable Procurement of the Year

Recognising the outstanding environmental, social and economic impacts of the procurement.
- City of Växjö, Sweden: Smart purchase of organic food
- City of Ghent, Belgium: Working in partnership with suppliers for responsible workwear
- CONSIP, Italy: National framework contract for sustainable and innovative lighting
- Catalan Government, Spain: Sustainable framework contract for cleaning services

Shortlist - Procurement Initiative of the Year

Recognising outstanding processes and actions towards strategic, sustainable and innovation procurement.
- IHOBE, Spain: Practical deployment of green purchasing among the Basque public sector
- City of Oslo, Norway: Towards city-wide zero-emission delivery of goods and services
- City of Zurich, Switzerland: City-wide recycled concrete in buildings
- Rijkswaterstaat, Netherlands: Making SPP easier for all through a web tool

 

Award Ceremony

The Procura+ Award Ceremony will take place at the Nordic Edge Expo on September 24. The Expo takes place from September 24 - 26 in Stavanger, Finland. Find all information here.

What are the Procura+ Awards?


The Procura+ Awards draw attention to sustainable and innovation procurements and tender procedures and give visibility to the most dynamic, forward-looking and innovative public authorities and their initiatives.

The winners of the Procura+ Awards have strong potential for replication and scaling up and are an excellent source of recognition and inspiration for any public authority using using sustainable and innovation procurement instruments to purchase cutting edge solutions.

What achievements are recognised by the Procura+ Awards?


The Procura+ Awards recognise outstanding achievements in three categories:

  • Innovation Procurement of the Year - recognising the outstanding innovation of the procurement and the public authority as a launch customer
  • Sustainable Procurement of the Year - recognising the outstanding environmental, social and economic impacts of the procurement
  • Procurement Initiative of the Year - Recognising outstanding processes and actions towards strategic, sustainable and innovation procurement


To find out more about past winners, as well as how to apply for the next award period, visit the Procura+ Awards page