Coordinator and Administrator

BiD Masters, a division of Ad Astra (UK) Ltd, provides specialist support to companies bidding to win major contracts. In addition to employees, the team consists of various freelance associates and sub-contractors. The role of the Coordinator and Administrator is as follows: Team Focus Maintain the database of team members’ skills, clearances and availability Ensure
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Structured Criteria Development

Structured Criteria Development is employed by a number of organisations to ensure that their selection process is as objective as possible and that the selected supplier will fulfil all of the key requirements of the contract. Creating the tender document with a set of specific criteria allows the evaluators to focus on the response to these,
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AWARD® Video

AWARD® is a widely used tool for managing the procurement process and evaluation, watch the video below to understand why:

Lockheed Martin Wins Contract for Royal Navy Navigation Radar System

We are delighted by the announcement that Hampshire based Lockheed Martin UK has been awarded a £44 million contract by the UK Ministry of Defence for a new Royal Navy navigation radar system. We are very proud to have supported Lockheed Martin in the preparation of this winning bid. The programme will modernise ship and submarine navigation systems,
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Lockheed Martin Wins Chinook Mk6 Training Contract

As a member of the team that developed the proposal, we are delighted that Lockheed Martin has been selected to provide the UK Ministry of Defence with a new synthetic training system developed for the Royal Air Force’s Chinook Mk6 helicopter at a cost of £51 million.   Lockheed Martin will design and build a purpose
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RATP

Saudi Public Transport Co. ( SAPTCO ) said on Thursday that its alliance with France’s RATP Dev has jointly secured a SR7.85 billion ($2.09 billion) contract to operate and maintain buses in the Kingdom’s capital Riyadh. The 10-year deal will be linked to the city’s railway project (known as the King Abdulaziz Project for Public Transport) and
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AWARD

AWARD® Bid Evaluation Tool

AWARD® is a software tool, developed by Commerce Decisions, to support strategic business decisions, from procurement and supplier review to bid preparation and strategy. Alongside our own REWARD© Methodology and the expertise of our team members, the AWARD® Bid Evaluation Tool helps to develop the larger scale bids, supporting the strategic business decisions. We understand the
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flood defence

UK Forecasted to Spend £5bn on Flood Defence

Interesting Flood Defence article from the Water Briefing Organisation from Late 2013. The Water Briefing Organisation has suggested that opportunities to win future government construction contracts worth more than £109 billion have been released, with a total capital forecast spend on flood defences of nearly £5 billion. The Full Report is available here, with the Construction
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$4.5bn Brazil defence deal – Saab shares soar

While our new website was being developed, a huge defence deal broke as Saab beat competitors, Boeing, to supply the next generation of fighter jets for the Brazilian Air Force. Saab shares rise by 27% back in December after Brazil chose the small Scandinavian defence company, beating rival Boeing to secure one of the biggest emerging market
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bid masters

Bid Masters has a new website!

We are pleased to showcase to you, our new Bid Masters website, ready for January 2014! Our associates at Ad Astra Marketing have done a great job at converting our old Bid Masters website, to an up-to-date, modern and technically functional website, which can easily be used on mobiles and tablets. They completed the development
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