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Find Contract Opportunities with iTriggers

Find Contract Opportunities with iTriggers

Small firms seeking contract opportunities in the building sector can search for upcoming work in their region, following the launch of iTriggers.co.uk. The iTriggers website contains contact details for more than 200,000 UK construction projects. It enables businesses to directly contact developers, estate agents and home owners and offer their services. Businesses can register on the website for free, but are then required to pay £2.50 for each lead they want to access. However, the first five ‘triggers’ – or leads to contracts – are free. "iTriggers is a real boon during the credit crunch," said iTriggers director Jerry Gosney. "Most firms are anxiously looking for work and most building work begins with a planning application, but it’s... »

Free Access to Public Sector Contract Opportunities

The Government has encouraged small firms to sign up to its Supply2.gov website before 31 July, to take advantage of three months’ free access to public sector contract opportunities listed on the website. Launched in June 2006, the Supply2.gov website allows firms to search for public sector contracts worth under £100,000, receive daily email alerts matching them with business opportunities, and access guidance on public sector procurement. Businesses can carry out local contract searches for free, but are charged £180 to make nationwide searches. However, SMEs which sign up to the website before 31 July will receive three months’ free access to approximately 3,000 public sector contracts across the UK. Once the free trial is over, the site will revert to free loca... »