Meet the Buyer Event - Schools Bundle 4 PPP October 2014 - Supplier Event with BAM PPP

Enterprise Ireland


National Development Finance Agency

Dates : 7th Oct and 16th Oct 2014


Do you want to become a supplier on the Schools PPP Bundle 4 Projects?

Enterprise Ireland in partnership with the National Development Finance Agency and BAM PPP will host  two  free “Meet the Buyer” events to provide information on supply chain opportunities on  four  of the schools being built under the Schools PPP programme.

Event Details

DateTuesday 7th October 2014Thursday 16th October 2014
VenueCrowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk, Co LouthCharleville Park Hotel, Charleville, Co Cork
Time4pm – 7.30pm4pm – 7.30pm
CostFree of ChargeFree of Charge

The events will be an informal, ‘drop in’ networking and meeting format where registered guests are welcome to attend at any point during the published event times. 

Attendees will

  • Learn about the four post primary schools being built under this programme
    • Comeragh College, Carrick on Suir, Co.Tipperary
    • Skibbereen, Co. Cork
    • St. Joseph’s Tulla, Co. Clare
    • St. Mary’s, Dundalk, Co. Louth
  • Find out how to become a sub supplier to the projects
  • Attend speed meetings with BAM PPP – the preferred tenderer on these school buildings
  • Receive information on enterprise support initiatives.

Who you will meet

BAM PPP will be seeking expressions of interest from reputable local  suppliers and subcontractors in the following areas

  • Balustrading, handrailing and gate fabricators
  • Blocklayers
  • Carpenters (Joinery crew)
  • Ceiling Fixers
  • Concrete contractors with shuttering crew for pads and foundations
  • Firestopping
  • Fitted Furniture suppliers & fitters
  • Flooring contractors (vinyl, timber, entrance matting etc.)
  • Groundworks/Earthworks
  • Joinery suppliers
  • Landscaping
  • Library shelving
  • Loose Furniture suppliers & installation
  • Machine and plant hire company
  • Painters
  • Pavers
  • Road/Carpark Line marking
  • Scaffolding companies
  • Signage manufacturers
  • Site Perimeter and ballcourt fencing suppliers and contractors
  • Specialist equipment suppliers for schools equipment, Science Labs, Home Economics, Art & Craft rooms, Woodwork, Metalwork, Maths Room, Learning Support etc.
  • Specialist Playing Pitch Contractor
  • Store room metal shelving
  • Structural Steel
  • Tarmacadam contractors
  • Tilers

Prequalifying supplier requirements will include:

  • Up to date Tax Clearance Certificate
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Employer’s Liability and/or Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Accredited Safety Management System


Registration is closed as these events have taken place.

Further Information

  1. Download Tips in preparing for your attendance at the event and participating in speed meetings.
  2. Watch “ Pitch to win” – an approach for delegates in preparing for speed pitch meetings.
  3. Watch a brief video on the Meet the Buyer event series.
  4. Delegate Networking: to assist in delegate networking, download Delegate List - Dundalk & Charleville.
  5. Download BAM SB4 - Meet the Buyer presentation (pdf).

Click here to download full details about the event [pdf format].


For further information on the Meet the Buyer event, please contact:

Jane Watson

Morrow Communications

01 6689887

Meet the Buyer

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