Aerospace Defence supply chain Pilot Project Sustainable Procurement by gfi17626

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									                                                     Aerospace & Defence supply chain
                                                                         Pilot Project
                                                             Sustainable Procurement
                                                                                                  December 2007—March 2008
 Sustainable Procurement                            SEEDA-funded Pilot Project
                            in the MoD
                                                    A pilot project for Aerospace and Defence suppliers to the MoD has been established
                                                    with the assistance of funding from SEEDA, and the support of the Farnborough
                                                    Aerospace Consortium. The project aims to provide clear advice and information to
                            Action Plan published
                                                    suppliers on what they will need to do to meet the challenge of increasingly strict
                            Strategy development    requirements brought about by ‗Sustainable Procurement‘.
  ENGAGING WITH SUPPLIERS




                              Industry briefing
                                                    In practice this means that the services provided through this Pilot Project are FREE for
                                                    participating organisations.



                                                    Objectives
                            ―Charter‖ agreed with
                                  suppliers
                                                     To enable Aerospace and Defence suppliers to understand what ‗Sustainable
                                                         Procurement‘ means to them, what gaps exist in their knowledge and systems and
                                                         what they can do to meet the challenge and exploit opportunities

                                                     To assist selected suppliers with progress towards an Environmental Management
                                                         System

                                                    Background
                              UK                    There is widespread acceptance of the need to take concerted and decisive action now if
                                                    the effects of Climate Change are to be mitigated.
                            LEADER
                                                    The UK Government has opted to lead by example with plans to restructure its
    Sustainable Procurement
                                                    procurement activities to include sustainability considerations at all steps of the process.
           Definition
                                                    Government Department such as the MoD have had to take that on board and start making
―Sustainable Procurement is a                       changes.
process whereby organisations
meet their needs for goods,                         Challenging targets have been set by the MoD and, as a result, the drive towards
services, works and utilities in                    ‗Sustainable Procurement‘ will impact significantly on every business that supplies
a way that achieves value for
                                                    directly or indirectly to the public sector. As a concept ‗Sustainable Procurement‘ is not
money on a whole life basis in
terms of generating benefits                        limited to the public sector and its supply chain, but is applicable to any organisation.
not only to the organisation,
but also to society and the
                                                    Why join the project?
economy, whilst minimising                          Following support from the MoD and a number of Aerospace & Defence Primes, including
damage to the environment.‖                         Rolls Royce, Airbus, Lockheed Martin, GE and H+S Aviation this pilot project offers
  Sustainable Procurement Task Force,               primes and suppliers the following benefits:
            Procuring the Future, 2006


Project Managed by:                                    Reduces supply chain risk (reputation, regulations, pollution etc)

                                                       Development of relevant and realistic KPIs

                                                       Drive innovation and opportunities for financial savings

                                                       Demonstrates environmental credentials to customers

If it’s about the bottom line...                    The Olive Consultancy, 2 Venture Road, Southampton Science Park, Chilworth, Southampton, Hants, SO16 7NP
         ...talk to Olive!                                 t: 02380 111440     f: 02380 111441   w: www.consultolive.com      e: info@consultolive.com

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                                          Aerospace & Defence supply chain
                                                              Pilot Project
                                                  Sustainable Procurement
                                                                                          December 2007—March 2008
 MoD targets
                                        The Project in practice
 by 2020

 Climate change & energy:
                                        The Project will enable you to receive the following, FREE:

   Reduce CO2 emissions by 30%               A comprehensive ‗Gap analysis‘, with recommendations identifying opportunities as
   (ref. 1999/2000)
                                             well as management of risk
   Carbon neutral by 2012
   Increase energy efficiency per            Assistance with the initial stages of an Environmental Management System, if relevant
   m2 by 30% (ref. 1999/2000)

 Sustainable consumption &
                                        Who should join?
 production:                                 Suppliers in the Aerospace & Defence supply chain
   Reduce waste arisings by 25%
   (ref. 2004/2005)                          Suppliers to the MoD, or any other Public Sector organisation
   Increase recycling to 75% of
   waste                                     Businesses concerned at rising resource costs

 Natural resource protection:                Businesses concerned with satisfying increased demand for evidence of environmental
   Biodiversity – SSSIs                      performance
   Reduce water consumption by
   25% (ref. 2004/2005)                 How to get involved?
 MoD may make ISO 14001
 mandatory for all of its
                                        Contact us to find out more information
 suppliers.
                                        NOTE: Limited availability so contact us as soon as possible

  To find out more contact
                                                             Philip Duddell BCom MEnvSci AIEMA
        Philip Duddell at
    The Olive Consultancy                                    Project Leader
       T: 02380 111 440
                                                             t:    +44(0)23 8011 1440
   www.consultolive.com
                                                             m: +44(0)7796 070228

                                                             e:    pduddell@consultolive.com

                                                                            THE OLIVE CONSULTANCY          LTD

                                                                   2 Venture Road, Southampton Science Park, Chilworth,
                                                                           Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7NP




                                           References
  The supply chain
                                             OGC/DEFRA, Joint Notes on Environmental Issues in Purchasing, 2003
 is only as strong as                        MoD, Sustainable Development Action Plan, 2007

  the weakest link.                          HM Government, Securing the Future: delivering UK Sustainable Development strategy, 2005
                                             Sustainable Procurement Task Force, Procuring the Future– Sustainable Procurement National Action
  Make sure it isn’t                         Plan: Recommendations from the Sustainable Procurement Task Force, 2006
                                             HM Government, UK Government Sustainable Procurement Action Plan, 2007
        you.
 If it’s about the bottom line...        The Olive Consultancy, 2 Venture Road, Southampton Science Park, Chilworth, Southampton, Hants, SO16 7NP
          ...talk to Olive!                     t: 02380 111440     f: 02380 111441   w: www.consultolive.com      e: info@consultolive.com

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