Donegal firms missing out in local contracts because of red tape – Doherty

first_img Pinterest Donegal firms missing out in local contracts because of red tape – Doherty Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter Pinterest It’s been claimed that many of Donegal’s small and medium contractors are being blocked from bidding on major projects in the county because of the strict tender qualifications which are in place.Senator Pearse Doherty says the experience of companies who sought to tender for work on the new Finn Valley Leisure Centre is an example of the problems they face.He says onnly contractors with a annual turnover of 10 million euro, mechanical contractors with a 2 million turn over or electrical contractors with an annual 1.5 million euro turnover will be accepted.Senator Doherty says this is excluding many local companies:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/03pears1pm.mp3[/podcast] Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North By News Highland – February 3, 2010 center_img Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Newsx Adverts Google+ Previous articleCouncillor calls for change as Inishowen misses out on road fundingNext articleSenior army officer visiting North West News Highland Facebook WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Facebooklast_img read more