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Barriers to realizing a stewardship relation between client and vendor: the Best Value approach
This study identifies barriers to realizing a stewardship relation instead of a classic principal–agent relation between client and vendor through implementation of an innovative procurement and riskExpand
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Unmanned Aerial Systems in the Process of Juridical Verification of Cadastral Border
Abstract. Quite often in the verification of cadastral borders, owners of the parcels involved are not able to make their attendance at the appointed moment in time. New appointments have to be madeExpand
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Tender Environmental Impact Assessment Extra Discharge Capacity Afsluitdijk
The project Extra Discharge Capacity Afsluitdijk (EDCA) of Rijkswaterstaat aims to enlarge the capacity of the discharge sluices by building new sluices, necessary because of the climate change.Expand
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Performance Indicators in the Best Value Approach
One of the distinctive aspects of the Best Value approach compared to traditional approaches is the use of dominant information: simple, non-disputable information. It enables experts to explainExpand
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Best Value at the Directorate-General for Public Works and Water Management in The Netherlands: A Case Study of the Procurement of Infrastructure Projects Worth $1,200M
Rijkswaterstaat, part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and EnvironmentI has used the best value PIPS philosophy to procure infrastructure projects worth circa $ 800M. This is a case study ofExpand
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Possible Barriers to a Successful Further Diffusion of the Best Value Approach in the Netherlands: Observations of Major Misunderstandings on the Concept and Theory
In recent years Best Value (BV) has gained popularity in the Netherlands. Many clients have adopted BV after the successful application in the 'Spoedaanpak Wegen' projects (Fast Track Projects) byExpand
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Guest Editor's Introduction to the Special Issue: Best Value Procurement in the Netherlands
“The worldwide marketplace is forcing the optimization of all functions and services. There is no place for waste in today's economy. As processes become more efficient, they need less management,Expand
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