24th February 2011
Amber Blue Shortlisted for East Central 'hub' Area
Amber Blue, a consortium comprising Robertson, Amber Infrastructure and Forth Holdings, has been named as one of three shortlisted bidders
The successful bidder is expected to deliver around £150 million of community infrastructure improvements over the next decade
The East Central Territory hub has a potential project pipeline of work valued at more than £450 million in the next 20 years. Initial
Neil McCormick, Amber Blue's Project Director, commented:
"Amber Blue is delighted to have been selected as one of the shortlisted bidders for this innovative partnership.
"The bidding process provides us with the opportunity to work closely in partnership with the Territory and the local hub participants to
Scottish Futures Trust will now go on to select its preferred private sector partner by the end of 2011.
Tom Steele, Chair of the East Central Territory Programme Board and Director of Strategic Projects and Property at NHS Forth Valley, said:
"I look forward to working with the three shortlisted bidders in the next stage to choose the best private sector partner to deliver high
Neil Grice, hub Programme Manager at the Scottish Futures Trust, said:
"This is another important step for hub East Central on the way to deliver better public services for the community by building