Hinkley Supply Chain Programme Events


What ever stage you are at on your journey towards potentially supplying the Hinkley Point C (HPC) project, the Hinkley Supply Chain Programme offers a variety of half day workshops covering key subjects: 


Helping you to decide if supplying Hinkley Point C is right for you:

  • Introduction to HPC: introduction and update on the HPC project, supply chain structure and contract information from EDF BOOK NOW:  4th April 2019, Bristol  |  4th June 2019, Somerset  |  10th July 2019, South Wales
  • Opportunity Briefings: held as and when new opportunities arise on site – aimed at companies with specific relevant capabilities to encourage them to consider opportunities within HPC MORE DETAILS SOON
  • HPC Project Updates: keeping companies informed about the latest project developments MORE DETAILS SOON


Providing specific project knowledge to companies with a registered interest in Hinkley Point C:

  • Effective Collaboration: designed to stimulate and guide suppliers regarding when to consider collaborating with other companies to strengthen their offer by providing more capacity and capability, whilst also growing sales and reducing costs BOOK NOW: 30th April 2019, Weston-Super-Mare
  • Routes to Market: an outline of current and pipeline opportunities, including relevant Tier 1, 2, and 3 level contract requirements BOOK NOW:  18th June 2019, Bridgwater
  • Planning and Bidding: a brief overview of the key factors of a successful bid, including all processes within the bidding structure BOOK NOW: 21st May 2019, Bridgwater


Bid Preparation

Outlining key requirements based on project needs:

  • Pre-Qualification - Best Practice: an outline of the Pre-Qualification procedure from the clients’ perspective, including planning, management, and successful completion BOOK NOW: 6th June 2019, Bridgwater
  • Operating Under NEC3 Contracts: what they are, their structure and main factors, including communications, early warnings, payments, risk register, and compensation events BOOK NOW: 26th March 2019, South Wales
  • Risk Factors - Pricing for Nuclear: how to recognise risk factors, and be competitive and compliant when supplying the nuclear market BOOK NOW: 10th April 2019, Newport


Preparing to Deliver

Hinkley Point C specific hints and tips to help companies successfully fulfil nuclear contracts:

  • Introduction to Build in Quality: the essential tools and techniques required to deliver ‘right first time’ BOOK NOW: 15th May 2019, Bridgwater
  • Project Management: discover important principles of successful project management, including planning, implementation, team roles and responsibilities, and how to recognise and resolve project management gaps BOOK NOW: 10th April, Pontypridd
  • Managing Customer Communication: the importance of keeping your customer informed, and how to decide what is relevant to them throughout contract delivery BOOK NOW: 27th June 2019, Bridgwater