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Pa Management Consultants

Volume 227: debated on Monday 28 June 1993

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will list the projects undertaken by PA Management Consultants for his Department in the last three years.

[holding answer 15 June 1993 ]: The consultancy contracts awarded by my Department to PA Management Consultants over the last three years are as follows:

List of projects undertaken by PA management consultants for the DOE in the last three years

  • Provision of PSA (IT) Projects Board director
  • Systems development for the PSA IT operational system (CONQUEST)
  • IT support for the PSA PROMIS 1 and 2 systems
  • Support in developing PSA Projects' marketing function and to marketing unit pre-sale
  • PSA—IT and marketing support
  • Performance of firms in rural areas
  • Improving links between MINIS, line management systems and job descriptions
  • Recruitment of inspectors for the Pollution Inspectorate
  • Pollution control for pesticide production processes
  • Microbiological treatment of low level waste
  • Project management support to the RIMNET national radiological and nuclear emergency response system
  • Extension of contract competitive tendering in local government
  • Computerising the assessment of future need for subsidised housing
  • Future needs for subsidised housing
  • High technology factory case study
  • Environmental management systems and the Building Research Establishment assessment method
  • Scientific staff recruitment in the Building Research Establishment
  • A review of computer security in the Building Research Establishment
  • Recruitment of casual statisticians
  • Studies of dishwashers and washing machines to provide information required to establish ECO-labelling criteria
  • Treatment of programme expenditure in departmental resource accounts