The Build Chain enables you to:
Traditionally, the procurement of construction materials has involved time consuming searches to find suitable suppliers, lots of phone calls to chase up quotes, and complex price comparison spreadsheets.
The Build Chain transforms the process of buying materials by removing the need for manual, repetitive tasks, simplifying price benchmarking exercises, and making it easy to find new suppliers.
Gone are the days of manually contacting suppliers individually and waiting for a response – with The Build Chain, you submit one simple enquiry form to connect instantly with your existing and new suppliers local to your site.
Quotes are delivered directly to your dashboard, where you can easily compare based on stock, price, and location, before buying direct from your suppliers of choice.
Access new and existing supply chains across the UK for greater stock availability
Save time with one enquiry form, one dashboard, and automated storage of documents and correspondence
Easily compare quotes based on price and location in one dashboard
Create a digital footprint of all procurement activity for non-intrusive compliance & governance
Use location filters to ensure a localised supply chain with downloadable reports to evidence it
Discover new product information and advice through virtual manufacturer expos
In their first week, they submitted six enquiries and received 18 quotes, an average of three per enquiry. Responses were received quickly:
Managing Director Rachael Jolley said: “The Build Chain has been a fantastic introduction to our business, saving us substantial amounts of money on many items and equally as important, it’s saved us substantial amount of time. The construction industry has seen substantial increases in prices over the last few years so every penny counts towards making projects commercially viable. Delighted we were introduced to this product.”
Reduce your carbon emissions with easy access to local supply chains via the 500+ branches now available on our platform.
Each quote you receive will include an ESG savings percentage to help you make informed decisions with reports to evidence it.
The Build Chain was developed using our founders’ 25 years of digital platforms knowledge coupled with expertise from Quantity Surveyors, Buyers, and Procurement Experts to create market leading Digital Procurement for the Construction Industry.
The construction industry has had its challenges recently with price inflation and product
Our vision is to deliver efficiencies in supply chain solutions by effectively sourcing local suppliers, competitive pricing and product availability. The platform allows users to drive enquiries online – filtering by stock, location and availability. This ensures contractor enquiries only reach relevant suppliers which improves the buying process and optimises true value.
Matt McClune - Commercial Director, The Build Chain
Our construction procurement platform transforms your processes in just four steps.
Our team are always available to support clients using our site through a live chat function, and comprehensive video training for a smooth customer journey.
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