eng
About   |   Newsletter
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution


Supply Chain Glossary

Glossary  >  C  >  Contract, BOOT  


 

Contract, BOOT


Source: Procurement Glossary
Author: Paul Rogers
Institute: CIPS - UK

Courtesy of


 

A particular type of contract in which one party builds, owns, operates and transfers [BOOT] an asset to a customer.  The benefit for the customer is that they can gain ultimate ownership of the asset and finance the asset by assigning economic rights to the contractor, who builds and operates the asset, for a finite period of time.  As an example, a government may wish to build a new bridge across a river, but not have enough funds to pay for the bridge.  Instead, it could award a contract to an operator to design, build and operate the bridge for a period of time, for example 25 years.  During that time, the operator would have the right to levy a toll on bridge users who would not only pay for the bridge, but also earn the operator a profit.  At the end of the period, the operator would transfer ownership of the bridge to the government, which could then continue the tolls, or make the bridge free, according to its circumstances.  See also Public Private Partnership.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Job Opportunities
 
Senior Inventory Control Specialist - Air MI
     
     Phoenix, Arizona  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Warehouse Operator (2nd shift), Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania
     
     Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips

Organic Food VP of Purchasing
     
     Huntington Park  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Vice President, Procurement
     
     Raleigh  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Director, Procurement Engineering (Medical Consumables & Sensors)
     
     Andover, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips

Global Lean (NLS) Manager
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Logistics Return Coordinator - Taicang CLC & CRW
     
     Taicangqiao  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Organic Raw Materials Sourcing Director
     
     North Hollywood  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Color Cosmetics Buyer/Planner
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Planner
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Transportation Analyst
     
     Memphis, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Nike Inc.

Senior Buyer
     
     Santa Monica  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistics Fulfillment Manager Inventory Fulfillment
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Senior Buyer
     
     Los Angeles  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Logistic Fulfillment Manager
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips



 
           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 


Join us on


News & Trends
 

Last update 2 Aug 2019
PMI falls to lowest since September 2009
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit
United States 


Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...


The auto industry is entering a ‘profit desert’ as heavy spending on new mobility and stagnation in key markets take hold simultaneously, says AlixPartners research

Powertrain costs for electric vehicles identified as being two-and-a-half times higher than for traditional vehicles, yet sales per model through 2022 predicted to be just 15% of traditional models historically; total...


Education
 

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
PPG INDUSTRIES, LTD.

Company Established in 1883, PPG Industries manufactures protective and decorative coatings, sealants, adhesives, metal pretreatment products, flat glass, fabricated glass, continuous-strand fiberglass products, and...

ProcureCon Indirect 2015 Benchmarking Study

In anticipation of the 2015 ProcureCon Indirect 2015 conference, the organization released the results of this year’s benchmarking study. Take a look to see how your peers answered such questions as:- Which five in...


International Agenda