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Published

3rd January 2013

Knowledge Type

Micro-report

Organisation

, London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG)

Major Project

London 2012

Authors

Amanda Aukett, Venues Sustainability Manager, LOCOG; Emma Nicholson, Venues Sustainability Manager, LOCOG

Of Interest To

Contractors Private sector clients Public sector clients

Managing sustainability obligations within events infrastructure contracts

Summary

The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) was responsible for procuring and managing the installation and decommissioning of ‘overlay commodities’ valued at more than £500 million, including more than 92,000 square metres of cabins, more than 232,000 square metres of tents, 20,000 temporary seats and 122 kilometres of fencing.