A framework is being established for the design and construction of up to £1bn in public amenities and services across the North West over four years.
Relating to individual projects valued at in excess of £9m, it is is estimated that the overall potential value of the work will be between £250m and £1bn.
The framework is being established by Manchester City Council on behalf of local authorities across Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside and Cheshire.
It relates to a wide range of potential projects, including the design and construction of shops, theatres and leisure facilities.
For further details, companies wishing to bid to join the framework should go to The Chest.