The CPC's framework agreement for Structured Cabling offers a range of equipment and associated installation, support and maintenance services for network and data cabling, including:

  • Communication cabinets
  • Fibre optic cabling
  • Voice and data cabling
  • Cat 5e and 6e Structured data cabling
  • Ducting
  • Patch structured data cabling
  • Cabling services including supply, installation, fault testing, and rectification
  • Ongoing maintenance, training and support.

It was awarded on 19th September 2016 and runs to 18th September 2019 with a possible extension to 18th September 2020.

Key Benefits of this Framework

  1. Access to eight specialist network cabling suppliers.
  2. Substantial discounts across all equipment, services, and peripherals.
  3. A fast and compliant route to market through mini competition.
  4. Contract management support from the CPC team.

Supplier Details

Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
ACEDA Limited 2016/1614 Regional
CDW Limited 2016/1633 Nationwide
IP Communications Limited 2016/1617 Nationwide
IT3000 Ltd 2016/1620 Nationwide
Network Installation Solutions Ltd 2016/1618 Nationwide
Sudlows Enterprise Services Limited 2016/1616 Nationwide
WT Parker Ltd 2016/1619 Nationwide

How can I use this Framework

CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.

Tenet logo

If you require support in running a further competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.

Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.

Go to Tenet Services

Get a Quote

The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on our frameworks for purchases that fall below £181,302.

"The Quote Tool was easy to use and time saving, resulting in a straightforward process where we just had to put the details in once and could then use the reputable suppliers already recommended."

Deborah Anderson-Dixon, Finance Manager at Sir William Romney's School

For purchases that exceed £181,302, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available that complies with the regulations to allow electronic tender returns whilst still being free to use for our members. Find out more about CPC Sourcing Cloud.

Use This Framework

To use this framework and get a quote you need to sign in.

Create a User Account

To create a free user account your institution needs to be a CPC member, CPC membership is completely free for educational establishments.

When you join the CPC you will receive some amazing benefits including access to 66 frameworks and specialist procurement advice, plus you won't be inundated with lots of marketing calls and emails that you don't need.

The joining form only takes a few minutes to complete and upon registering as a member you will typically be approved within 10 minutes (during the hours of 9am and 4.30pm).

To see if your institution is already registered as a CPC member use the search bar below, if your institution is not a member click the Join the CPC button. Remember CPC membership is free for educational establishments.

Search for your institution

Associated Documentation

The following documents are associated with this framework. Some are required for successful use of the framework and are clearly marked.

File Details Essential
User GuideThis is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids. YesDownload

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this framework is Crescent Purchasing Consortium.

Ioana Maier

  • Name: Ioana Maier
  • Tel: 0161 974 0958
  • Email:
  • Chat with our helpdesk: Live Chat