Public Procurement

Public Procurement

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Hans Wilhelm Alfen

Contact: Anton Zhyzhyl


Terms and scripts:

available on moodle


The aim of this lecture is to introduce the technical, economic and contractual/legal basics of Public Private Partnerships and other modern procurement methods. A comprehensive lifecycle-related, risk-aware and economic thinking as well as understanding the requirements, advantages and disadvantages on the side of the public authorities and private business are of particular importance.

Privatisation and privatisation models, market economic, legal and organisational frameworks and requirements on the side of the public authorities and in the construction economy; lifecyle and supply chain of infrastructure, peculiarities in tendering, preparation of an offer, placing of an order and project realisation; consortial cooperation and tasks of a project company; instruments for structuring projects, project specific aspects; project case studies.