Deal to run for four years

Mace, Gleeds and BDP are among 14 consultants to have claimed places on a new framework for Aston university.

The Birmingham university has unveiled a five-lot deal across a range of disciplines that will provide work to its capital developments programmes.


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Firms have been appointed to carry out project management, architectural, M&E, structural and civil engineering and building surveying services.

Ridge is the big winner claiming spots on three of the five lots.

The four year framework is expected to be worth £6.25m over the period, with the architectural consultancy services lot accounting for almost half of that figure.

Firms will work on both new build and refurbishment schemes.

Estate Capital Development consultancy services framework

Lot 1: Project management consultancy services 

Pick Everard

Lot 2: Architectural consultancy services

Broadway Malyan
Associated Architects
Robothams Architects
Glancy Nicholls Architects

Lot 3: Mechanical and electrical consultancy services

Couch, Perry & Wilkes
Stewart Associates 

Lot 4: Structural and civil engineering consultancy services

Civic Engineers
Couch Consulting Engineers

Lot 5: Building surveyor consultancy services