The East London Solutions procurement group, which includes the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Newham, Redbridge, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest, will divide the haul of planned jobs between 11 contractors.
Jobs wil be let as minor works (£50k-£2m) and major project packages.
- Barnes Construction
- Borras Construction
- Cosmur Construction
- Higgins Construction
- Lakehouse Contracts
- Neilcott Construction
- McLaren Construction
- Willmott Dixon
Major and minor works framework
A further housing specific construction framework agreement is also planned to be implemented in early summer 2012.
Tracie Evans, corporate director finance and resources, said: “These Frameworks will not only help the council get better value from its investments in construction work but will also provide training and skills opportunities for local people as well as adding a significant contribution to the local economy.”