Four firms sign £120m L&Q housing repair deal

Aaron Morby 11 years ago
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Housing association L&Q has finalised a new £120m four-year Planned Maintenance programme for its homes in London and the South East.

Following an extensive procurement process involving both resident board members and L&Q staff, contractors Apollo, Lakehouse, Mitie and United House signed contracts last week.

The contracts include replacement of kitchens, bathrooms, new gas central heating systems and electrical rewiring.

Specialist works will include asbestos surveying and removal if necessary and major adaptation works for residents with mobility issues.

Matthew Drake, L&Q Head of Programme Management said: “We have worked together with our residents to make sure we appointed the best suppliers to carry out this important refurbishment programme.”

“The new contracts will also provide employment opportunities for local people.”

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