Winners unveiled for £400m Essex framework

Grant Prior 3 years ago
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Essex County Council has revealed a new and longer line-up of builders to deliver a £400m construction programme of mainly school projects.

The Essex Construction Framework 2 (ECF2) comes into force next month replacing the existing deal which has been responsible for £200m of work over the last four years.

The council said it has “sought to minimise the exposure of the new framework to contractor failure by increasing the number of contractors from five contractors under the existing framework to eight under ECF2.”

Lakehouse Contracts – which ceased trading last year – was among the winners of the original deal.

More than 40 contractors applied for places on the ECF2 which will last for the next four years and be available to other contracting bodies to use.

The winning firms by lots are:

Lot 1A –East Essex : £0 -£1.5m

  • Beardwell Construction
  • NetZero Buildings
  • Phelan Construction
  • T J Evers
  • Coulson & Son
  • Borras Construction
  • Bakers of Danbury
  • SEH French

Lot 1B –West Essex : £0 -£1.5m

  • Beardwell Construction
  • NetZero Buildings
  • Phelan Construction
  • T J Evers
  • Borras Construction
  • Bakers of Danbury
  • Rose Builders
  • O. Seaman & Son

Lot 2 : £1m-£4.5m

  • Morgan Sindall
  • R G Carter Ipswich
  • Barnes Construction
  • Kier Eastern
  • Phelan Construction
  • Beardwell Construction
  • ENGIE Regeneration
  • T J Evers Ltd

Lot 3 : Over £4m

  • Morgan Sindall
  • Barnes Construction
  • R G Carter Ipswich
  • Kier Eastern
  • Willmott Dixon
  • ENGIE Regeneration
  • BAM Construction
  • Graham Construction

 

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