£95m Edinburgh consultants framework winners

Aaron Morby 12 months ago
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More than 50 consultants have won places on a major new consultancy framework for Edinburgh following one of the most competitive procurement exercises ever held by the council.

The move is expected to unlock up to £95m in architectural, engineering and project management contracts over the next four years.

It will be used to support the delivery of schools, early years centres, sports facilities and affordable homes for residents across the Capital.

The inclusion for the first time of Passivhaus Architects spots will ensure that new buildings are energy efficient and that the city’s net-zero carbon by 2030 target sits at the heart of all capital projects.

Edinburgh professional services framework

Project Management Services – (Value £8m)

Thomas & Adamson, Gleeds, Currie & Brown UK, Turner & Townsend Project Management, WSP UK, and Faithful+Gould

Building Surveying Services (£8m)

Thomson Gray, Thomas & Adamson, Summers-Inman, Faithful+Gould, Currie & Brown and Gleeds

Quantity Surveying Services (£10m)

Currie & Brown, Faithful+Gould , Robinson Low Francis, Doig and Smith, Armour Construction Consultants and Thomas & Adamson

Architectural Services – Education/Non-residential (£10m)

Architype, Anderson Bell Christie, Holmes Miller, AHR Architect, Smith Scott Mullan Associates and Reiach and Hall Architects

Architectural Services – Residential (£10m)

Anderson Bell Christie, Cooper Cromar, Smith Scott Mullan Associates, Hawkins Brown Design, 7N Architects, Collective Architecture and Hypostle Architects

Architectural Services – Landscape (£3m)

Atkins, Rankinfraser Landscape Architecture, Hirst Landscape Architects, Sweco UK and LDA Design

Structural and Civil Engineering Services (£12m)

G3 Consulting Engineers, Harley Haddow, Will Rudd Davidson, David Narro Associates, Mott MacDonald and Pick Everard

Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Services (£10m)

Harley Haddow, Pick Everard, Blackwood Partnership, Hurley Palmer Flatt, Rybka and TUV SUD

Interior Design Services (£6m)

HLM Architect, Holmes Miller, Space Solutions, Hawkins Brown Design, Scott Brownrigg and Atkins

Multi-Discipline Design Team Services (£12m)

Faithful+Gould, Turner Townsend Project Management, Currie Brown, Thomas & Adamson, 7N Architects, and Atkins

Passivhaus Designer (Architect) Services (£2m)

Architype, Robert Potter and Partners, ADP, ECD Architects, NPS Property Consultants and HLM Architect

Transportation Services (£4m)

Peter Brett Associates, WSP, Sweco UK, Mott MacDonald, Atkins, and Arcadis Consulting (UK)

*All ranked in order of highest scoring bid first

The council’s commitment to prioritising small business spending has resulted in more than 70% of successful bidders being SMEs.

Every supplier is also committed to paying the Living Wage and carrying out community benefits as part of any work they secure.

Councillor Rob Munn, Finance and Resources Convener, said: “With over 180 bidders vying for a place, this is one of the biggest procurement exercises we’ve ever undertaken as a council.

“At a time when the Council faces great financial pressures, the flexibility offered by the new approach is also expected to generate efficiencies of more than £10 million over four years.”

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