New consultancy framework launched

Reallies partnership appoints 95 consultants to new social housing consultancy framework worth £22.7 million

Reallies, the national procurement partnership between Procure Plus, Efficiency North and the Central Housing Investment Consortium, has awarded places to 95 companies on its new Consultancy Framework.

This new national framework provides a cost-effective and legally compliant way for social housing providers to access a wide range of consultancy expertise quickly and easily.

The framework has an estimated total value of £22.7 million over its four-year lifetime and is broken down into 15 lots covering a wide range of construction related consultancy services in the following areas:

  • Site Investigation

  • Asbestos Surveys

  • Stock Condition and Building Surveyor

  • Principal Designer

  • Employers Agent

  • Architectural Services

  • Mechanical and Electrical

  • Quantity Surveying

  • Structural Engineering

  • Clerk of Works

  • Multi-Disciplinary Services

  • Energy Assessment

  • Energy Efficient and Renewables

  • Retrofit Coordination Services

  • Asset Management Services

Mike Brogan, Chief Executive of the Reallies Partnership, said: “Over the years we have found that our Consultancy Framework has become increasingly popular, and as we continue to listen to our valued customers we have tailored this latest offering to suit the needs of those looking for professional services from market leading and local firms, at rates that produce significant savings from list prices.”

Lee Parkinson, Chief Executive of Efficiency North, commented: “I’m very pleased that the framework has achieved such an excellent offer not only in terms of the full range of professional services but also the range of social value options to support training and employment opportunities."

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Written by Liz Butcher

Efficiency North group marketing and communications lead.