Design and Construction

The Design and Construction Team incorporates designers, project managers, engineers, construction managers, supply chain experts and safety professionals into a single delivery-focussed construction team. This promotes a coordinated approach to managing both the tactical and operational delivery of construction and maintenance work from initial brief through to final defects clearance.

How we can help your school

The Design and Construction Team consists of two service streams providing a construction lead end-to-end service provider for all capital works and programmes within the Project and Framework Agreements exclusivity bands:

  • Management, Design and Construction of Works with values from £2k to £4m
  • Professional Service in connection with Construction Projects

We focus on collaborating with customers, stakeholders, building users and project funders to enable efficient implementation and timely delivery of high quality projects. The team directly manage initial surveys, design development, construction activities, testing programmes, commissioning and the installation of soft furnishings. All managed under a single project programme to allow integrated management of deadlines, costs and risk.

Key benefits to the school

  • Professional service for all capital and programmed works
  • Guaranteed cost of delivery through agreed prices for services included in a defined and agreed proposal
  • Assurance of building maintenance statutory compliance
  • Access to high quality professional support and advice throughout project works
  • Peace of mind dealing with an experienced partner with a track record of working in schools
  • Continued support through our Schools Direct maintenance service contract

What does the service offer?

We are well-placed to respond promptly to any new project needs and can tailor our delivery model to suit a wide range of requirements. Our comprehensive service portfolio includes:

  • Building and Maintenance Works
  • Construction Management
  • Architectural and Building Services Design
  • Project Cost and Risk Management
  • Construction Design Management Co-ordinators
  • Building and Environmental Surveying
  • Ground Investigation


Prices are available on application.


Harriet Alderman
Schools Business Development Manager
Tel: 0844 264 2204 (Option 6)

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