23 March 2023 – London: Southern Construction Framework (SCF) has awarded GRAHAM a place on its £4.5 billion construction framework for work on public sector projects in the south of England.
GRAHAM has been awarded all of the lots applied for, the highest value bands for projects in London, South West, and South East England.
SCF is a leading construction procurement framework delivered by the public sector for the public sector in the South of England (SW, SE and London). It has delivered over £8 billion worth of combined construction schemes, helping clients to deliver around £500m building work every year since it began in 2006.
SCF provides construction procurement across public sectors including education, health, sport & leisure, fire and police and Build to Rent (inc. hotels, industrial units, offices).
This is the organisation’s fifth-generation framework and will run until 2027. It covers public sector construction work in education, healthcare, leisure, emergency services, and local government, and has a total of five lots:
- Lot 1 – South West England – for projects with a value of £4 million plus
- Lot 2 – South East England – for projects with a value of £4 million plus
- Lot 3 – London – for projects with a value of £4 million plus
- Lot 4 – West Region of SW England – for projects with a value of £1 million to £5 million (a new lot for the framework)
- Lot 5 – East Region of SW England – for projects with a value of £1 million to £5 million (also a new lot)
Rod McMullan, GRAHAM Director for the Framework said:
“We are delighted and excited by gaining a much sought after place on SCF Construct which is an industry-leading framework achieving value from two-stage procurement with a collaborative and flexible approach. This follows on from our recent success in gaining a place on the SCF Residential framework and adds to our portfolio, offering and growing presence in South England.”
Kingsley Clarke and Adam Sanford, SCF Operation Leads, commented
“We are delighted to welcome GRAHAM to our fifth generation of the SCF Construct framework for the first time. Their expertise and experience will be a new and invaluable addition to the framework and we look forward to working with them to give our clients the best in innovation and delivery.”