Austin-Smith:Lord Appointed to £500M Pagabo Framework


Austin-Smith:Lord Appointed to £500M Pagabo Framework

Austin-Smith:Lord are delighted to be appointed to Pagabo’s Professional Services Framework.

Launching in April, the second generation of the Professional Services Framework anticipates a fee value of £500m over a four year period and will see 77 providers split across 18 service specific lots in seven geographical regions including civil, structural and highways engineering, building services, landscaping and building surveying. Austin-Smith:Lord have been appointed to the lots covering Heritage and Landscape Architectural Design Services.

Simon Toplass, CEO at Pagabo, said: “We were blown away by the number of responses to the tender for this second iteration of our Professional Services framework. It’s been a hugely competitive process due to the record number of applications from well over 200 individual providers.

The current generation of the framework has enabled close to 700 projects since its inception and is on track to reach its upper limit of £200m. Furthermore, over £141m of social value has been enabled to date.

Mike Yates and Matthew Dyer from Austin-Smith:Lord attended the framework introductory meetings on 4th Feb in London and 5th Feb in Leeds.

The second generation of the Professional Services framework will run for four years, becoming active from April 2020.