11 January 2021

Following a rigorous pre-qualification process managed by procurement specialists, ProcurePublic, London-based contractor, Clifford Devlin has been awarded a place on the demolition framework for Central & Cecil Homes Housing Trust. The contract will run for a duration of 4 years.

“We believe that our experience and ability to deliver complex, multi-disciplined enabling works across a range of sectors was key to us gaining a place on this major framework,” said Head of Group Operations, Liam Hennessy, “We hope this will provide the company with a stable a pipeline of future opportunities.”

ProcurePublic estimates the Framework could account for spend across the UK of up to £80m, over the next four years. It is available for use by any UK public sector organisation that seeks demolition, site preparation, civils or clearance work. The framework is not divided into lots and covers all disciplines associated with construction enabling works including:

  • Deconstruction and dismantling
  • Explosive demolition
  • High reach
  • Strip out
  • Structural alterations
  • Saw cutting and diamond drilling
  • Groundworks
  • Associated civils work
  • Site clearance and reclamation
  • Waste management

Mark Harrison, Procurement Director for ProcurePublic said: “It was important for us to focus on demonstrable demolition experience in Top Down and Large Panel System construction. We were extremely impressed with the calibre and quality of tenders received and the supplier partners, who now feature on our locked in four-year agreement.”

Central & Cecil Homes Housing Trust (C&C) provides both affordable and luxury properties for sale and rental and care homes, all exclusively for those aged 55 and over in locations across the city. The Established in 1926 Cecil Homes merged with Central London Housing Trust in 1993 to form C&C.

ProcurePublic Ltd was founded in 2015 as a consulting, asset management, technology and innovation firm. It manages the procurement process of various framework contracts  that allows its clients to demonstrate Best Practice through smart procurement techniques. Clients include housing associations, healthcare organisations, Bluelight, local government, charities and transport providers.

Clifford Devlin has been providing the construction sector with enabling works for nearly 60 years. As well as a comprehensive range of demolition disciplines the company also provides licenced asbestos removal and buildings works. Clifford Devlin recently completed a £7.5m enabling works package at the Euston hub of HS2.