Public sector
made simple


Existing Scape National frameworks have completed over £325m of projects with over £150m of projects in progress with Local Authorities, Educational, Blue Light services, NHS and other public bodies. As a best practice organisation, Scapes objectives for frameworks are:

  • Modernising the construction process
  • Delivering and demonstrating value for money
  • Better value from improved predictability
  • Closer working relationships
  • Collaborative working and early contractor involvement
  • Improvements in Health & Safety
  • Client preparation to contract
  • Training and development
  • Local employment and training through a pre-agreed plan
  • Fair payment
  • Directly assisting with service delivery
  • Creating sustainable places

Scape National framework agreements deliver the complete range of construction services required by the public sector:

  • Project and Cost Management
  • Major Project Contractor Services
  • Minor Project Contractor Services
  • Design and Technical Services
  • Specialist re-roofing and window replacement Contractors

Scape National Project Management & Quantity Surveying Framework:-

Summers Inman is a principal supply chain partner to Pick Everard who were appointed in 2011 as the sole provider for Scapes National Project Management and Quantity Surveying framework for the next four years.

The framework is the first of its kind run by Scape, allowing the public sector to benefit from very latest competitive market rates. Pick Everard supports SMEs with a 100% SME supply chain which uses local teams, delivering jobs in local regions in England, Scotland and Wales.

The Scape National Project Management and Quantity Surveying framework covers a broad range of services, including:-

  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Client representation and Employers Agent
  • Programme management
  • Development and relocation strategy
  • Site acquisition advice
  • Procurement strategy and contractor advice
  • Strategic Asset Management
  • Risk management
  • Cost estimating and planning
  • Lifecycle/whole life costing
  • Value Management and Engineering
  • Bills of Quantities
  • Tendering documentation, evaluation and management

Project types to be undertaken using Scape include:-

  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Offices
  • Utilities
  • Laboratories, Research & Technical
  • Sport & Leisure
  • Retail & Mixed Use
  • Residential
  • Custodial and Emergency Services


  • Quick to introduce
  • No direct tender costs
  • Incentivised contracts to improve delivery
  • Increased opportunity to deliver on time, cost and quality criteria
  • Minimising the period from project inception to start on site
  • Encouragement and support to deliver locally
  • Help to increase skills within your team
  • Opportunities for creating social and economic improvements
  • Value for money using effective, efficient and simple Scape processes

For further information please contact our Framework Directors  David Blakey and Ian Griffiths  email address;