Construction firm expands into East Midlands procurement framework

Henry Boot Construction has been re-appointed to the £8bn Procure Partnerships National Framework for its second iteration.

In addition to securing its position in the Yorkshire region, for which it was selected in 2019, the Sheffield firm has now been added to the East Midlands region of the framework as well.

The second framework will start to support the procurement of projects from November 2023 and run until 2027.

Henry Boot Construction’s Framework Manager, Jason Thompson, said,  “The framework really aligns with our own company values ambitions – putting social value, sustainability and technical innovation at the heart of the projects we undertake.

“In the first edition of the framework we represented Yorkshire, seeing us secure the £7.5m Weston Park Hospital Linear Accelerator contract

“We are now thrilled to be able to increase our coverage and add East Midlands to the programme. This will offer us and our supply chain even more business opportunities further afield and continue to grow our reputation across the UK.

“This is not just an opportunity to bid for and hopefully win projects, but it also will help to provide us with the support and growth opportunities that will allow us to expand our regional supply chain – supporting the wider sector in the Midlands and the North of England.”

Speaking about Henry Boot Construction’s appointment Robbie Blackhurst, Director at Procure Partnerships Framework at Procure Partnerships, said, “Henry Boot Construction has an extensive portfolio of delivering successful projects and we’re delighted to welcome them back onto the second iteration of the Procure Partnerships Framework.

“The new edition of the framework is set to transform public and private sector procurement and we look forward to seeing what Henry Boot achieves over the next four years.”

The Procure Partnerships Framework, established to support public sector bodies in procuring contractor partners, is divided regionally, supporting the framework values of local delivery with national governance.