This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

MoD contract at Corsham to Interserve

04 August 2008

Interserve in consortium with John Laing has won the PFI contract to create and manage a new office and accommodation complex for the MoD at Corsham, Wiltshire. The construction and facilities management value of the project is £310m.

The MoD, through Defence Equipment and Support’s Information Systems & Services organisation (DE&S ISS), will establish a communication centre of excellence at Corsham, with a working and living environment capable of supporting an estimated 2,200 military and civilian staff. All essential DE&S ISS MoD personnel and business partners will co-locate on the single site.

The consortium will work with DE&S ISS and Defence Estates throughout the project. Interserve will be involved alongside Laing O’Rourke during the construction of the new flagship offices and single living accommodation and will then provide a range of FM services worth £194m over the 25-year operational phase. Construction will begin immediately and is expected to be complete by 2011. Interserve and John Laing will each invest £7.0m in the project as their respective 50 per cent equity/sub-debt stake.

“The agreement of this strategically important contract represents a unique opportunity,” remarked Adrian Ringrose, Interserve’s Chief Executive. “Working with our consortium partners we shall create and manage a specialised environment that will allow the MoD to exploit fully its world-leading communications expertise. We shall be drawing on our experience of defence operations gained over many years in contracts where we support the MoD both in the UK, such as in our management of the entire Defence Training Estate, and abroad in locations including Cyprus and the South Atlantic.”

Contact Details and Archive...

Print this page | E-mail this page


View more articles
Article image

PFM Partnership Awards 2019 winners announced

Winners of this year’s PFM Awards received their trophies last night at the spectacular evening of celebration once again held at London’s The Brewery venu...
Article image

Why the Law Says You Need a Nappy Bin Disposal Service

At home, parents are used to disposing of their babies’ used nappies the same way they do any other domestic waste - bagging it up and sticking it in the r...
Article image

Finalists confirmed for PFM Awards 2019 Account Director of the Year

Following another year of high entry levels for the Account Director of the Year category, four have been selected as the 2019 finalists....
Article image

PFM Awards 2019 categories launched

Those wishing to enter the PFM Partnership Awards this year can now access all the relevant information at Read more Read later

Benchmarking maintenance

BSRIA has just published this year's operation and maintenance benchmarking report as a guide for building operators to evaluate their performance against ...
Article image

How to make working from home become a suitable workplace

The trend of employees working from home is on the rise, and it is only set to increase over the coming years due to the many benefits it provides....