Summers-Inman appointed to frameworks across the UK offering organisations access to a range of OJEU-compliant procurement routes  

As construction and property consultancy specialists we are a leading supplier to national and regional framework agreements which have been competitively tendered through open market competition.

These established public sector frameworks allow access to our services, through OJEU compliant routes. This enables an easier, quicker and cheaper procurements route through which public sector clients may appoint our services.

Where we work

We work nationally on the PROSPER framework, through CHIC (Communities & Housing Investment Consortium) we support various regions, via the Procure Partnerships Framework approved supplier agreement which supports public sector bodies to procure contract partners, the NHS Shared Business Services framework and the ESPO property, building and infrastructure framework.

We are also appointed to the North Eastern Universities Purchasing Consortium (NEUPC) construction professional services framework agreement.


As a multi-disciplinary consultancy, we are approved suppliers across a range of disciplines from surveying, health & safety, employers agent, principal designer, quantity surveying, project management and integrated team services.

Which services we provide

  • Quantity Surveying
  • Project Management
  • Employer’s Agent
  • Building Surveying
  • Principal Designer

The benefits of frameworks

Frameworks are invaluable to us as they keep standards high across the industry, provide easy routes for public sector clients to procure goods and services from us and give us access to high-quality projects on a national basis.

Frameworks also help raise standards in the industry, in terms of materials, processes and reporting, ensuring that suppliers to the public sector are constantly evolving their business practices and sustainability efforts.

The benefits of working with us

As a business we are constantly looking to improve our client service and as experienced partners on frameworks, we have the depth and breadth of both service and knowledge to deliver on client projects across a range of clients.

Past and present client projects include:

1. St George’s Academy, Sleaford: Project management & quantity surveying for a two-storey extension to provide five new teaching classrooms, ancillary accommodation and a first-floor extension to create performing arts space. Procured through the Procure Partnerships Framework Approved Supplier Agreement.

2. Teesside University Net Zero Building: Project management and quantity surveying for a Net Zero Carbon and BREEAM Outstanding-rated national facility for technological research, development, demonstration and transfer. Procured through the NEUPC Consultants’ Framework.

External render of the Net Zero Industry Innovation Centre at Teesside University. GSSArchitecture and 3DLABS.

3. Teesside University The Buttery: Quantity surveyor & contract administrator for design and extensive refurbishment of an existing two-storey building in addition to a new extension to create a postgraduate student study with a BREEAM Excellent rating. Procured through the NEUPC Consultants’ Framework.

We operate nationally from a network of eight offices in Edinburgh, Newcastle, Teesside, Manchester, Leeds, Leicester, Birmingham and London.

If you need any advice on construction procurement or to procure your next project, contact our specialist team here.

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