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Watts’ work in the public sector

Watts Group, with over 45 years' experience of supporting central and local government, can add real value, support and assistance to the property and real estate teams.

Watts' work in partnership with estate teams across most aspects of the public sector and have developed an enviable reputation for client-focused and expert commercial advice, which we are able to deliver locally through our network of UK offices. Watts’ dedicated public sector teams are already working with:

  • Government departments;
  • over 30 local authorities; and
  • more than 15 universities across the country.

Watts is able to deliver a comprehensive range of professional services including: strategic asset review; development appraisal; value management; managing capital and maintenance works; sustainability advice; M&E engineering; and technical consultancy.

Many of our instructions being framework agreements or partnerships. This enables us to pro-actively share knowledge and best practice across the wider public sector and play a leading role in improving the delivery of front-line services, as well as continuous improvement of the construction industry.

Central Government Local Government Publicly Funded Bodies

The Carnegie Library, Liverpool
Client: OMI Architects
Office: Manchester
Cost: NA

Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Services
Client: Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Services
Office: Belfast
Cost: NA

SPT Condition Surveys
Client: Strathclyde Police (Property Services Department)
Office: Glasgow
Cost: N/A

Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Client: Operon Ltd for and on behalf of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Office: London
Cost: £2.2 million

Environment Agency Cabot House
Client: The Environment Agency
Office: Bristol
Cost: £10 million

Contact your local Watts office