Ward Williams Associates reappointed to NHS SBS framework agreement

Ward Williams Associates, a national property and construction consultancy, has been named as a supplier on the NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) Healthcare Planning, Construction Consultancy and Ancillary Services framework agreement for the second time running.

The four-year appointment, which commences today, sees Ward Williams secure a spot on three Lots: Project Management, Quantity Surveying and Net Zero, Environmental Consultancy & Sustainability.

Andy Snapes, Senior Partner at Ward Williams said:

“We are delighted to have been reappointed to the framework agreement in recognition of the range and depth of our offering as well as the commitment of our people to delivering excellent quality work.

“In particular, we are pleased to have secured a place on the new Net Zero, Environmental Consultancy & Sustainability Lot, which reflects our aim as the world’s first B Corp chartered surveyor to influence a more sustainable built environment for people, places and the planet.

“Since our first appointment four years ago, we have supported the delivery of state-of-the-art facilities for the likes of University Hospitals Dorset, Thames Hospice Windsor, University Hospital Plymouth, and Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.

“We look forward to continuing our close working relationship with the NHS and its partners nationwide, as well as forming new connections with other public clients.”

Melissa King, Senior Category Manager – Construction and Infrastructure:

“We’re excited to launch our Healthcare Planning, Construction Consultancy and Ancillary Services framework agreement, which replaces our successful Construction Consultancy Services 2 framework agreement. It is designed to support the NHS and wider public sector by providing high-quality, innovative and cost-effective solutions through UK-wide coverage, a unique depth of expertise and a broad range of suppliers.”

About Ward Williams Associates

Ward Williams Associates are property and construction consultants with nearly 50 years experience working across all sectors. WWA has a team of over 130 staff who work with a broad range of clients from its 7 UK offices in London, Gloucester, Exeter, Plymouth, Winchester, Manchester and Truro. WWA is proud to provide assurance, confidence and value, demonstrated by its long term client relationships with many household names, national and international companies and public sector bodies.


About NHS Shared Business Services

NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) was created in 2004 by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to deliver corporate services to the NHS. A unique joint venture with Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital services and software development, it makes life easier for NHS employees, patients and suppliers, and delivers value for money to the taxpayer.

Proud members of the NHS family, NHS SBS is the country’s leading supplier of corporate services to the NHS, and manages over 40 framework agreements covering a wide range of clinical and corporate goods and services.

Committed to being a force for good, NHS SBS is dedicated to acting responsibly and sustainably at organisational, team and individual level. Sharing common values and unity of purpose with the rest of the NHS family, its solutions are underpinned by cutting-edge technologies and the teams’ expertise, in-depth understanding of the NHS, and commitment to service excellence.