Selection of our property experience

Opex Consulting provide FM consultancy services for all types of Facilities Management projects and market sectors including; Education, Health, MOD, Commercial Property, Industrial, Libraries, Student Accommodation, Bluelight, Care Homes and Civic Buildings.

Below is a sample of some of our commissions across these sectors. Please click for more details.

Ealing, West London

FM Consultancy services for the SPV and FM companies for this PFI bundle schools project . The consultancy services included FM bid text and FM costs, commercial support through the FC process and Implementation management in the lead up to the operational go live date.

Newcastle City Council

Our role was to initially provide broad FM costs to the SPV, then after acceptance of these, to join the team and lead the FM negotiations alongside the SPV’s TA through the full Preferred Bidder stage.

PFI Schools project Northampton, UK

FM Consultancy services for both the SPV and FM companies for this PFI schools project. Leading the FM bid from PQQ to Financial Close, drafting method statement, full hard/soft FM cost and lifecycle replacement modelling, including commercial support through the Preferred Bidder and Financial Close processes.

Bluewater and Touchwood Shopping Centres

Our brief was to benchmark the lifts and escalators (L&E) contracts at both sites, along with the internal and external landscaping maintenance contract at the Bluewater site. In addition we were asked to market test the security services at both sites.

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service

Following a successful consultancy tender to the TWFRS, our role was to develop a comprehensive data set of soft FM costs for related fire and rescue PFI contracts to add to our own blue light data sets.

Cornwall Schools

This benchmarking review was complex by way of the range of services, the variety of schools, the demographics and locations of the schools. The FM Client provided Opex with a broad range of cost information, and specification requirement.

Serviced Office Complex Thorpe Park, Leeds

The Icon Business Centre has won several accolades and awards for its Green credentials. Our service included development of a full asset register and critical system list together with ongoing asset management advice.

HRCC Building, Cambridge

Our service included procurement of FM contract to cover all required services together with taking lead role on negotiation with CCC on FM related commercial issues on behalf of Ashwell Properties.

HSE, Bootle

The new HQ for HSE involved preparation for the relocation of 3000 staff from 6 leased buildings and both hard and soft FM services

Leicester College of Higher Education

Our brief was to undertake a full cleaning strategy review across the colleges 4 campuses, in preparation for the completion of the college’s £44m refurbishment and new build project.

Barnfield College, Luton

Our brief was to undertake a full FM audit and review of the current operational models and cost base at the two existing academies.