College FM Audit

Client: Barnfield College, Luton

Where: Barnfield West Academy and Barnfield South Academy, Luton


Services: FM Audit / Review and development of Operational Strategy and Lifecycle Cost Analysis for two new replacements Academies


Role Summary:

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

  • Caretaking
  • Maintenance
  • Cleaning
  • Catering
  • Waste
  • Grounds Maintenance
  • Security services.

Following the conclusion of this college FM audit, we then developed new operational structures and cost profiles for the proposed new Academy’s together with the development of 25-year lifecycle cost models. Opex Provided a full detailed report on our findings and advised the clients on any forward actions to be taken in response to the report.


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