Fitzgerald (Civil Engineer Contractors)

Partnering

Partnership Working is one of our core values and we are committed to working in a non-adversarial way on an “open book” basis.

This is demonstrated through a number of partnering arrangements with a range of clients including Wolverhampton City Council, Walsall Council, Sandwell MBC and the Highways Agency through their Managing Agent contracts (MAC) and Asset Support Contracts (ASC) where we are delivering a range of highways and civil engineering schemes.

The Highways and Infrastructure Works Frameworks Agreement

Fitzgerald Contractors have been appointed by Birmingham City Council as one of its’ preferred highways improvements contractors for the next four years to 2018.

The Highways and Infrastructure Works Frameworks Agreement has been broken down into four lots governing minor and major works in the West Midlands.

Fitzgerald Contractors are one of only two Contractor who have been appointed under all four lots of the Framework, which is estimated to be a £200m works programme. The Framework can also be utilised by other West Midland public sector bodies which has the potential to increase the works programme significantly

West Midlands Passenger Transport Executive

Framework Agreement for Civil Engineering Works

Fitzgerald Contractors are the only contractor to have been appointed to all 3 Lots of the ‘Centro’ Civil Engineering Framework. The Framework is utilised by Centro and Local Authorities within the Midlands to procure Civil Engineering works.

The Framework runs to December 2017 and is utilised to procure highway improvements, public realm schemes, traffic safety schemes, footway schemes, environmental improvements and park and ride schemes.

Under the Centro Framework Fitzgerald are currently working for Wolverhampton City Council, Sandwell Borough Council, Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council and Birmingham City Council

Provision of Engineering and Construction Works 2014

Fitzgerald Contractors have been appointed to Lots 1,3 and 5 of the Warwickshire County Council Framework Contract for the Provision of Engineering and Construction Works 2014.

The Framework covers Highway, Structural and Other Civil Engineering Works including Agricultural Buildings and Waste Recycling Site Works.

The Framework is for a four year period ending in 2018 and enables Fitzgerald Contractors to continue their excellent working relationship with Warwickshire County Council that has been established over many years.

Telford and Wrekin Council Highway Maintenance Contract

The original 4 year programme comprised of the provision of general highway improvements and highway maintenance works for Telford and Wrekin Council. The contract included traffic safety schemes, footway schemes, junction improvements and environmental improvements.
 
Having successfully completed the initial 2 year framework, from 2003 to 2005, we were reappointed to the new 2 year framework up until 2007. More recently Telford and Wrekin have appointed us again for a 3 year framework 2012-2015.

Birmingham City Council Footway Maintenance Contract

This 2 year framework ran from 2008 to 2010 and comprised of the provision of reactive and planned footway maintenance and support for the winter maintenance programme for Birmingham City Council. In total we delivered 110 schemes under the framework with a combined value of £3.8 million.

Sandwell MBC Framework Contract for Minor Works

This contract has comprised of the provision of general highway improvements for Sandwell MBC including highway improvements, traffic safety schemes, footway schemes and environmental improvements. Having successfully completed the initial 4 year framework from 2006 to 2010, we were reappointed on another new framework in January 2010, which ran until December 2012. The annual value of works throughout the duration of the programme has equated to circa £2 million per annum.
 
In total we have delivered in excess of 30 commissions under the programme ranging in value from £5,000 up to £1 million, with a combined value of £4 million.

Wolverhampton City Council Highway Improvements and Alterations

This 10 year programme comprised of the provision of general highway improvements for Wolverhampton City Council including highway improvements, public realm schemes, traffic safety schemes, footway schemes, environmental improvements and home zones.

Walsall Council Transportation Capital Framework

This 4 year framework from 2009 to 2013 is valued at £40 million and consists of the delivery of “Red Route” and other strategic highway improvements across the Borough.

Accreditations and Affiliations