Walter Lilly are currently appointed as a contractor on the Engineering Delivery Framework with the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) for refurbishments on its APHA Weybridge site. Walter Lilly has successfully secured a position on two Lots.
In Lot 1, Walter Lilly is one of three contractors selected to work on designing, building and installing works inside a containment environment, and also testing, commissioning and validating newly installed equipment in a CL3 or CL4 environment.
Walter Lilly is also one of three contractors chosen for Lot 2, in which works include designing, building and installing general accommodation and site infrastructure projects which do not require working in high containment environments.
DEFRA’s Weybridge site is a world-class scientific facility with more than 20 high containment laboratories over a main site of 100 acres. As a wide variety of pathogens are contained on site, Walter Lilly’s experience and expertise in dealing with designing, building and installing works within a containment environment was crucial in being selected for the framework agreement.
Since the Engineering Delivery Framework commenced in 2017, projects have included:
Project Manager: Currie & Brown
PQS: Rider Levett Bucknall
Structural Engineer: ARUP, Ross and Partners
Services Engineer: ARUP, MG Partnership