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Down to last three for £120m northeast schools deal

17 Sep 13 Three contractors have been short-listed by the Department of Education to build 12 schools in the northeast under the Priority School Building Programme (PSBP).

Miller Construction, Laing O’Rourke and Sir Robert McAlpine have been invited to continue to the next stage for the North East Private Finance batch of schools. Estimated contract value is £80m to £120m.

The PSBP North East Private Finance Project is a batch of six secondary schools and six primary schools.

It is the second of five privately-financed projects that are being delivered through the PSBP.

The schools to be re-built are:

  •     Mandale Mill Primary School
  •     Longbenton Community College
  •     Front Street Community Primary School
  •     Lingey House Primary School
  •     Roman Road Primary School
  •     Seaham School of Technology
  •     Bedlingtonshire Community High School
  •     The Duchess’s Community High School
  •     Laurence Jackson School
  •     Hylton Castle Primary School
  •     Hetton School
  •     Shiney Row Primary School

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