This new contract will see Interserve deliver mechanical and engineering services across five sites totalling 74,400 square metres. These include the Old Road Campus and buildings located on the Churchill Hospital, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Warneford Hospital and John Radcliffe Hospital, all in Headington, Oxford.
The 24-7 contract will provide planned and reactive maintenance and repair, operating and configuring building control systems and energy management, with Interserve working in partnership with internal service departments.
Oxford University Estates Services mechanical engineer Mark Foxton said: "Through working with Interserve we will benefit from expansive industry knowledge and expertise in technical services. Their support and experience in delivering services within similar research environments, allows our departments to focus on their core business – medical research – and ensures our facilities are continually well maintained."