Birmingham based multi-disciplinary consultancy practice Acivico Group has been appointed to take over the Worcestershire County Council school services contract previously run by Place Partnership Ltd.  The appointment follows an extensive due diligence process conducted with Acivico and another service provider.

Coming into effect on 1st April 2021, the Worcestershire County Council schools contract will be managed by Acivico’s facilities management and projects team.

Chris Hall, Group Managing Director of Acivico, said: “We are delighted to be appointed and to have the opportunity to provide support to more than 90 schools located across Worcestershire.  Our appointment underlines our position as a leading service provider and partner of choice for educational establishments across the Midlands region.”

Acivico is a multi-disciplinary consultancy practice which employs 130 people. Providing a range of building control, design, consultancy and facilities management services, it works with organisations in the educational, housing, healthcare and public realm sectors.

Acivico has also been involved in the delivery of some of the most prestigious construction projects in the West Midlands region including Centenary Square, the redevelopment of Paradise Circus, HS2 and the 2022 Commonwealth Games.