New contract ought to guarantee all Longurst houses are correctly heated
Beneath the contract, the house upkeep contractor, Mears, will present restore, upkeep and gasoline set up companies to greater than 18,000 properties, each business as home.
Works will embody emergency repairs to sizzling water and heating techniques in addition to boiler substitute work.
Colin Middlemas, managing director of Mears Housing, mentioned, "This settlement with one of many largest housing suppliers within the Midlands and East of England is the start of a incredible partnership. Combining Mears' 30 years of expertise in offering housing companies to native authorities and housing associations; and the Longhurst Group's imaginative and prescient of bettering the lives of all tenants, we all know we are able to supply one of the best to all our prospects. "
Mark Rogers, Longhurst Group Director, added, "Mears is strongly dedicated to our imaginative and prescient of bettering the lives of our prospects and, all through the tender course of, has demonstrated an understanding clear values of our group and wonderful worth for cash.
"The brand new contract, which is able to begin in July and last as long as 10 years, covers all repairs, upkeep and new heating installations. The brand new service will deal with our prospects and meet their assorted wants. "