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Prima Uno win International Nuclear Services four-year framework

Prima Uno the specialist project controls, risk management, programme and project management consultancy (a BECBC member) has won a £2 million four-year framework for the Provision of Project Delivery for International Nuclear Services (INS) This is the first further Competition to be awarded by INS.

The framework will entail providing Programme Management, Project Management, Risk Management and Project Controls specialist services at INS offices in Warrington and Cumbria. The Framework will be managed by Sarah Purdham and Rachel Starkey.

Sarah Purdham, Managing Director of Prima Uno, said “Winning this framework means so much to me and all of our staff. We can continue our successful relationship with INS on a journey to deliver its long-term goal and mission. Winning this contract will assist in Prima Uno evolving from a Project Controls consultancy into our goal of increasing our service offering in Portfolio, Programme and Project Management. We worked tirelessly in tendering for this opportunity. Winning this framework was a huge target for us as we wanted to make a difference to INS. Our demonstrable experience helping blue chip clients achieve leading performance puts us in a wonderful position to deliver value to INS. Winning this contract will mean we will be increasing our team in Cumbria and Warrington. We have had a recruitment drive these last few months and will employing Programme Managers, Project Managers, Risk Managers, Project Controls (estimators, planners and cost engineers) and subject matter experts in programme governance and assurance. We are also looking forward to employing some graduates and apprentices.”

“This success is down to the exceptional service we provide and the quality of the people that work for us. The whole ethos of Prima uno is providing a quality service and offering something different. Our behaviours and values are very important at Prima Uno and all our staff embrace them. You are only as good as the people you employ and Prima Uno employees some very talented people.”

Offering a full range of services across the entire property and infrastructure lifecycle. Our mission is to work with clients around the world and build sustainable communities for the future.

We operate in many sectors such as:

  • Nuclear
  • Rail
  • Civil
  • Water
  • Utilities
  • Highways
  • Oil and Gas
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Tunnelling
  • Mining

2019 and 2020 has been a year of continued growth for Prima Uno with new clients and new industry sectors being added to the portfolio. We are looking at potentially opening a North East office this year to cater for our clients in the North East. Prima Uno has offices in Cumbria, Warrington and London.

We have further exciting news regarding two new contracts which will be released in the coming weeks.

Prima Uno delivers for following services:

  • Project Controls (estimating, cost engineering and planning)
  • Programme Management
  • Project Management
  • Independent Programme and Project Assurance
  • Risk and Value Management
  • Dispute Resolution (delay analysis, adjudication support, extension of time claims)
  • Project Controls Training

For more information about Prima Uno please visit the following websites or call 01946 817209

Photograph: l to r – Sarah Purdham Managing Director and Rachel Starkey Director