Wates Smartspace (FM) has landed a three-year contract with The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) to maintain its London estate.
The contract, which commenced on 1 August, sees Wates Smartspace delivering planned preventative maintenance services across 30 campus buildings, nine halls of residence and a 9.5 hectare sports ground spread across the City, from Aldwych to New Malden.
Work includes carrying out asset and condition surveys, with four engineers transferring from the previous FM provider.
The globally renowned LSE is ranked second in the world for social sciences. The British institution employs over 3,000 members of staff and educates around 9,500 full-time and 1,000 part-time students from over 140 countries, with an annual turnover of approximately £299m.
Wates Smartspace has recently won business with Twycross Zoo, ACCA and the Canadian High Commission in London.