Gloucester construction company appointed to £350 million framework for housing provider

Abri EG Carter

Gloucester-based construction company E G Carter has been selected by one of the South of England’s largest housing providers, Abri, as one of eleven partners which will deliver at least 10,000 high-quality, sustainable homes over the next decade.

The framework agreement will also be available for use by members of Wayfarer, a consortium of housing associations, local authorities, and charitable partners.

James Pennington, Director of Development at Abri, said: “We’re really looking forward to working with partners who share our mutual interests to help build communities that provide social value. But it’s not just about building homes, this framework will also help to create jobs for people and provide educational opportunities. With our shared commitments to building high quality, sustainable homes this partnership led approach will enable us to build many new communities in the coming years.”

Mathew Vye, Associate Director at E G Carter & Co Ltd, added: “We are delighted to have been selected by the Abri to work collaboratively in developing new homes throughout the South of England under the contractor framework agreement.”