Estate Services is responsible for all projects valued over £25,000.


Estate Services manages a variety of refurbishment, new build, service installation and estate management projects every year on behalf of the University, Colleges and Services.

Estate Services is responsible for capital project delivery for all University projects that are over £25,000 in value or require management under the Construction Design and Management (CDM) regulations. Smaller projects and planned and reactive maintenance are managed by Campus Services Help Desk.

Projects are funded in a number of ways: by a College or Service, from donations/third party contributions, research grants, from HEFCE grant funding or from specific budgets set aside for upgrades and maintenance.

Please also see the information on capital planning and project authorisation on Finance Services site.

Post project customer feedback

EDS were very professional during the whole project and the students benefitted from their expertise.

The efficiency, work carried out and communication make these projects a pleasure to experience and the end results superb.