Project Experience

As a new company, Widbrook Consulting is building a portfolio of interesting and challenging projects.  The examples below include both direct commissions and work recently undertaken by our senior staff in previous employment.  Further details are available on our case study sheets.

Management Consultancy

Developing and implementing contracts & procurement performance indicators for a major infrastructure services company.

Designing and implementing a compliance management system for contracts & procurement activities in a £200m pa business.

Market research and business plan development for an e-commerce plant hire initiative.

Root-cause analysis to identify failures in, and improvements to, engineering work planning systems.

Business process analysis and mapping to support staff transfer and associated safety assessments.

Role profiling and competence assessment of procurement and commercial staff.

Commercial Management

Development of contract templates and provision of procurement support for safety, ultrasonic inspection and other training services and healthcare contracts.

Procurement strategy, contract design and procurement management for a £250m series of plant supply and operating contracts.

Development and negotiation of telecommunications infrastructure maintenance contracts  valued at c£55m pa.

Commercial / cost review of £600m LRT (tram) project.

Project Management

Insourcing of 40 skilled engineering staff via TUPE transfer from a supplier to a client organisation.

Programme management of Railtrack’s New Maintenance Programme—a major business process re-engineering initiative intended to transfer responsibility for engineering decision making and work programming from contractors to the client organisation for approximately £1bn pa of infrastructure maintenance.