Softworx have been awarded a 5-year framework contract to provide fully managed technology services to SHG (Structured House Group)'s Student Accommodation sites.
SHG currently operate 12 live developments in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee, Plymouth and shortly also Manchester, with several additional sites in the pipeline.
Softworx will supply Next Generation Fibre Connections, Security, Audio-Visual and the latest Cloud Managed Wi-Fi technology across all of SHG’s UK developments.
The contract is for an initial 5-year period with the option to extend for a further 3 years.
Alan Smillie, Director of Softworx, says:
“We are delighted to partner with a such a forward-thinking company as SHG. All developments will give students the fastest and most secure wi-fi available in todays market. PBSA (Purpose Built Student Accommodation) is a very competitive sector and SHG are raising the bar when it comes to room fit out, communal facilities and technology”.
Craig Inglis, CEO of Structured House, comments:
“The last year has been our most successful to date, with our team achieving double-digit growth during that time.
"Bringing in strong experience is part of our strategic growth plan, and as such, it is vital that we work with a trusted technology partner who can meet and exceed our high expectations. We were impressed by Softworx's robust, cost-effective and innovative solutions, flexible commercial terms and ability to simplify the technology we require, and we look forward to working with them in this exciting new phase."