Anchor

Anchor Framework

Sectors
Residential, Care
Status
In Progress
Client
Anchor Group
Project Value
£ 500m+

In the autumn of 2023, Dice Consulting Engineers were successful following a rigorous competitive tender process, securing a coveted position within a prestigious consultant’s framework to provide civil and structural engineering services for Anchor Group, the UK’s leading provider of specialist housing and care for seniors.

Anchor, a distinguished not-for-profit organisation, manages a vast portfolio of 54,000 homes across 1,700 sites, catering to the unique needs of older individuals in more than 85% of local authority jurisdictions in England. With approximately 9000 employees nationwide, Anchor’s mission encompasses diverse housing options, including care homes, retirement villages, extra care facilities, independent living, rented housing, and home ownership solutions.

The partnership between Dice Consulting Engineers and Anchor Group is underpinned by a shared commitment to innovation and excellence. Over the course of the four-year framework, Anchor aims to develop 5,700 new homes, prioritising the creation of vibrant retirement communities comprising 60+ homes for both sale and rent. These communities are designed to foster healthy, fulfilling lifestyles for both the vulnerable and elderly people in their later years.

Our Services

As one consultant from a select group of four civil and structural consultants appointed by Anchor, Dice Consulting Engineers has consistently demonstrated expertise and dedication in delivering a wide array of services. Projects within the framework, ranging in value from £5 million to £25 million+, have benefited from Dice’s comprehensive service offering, which includes; 

Civil and Structural Engineering Design: From feasibility stages to delivery on site, Dice provides meticulous design solutions tailored to each project’s unique requirements.

Pre-planning Services: Dice includes expertise in pre-planning services such as transportation, flood risk mitigation, drainage and many more. 

Site Investigations and Contaminated Land Surveys: Ensuring the safety and sustainability of every development, Dice conducts thorough site investigations and surveys, identifying and mitigating potential environmental risks to facilitate smooth project progression.

Surveys: Ensuring the safety and sustainability of every development, Dice conducts thorough site investigations and surveys, identifying and mitigating potential environmental risks to facilitate smooth project progression.

Our Commitment

Dice Consulting Engineers’ proactive approach, coupled with its technical proficiency, has been instrumental in the successful delivery of Anchor Group’s ambitious development goals. By consistently exceeding expectations and delivering value-driven solutions, Dice has cemented its reputation as a trusted partner in shaping the future of retirement communities across the United Kingdom. With a steadfast commitment to excellence and innovation, Dice Consulting Engineers remain poised to continue driving positive change and making lasting contributions to the communities they serve.