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Liverpool Aura

Cost Management

Project Overview

The Project involves the design and construction of 1,007 student units constructed over 5 Blocks (Section 1: Blocks 1,2 and 3, Section 2: Blocks 4 and 5). The overall scheme incorporates communal facilities including, lounge/study and lounge/games room and associated external works.


  • Occupying a prime location just a 4 minute walk to Liverpool University and within a 1 mile radius to all other Liverpool Universities.
  • Herbert T Forrest Limited was originally appointed as the Main Contractor to undertake the works, however after entering administration, Vermont had been appointed as the current Main Contractor to complete the remaining works, including undertaking any necessary corrective / remedial works.
  • Works are due to complete on the first phase in August 2021; with the second phase completing in 2022.
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Sector: Student Accommodation
  • Programme: 2020 to current
  • Procurement: Single Stage Design and Build – Negotiated
  • Services: Cost Management

Key Facts


1007 units

Communal space

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