Alliance has been working together to develop a holistic
approach to retrofitting incorporating contractors, consultants,
suppliers, products, services, skills, jobs and resident
The process incorporated product development using consultants
and 'Registered Provider' user and product groups and, extensive
expertise and research through the Tenant Participation and
Advisory Service (TPAS) and Fusion21's Knowledge Transfer
Partnership with The University of Salford.
The three consortia are using the combined buying power of their
members to ensure best value and contain future costs as demand
rises - but also to encourage and lead developments in both the
technologies and the approaches to resident engagement that will be
vital in achieving successful retrofit in the longterm.