INTERSERVE WINS £7.5 MILLION THREE-YEAR ACCOUNT WITH SSE AND SGN
Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has won a new three year cleaning account worth £7.5 million with FTSE 100 energy group SSE and gas distribution company SGN.
Interserve will provide daily cleaning, window cleaning and periodic cleaning services to all of SSE and SGN's 70 corporate offices located across the UK. Interserve already provides asbestos removal services to both SSE and SGN at a circa 90 industrial sites.
The win follows a competitive tender process, with Interserve chosen for its added value and for the innovations it will introduce to the account. This includes the roll out of new management and timekeeping systems that will deliver significant efficiencies and synergies for both companies. Interserve will also transfer circa 200 people to their team under the terms of the contract.
Jeff Flanagan, managing director - commercial at Interserve said:
"We look forward to starting a new partnership with SSE and SGN. Our experience of delivering consistent, cost-effective cleaning services for customers with large and diverse corporate estates makes us the perfect choice for this account, and we look forward to building on this relationship in the years to come."
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For further information about Interserve, please contact:
Michael Kinirons 020 3219 8816
Rhys Jones 01189 60 2285
Group PR Manager, Interserve [email protected]
Interserve is one of the world's foremost support services and construction companies. Our vision is to redefine the future for people and places. Everything we do is shaped by our core values. We are a successful, growing, international business: a leader in innovative and sustainable outcomes for our clients and a great place to work for our people. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and frontline public services. Headquartered in the UK and FTSE listed, we have gross revenues of £3.6 billion and a workforce of circa 80,000 people worldwide.
SSE plc is one of the UK's leading energy companies, involved in the generation, distribution and supply of electricity and in the extraction, storage, distribution and supply of gas. Its core purpose is to provide the energy people need in a reliable and sustainable way. It supplies energy to around 8.21 million energy and home services customers throughout Great Britain and Ireland, is frequently ranked number one for customer service and is the UK's leading generator of electricity from renewable sources. It became a Living Wage employer in September 2013 and was accredited with the Fair Tax Mark in October 2014.
SGN manages the network that distributes natural and green gas to 5.9 million homes and businesses across the south of England and Scotland. Our pipes deliver gas safely, reliably and efficiently to every one of our customers. Whatever time of day or night, anyone who smells gas should dial the National Gas Emergency Number - 0800 111 999*. Lines are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and calls are free.
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