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Double contract win for cleaning contractor

Published 10th May, 2018 by Neil Nixon

Double contract win for cleaning contractor

London specialist in secure commercial cleaning, Julius Rutherfoord & Co has won two three-year contracts to care for contemporary office spaces. The first is with 40 Bank Street at Canary Wharf and the second with the London office of international law firm, Bird & Bird.

The contract with 40 Bank Street was awarded by Canary Wharf Management Ltd. The 32-storey office building forms part of the instantly recognisable London skyline at Canary Wharf. The building is multi-let to a diverse range of companies.

Cleaning services will be provided to the landlord managed areas of the buildings, including an expansive ground floor lobby. Services provided seven days a week include daily out of hours cleaning, daytime housekeeping, periodic cleaning, and lifts and washroom cleaning.

Bird & Bird has over 1200 lawyers in 28 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific. The London office of Bird & Bird moved into its new workspace in New Fetter Lane within the heart of London’s legal district in 2016. Built to provide a contemporary business hub for its clients, lawyers and business services staff, it comprises 147,000 square feet arranged over 12 floors. With an emphasis on the health and wellness of its people, the facility includes open plan workspaces with sit/stand desks and movable partitions, seminar and event spaces, client meeting rooms, a restaurant which doubles as a meeting and working space, and a dedicated business lounge for clients and international visitors to relax and work in.

Julius Rutherfoord & Co will provide a comprehensive cleaning service to protect the fabric of the building and its occupants’ health and wellbeing. This includes daily and periodic cleaning of all common areas, receptions, lift lobbies, office areas, meeting rooms, staff kitchens, and the in-house restaurant. The contract also includes daily housekeeping, washroom cleaning and supplies, internal window cleaning and waste and recycling services.

Julius Rutherfoord & Co sales and marketing director, Marcus Heap, said: “Our focus on ensuring clients are in safe hands and our reputation for delivering consistently high standards has helped us win these two very prestigious contracts. We invest in innovation to deliver value for money and our intimate knowledge of London markets and close proximity to our clients enables flexibility of service. Our staff, technology and systems are focused on helping to create workspaces that improve health, wellbeing and security for all stakeholders. We look forward to achieving results that make a difference to these modern, world-class facilities.”

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