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Interserve wins £11 million in new contacts

Published 3rd June, 2014 by Neil Nixon

Interserve wins £11 million in new contacts

Interserve has secured more than £11 million in cleaning contracts from both new and existing clients. Highlights include contract wins at Mercedes-Benz and real estate group CBRE, and contract extensions at Bournemouth University, Turner Broadcasting, and Walnuts Shopping Centre.

“These recent successes at Interserve further display our commitment to delivering intelligent, client-focused solutions, underpinned by our partnership approach,” said Tony Sanders, Interserve's managing director of professional services. “By developing models that deliver added-value and enhanced brand perception, we will continue to achieve great results for both our clients and ourselves.”

Among the new wins is a three-year contract, worth £1.9 million, to provide cleaning to the luxury automobile group Mercedes-Benz. The contract includes a comprehensive cleaning service comprising of office and window cleaning, porterage, waste management, washroom services, consumables, and landscaping. Services will be delivered at Mercedes-Benz's UK head office in Milton Keynes covering over 60,000 square metres, and a 30-acre facility on the Wentworth Park site which is home to the commercial truck division.

Gary Byart, operations director at Interserve, said: “Mercedes-Benz was looking for a partner that could deliver its business goals and fit with its culture, which is why our approach is focused on delivering high quality customer services through our workplace co-ordinators.”

Interserve has also been awarded a ten-year contract worth £8 million to deliver cleaning services at Bournemouth University, extending a six year relationship. Interserve will deliver cleaning services for 1200 staff and 18,000 students at its campus buildings in Bournemouth and Poole.

Turner Broadcasting, part of global media company Time Warner, has also extended its contract with Interserve. The extension sees an increase in the scope of facilities management services which now includes cleaning, reception, logistics management and small works to be delivered at three of Turner Broadcasting's London sites.

Interserve has secured a three-year contract with commercial real estate services and investment firm CBRE to provide daily office cleaning, window cleaning, washroom services, pest control and periodic deep cleans across the 29 floors of its site at Millbank Tower, London.

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council extended its year-long relationship with Interserve by awarding a three year maintenance, engineering and cleaning contract to cover three buildings and 110,000 square feet of cleanable area at its Basingstoke campus.

Interserve has also retained its cleaning services contract with Walnuts Shopping Centre in Kent. The centre covers 150,000 square feet and has 525 car parking spaces, 45 retailers and an average weekly footfall of 125,000.

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