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University of London awards cleaning, security and other contracts to Cordant
Cordant Services has secured contracts to supply a wide-range of cleaning, security and front of house services to the University of London. Dedicated teams will create a clean, safe and attractive environment within all the buildings of the University's academic and residential estate
The contracts, which will run for five plus two years, will provide a comprehensive range of services, including general routine cleaning, periodic cleaning and ancillary services.
The contractor will also deliver a range of manned security services, including regular mobile patrols across the Bloomsbury Precinct, concierge and reception services. Front of house, portering and mailroom teams will also fall under the company's remit.
In total, more than 150 staff have transferred to Cordant Services under TUPE regulations.
Paul Wilkinson, director of property & facilities management at University of London, says: "We were very impressed with Cordant Services' ability to provide high quality services across a wide range of disciplines, to support the activities of our varied set of stakeholders.
"We wanted to find a flexible and service centric partner. Cordant Services was the clear choice."
Jamie Reynolds, group commercial director at Cordant Services, adds: "This key business win signifies that Cordant Services has the proficiency to deliver industry-leading services. We are excited to secure this partnership with the University of London, strengthening our presence in one of the world's most vibrant cities."
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14th April 2016