UGL Limited : Sun Life Stadium Selects UGL Services for Facility Services
06/12/2012| 10:35am US/Eastern
Five-year, $10 million contract...
UGL Services, a division of UGL Limited (ASX: UGL), and Sun Life
Stadium, home of the Miami Dolphins, today announced they have signed a
five-year facility services agreement that is projected to total $10
million over the life of the contract under which UGL Services will
provide custodial and event support services.
UGL Services full-time staff performs daily cleaning and detailing
services for the stadium and outdoor areas. In addition, the company
assigns additional staff for several on-going events to ensure the
facility is safe and clean at all times. The company has already
introduced its UGL Services Green Cleaning procedures using non-toxic
cleaning agents and has begun updating equipment with the most
sustainable and environmentally advanced models.
"In searching for an outsource provider, we were looking for a company
with broad experience in meeting the unique and challenging nature of
sports stadium events management," said Todd Boyan, Sun Life Stadium
Senior Vice President, Operations. "UGL Services offered that experience
supported by strong references from well-respected sports and
entertainment venue managers. The company also demonstrated proven
transition experience with 'onboarding' of staff and offered us an
outstanding management team with world-class quality assurance programs."
"We are pleased to add Sun Life Stadium to our portfolio of sports venue
clients," commented Michael Dunn, UGL Services Senior Vice President.
"It is a signature property we staff every day in order to support Sun
Life Stadium management as they open their doors to 75,000 patrons for
Miami Dolphins games and for other events. We look forward to a long and
mutually beneficial relationship."
UGL Services' Comprehensive Sports Venue Offering
The Sun Life Stadium contract adds to UGL Services' considerable
portfolio of public venue clients where the company provides a wide
range of standard facility management services to sports and
entertainment facilities, including football stadiums, baseball parks,
hockey rinks and multi-sport facilities. Its services include
maintenance, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, HVAC and custodial. These
core services are complemented with specialized sports and entertainment
facility services that include complete stadium audio and visual
services, as well as peak load game/event support. UGL Services also
provides surface (turf) maintenance for playing and practice fields for
major college/university facilities.
In addition to major facilities in North America, UGL Services supports
sports venues in other markets, including the Singapore Sports Hub, as
well as Khalifa International Stadium and Aspire Sport Hall (Doha,
Qatar), home to the 2016 Summer Olympics.
UGL Services is a corporate member of the Stadium Managers Association
About DTZ and UGL Services
DTZ is now combined with UGL Services. UGL Services is a division of UGL
Limited. The combined business of DTZ and UGL Services is now one of the
largest property services companies in the world. It provides
corporate/occupier clients with a global, integrated, end-to-end service
offering and best-in-class investor services capabilities in investment
agency, leasing agency, property and facilities management, project and
building consultancy, valuation, and investment and asset management.
The organisation has 27,000 permanent employees and 43,000 personnel
including contractors, operating across 217 offices in 45 countries. For
further information, visit: www.uglservices.com
About UGL Limited
UGL Limited (ASX: UGL) is a global leader in outsourced engineering,
property services and asset management and maintenance delivering
essential services that sustain and enhance the environment in which we
live. UGL comprises three business units including Engineering,
Operations & Maintenance and Property providing services across the
power, water, rail, resources, property, infrastructure and defence
sectors. Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, UGL operates worldwide
across 45 countries employing approximately 55,000 people. For more
information, visit: www.ugllimited.com.
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