Housing provider A2Dominion has formed two joint venture companies (JVs) to provide responsive repairs and void works valued at more than £150m over the next 10 years to its 34,000 properties across London and the South East.
MITIE has secured a five-year repair and maintenance contract with the City of London Corporation, which provides local authority services to the Square Mile business district, supports the financial services sector and runs many other of London’s iconic facilities.
MITIE has agreed a transformational partnership to deliver facilities management services for Lloyds Banking Group. The contract, signed for a five year term, has a possible one year extension period and an expected value of approximately £155m per annum.
Outsourcing and energy services company MITIE, has appointed Peter Griffin as its new social housing director with responsibility for consolidating its existing social housing offering under a unified national business.
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Funding for Lending will help the construction industry, says Simon Carter, but is unlikely to address all of the cash flow issues of the sector, which is beset with problems caused by late payments and the reluctance of banks to loan because they see the industry as high risk.