Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company, has completed the sale of its UK occupational health business in a transaction with the management team for consideration of £3.5m. The transaction is in line with Serco's strategy to proactively manage its portfolio, assessing operations for strategic fit together with their expected performance and returns.
Education as a tool to enhance rehabilitation and reintegration has been demonstrated at Western Australia's largest prison during a graduation ceremony today.
Serco, operator of the Docklands Light Railway, picked up the prestigious 'City & Metro Operator of the Year' prize at this year's National Rail awards.
Serco's training and support ship, SD Victoria made her first-ever television appearance at the weekend in the premiere of BBC One's new Saturday night fantasy drama, Atlantis.
Serco notes today's announcement from the UK Ministry of Justice (MoJ) in relation to materials they have provided to the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) regarding Serco's electronic monitoring contracts. Serco has cooperated fully with the detailed independent forensic audit, and continues to believe that it has billed in accordance with the contract, consistent with the understanding of the MoJ and as anticipated by both parties at the time of contract signature. We understand that today's statement does not change the process or the end of November timescale as previously announced by the MoJ on 28 August for determining Serco's eligibility for new and future work with Government.
Canterbury City Council's environmental services partner Serco has selected three local charities to benefit from its Waste Collection Guarantee (WCG) Fund. Mental health and wellbeing charities Umbrella Centre of Herne Bay and Whitstable Umbrella Community Centre, together with homelessness charity Porchlight will each receive at least £5,000 a year for the next two years.
Serco, the international service company, in cooperation with our Iraqi partner Al Burhan Group, has signed a new agreement with the Iraq Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA) to continue providing Air Traffic Control (ATC) services, training and support at Baghdad International Airport and extending our presence in Iraq.
Serco has launched a partnership with the Future Horizons Programme (FHP) to offer employment opportunities to early service leavers from the Armed Forces in the Environmental Services sector across the UK.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international services company, today announces it has signed a contract with the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) to operate the Dubai Tram. The contract has a total value of £18million and will see Serco operate the tram for five years, preceded by an initial 15 month period of preparation, covering the recruitment and training of employees.
Serco, the international services company, has been awarded the contract to partner with Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Centre (ADSIC), the governmental body overseeing Abu Dhabi's Information technology agenda, to provide shared services to over 50 government departments within the United Arab Emirates. The contract is expected to commence in First Quarter of 2014 and is for an initial term of four years. The deal will see Serco initially provide citizen contact and issue resolution management in the public services realm.
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Serco Group plc (Serco) notes the statement released at 5.45pm today by the UK Ministry of Justice (MoJ) and confirms that we have today jointly referred a matter relating to the misreporting of data on the Prisoner Escort and Custody Services (PECS) contract to the City of London Police.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company, confirms the award of a new contract by the United States Department of Health and Human Services' Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide processing support for new health benefit exchanges. Serco will provide and manage labour to review, verify and process applications on a 'cost-plus-fixed-fee' basis. The contract, which is now in effect, has a one-year base period valued at approximately $115m with further four one-year options. Including all potential option periods and optional tasks, the contract has a potential total contract value of approximately $1.25bn.
For one week in July, staff from Serco’s Southern Queensland Correctional Centre (SQCC) rolled up their sleeves to help the local community at the annual Gatton Show. SQCC not only sponsored several events, but also supplied staff to erect fencing for the animals and clean their enclosures, assist in moving horse jumps during competition as well as provide general assistance and help with the clean up afterwards.
Canterbury City Council's environmental service partner Serco is launching the Waste Collection Guarantee (WCG) Fund for the charity, community and voluntary sector. Committing a minimum of £15,000 each year into the WCG Fund, Serco will share the money with three good causes that benefit the local communities of Canterbury district. Each of the selected groups will receive a guaranteed £5,000 a year for the next two years to deliver community projects or charitable activities.
Staff and offenders at three of Serco’s correctional facilities across Australia have been celebrating NAIDOC week, a valuable opportunity to recognise the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company, notes today's announcements from the UK Ministry of Justice (MoJ) and the Cabinet Office. These reflect the initial findings of the independent audit of the electronic monitoring contract originally let in 2005. The audit was commissioned by the MoJ on 17 May 2013.
Serco, the international services company, has won the Value for Money Award at the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Supplier Excellence Awards 2013, which took place at the end of May in London.
Serco’s Southern Queensland Correctional Centre (SQCC) has been honoured with a prestigious Australian Business Award in the Innovation category.
National Asset Management Agency (NAMA) in Ireland have today confirmed that the consortium of Serco, the international services company, and Pepper Asset Servicing (Pepper), a leading asset manager and advisory company, has been selected as preferred bidder to provide primary1 and special servicing2 on a portfolio of approximately 28,000 residential mortgages. The contract will involve the management of the loans as well as day to day customer services and specialised case management.