An exhibition of Indigenous art in Perth is helping in the rehabilitation of aboriginal prisoners from Serco’s Acacia Prison.
Serco, the international service company, today announces the opening of a new business process outsourcing (BPO) delivery centre in Cape Town, South Africa. The new centre, located in the Cape Town Central Business District, is expected to accommodate over 500 new employees and serve a range of international and domestic customers in sectors such as banking, insurance and retail. The Cape Town operation will complement Serco's existing 100 global BPO centres across geographies including the United Kingdom, India and Poland, offering high quality English and other European language skills to Serco's customers around the world.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international services company, provides today an update on its recent purchase of DMS Maritime Pty Ltd. The required valuations have now been completed. These are expected to result in a non-cash exceptional gain of £51m
Serco and Hampshire Fire and Rescue Authority (HFRA) have announced their intention to work together and bid for safety related contracts in both the public and commercial sectors. First amongst these is expected to be the Ministry of Defence (MOD) opportunity to bid for the Defence Fire Risk and Management Organisation (DFRMO), which is likely to come to market shortly. DFRMO currently provides fire risk management to MOD sites and operations in the UK and overseas.
Extreme weather patterns have brought devastating consequences to many parts of Australia this summer. Fires and floods directly impacted some Serco employees and their communities, notably at Pontville Immigration Detention Centre in Tasmania and the South Queensland Correctional Centre (SQCC) in the Lockyer Valley.
Serco Australia has announced the appointment of John Poulsen to its Advisory Board.
Mr Poulsen is the Australian Managing Partner of Squire Sanders, the first global law firm to be headquartered in Perth. He is one of the leading finance lawyers in Australia.
Serco has been announced as preferred bidder by Nottinghamshire County Council to manage, operate and develop the National Water Sports Centre, one of the UK's premier sporting venues and outdoor leisure attractions.
The cricket match was close, and despite a number of skilful catches by the Pontville Immigration Detention Centre team, enthusiastically captained by state cricketer Ed Cowan, their opponents the Punjab 11 were too strong. The victors were all out for 127 and the Pontville team made a respectable 86.
A major Perth campaign has been launched to attract over 1000 non-clinical staff required for the new Fiona Stanley Public Hospital, opening in April 2014.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the leading environmental service provider, has been reselected to manage the contract to provide landscapes and grounds maintenance services on behalf of Canterbury City Council. Following a competitive tendering process, the contract, which is valued at £24m over eight years, was re-awarded to Serco and will start in April 2013.
Sixteen football players from Serco and the Armed Forces are attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the longest five-a-side football match in aid of Prospect Hospice, a Swindon-based charity which provides dedicated end-of-life support to the local community.
Serco has signed a cooperation agreement with Strömma Tourism & Maritime to make a joint bid to manage and operate the ferry services in Stockholm's archipelago and harbour. The two companies are forming a joint venture company that will tender for the services and, if successful, will subsequently manage and operate the service from April 2014.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company, announces that it has secured an 18-month extension to its contract to operate, maintain and market the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) on behalf of Transport for London (TfL). The extension, which is valued at approximately £100 million, will run from April 2013 to September 2014.
Serco, the international service company, celebrates its 25th Anniversary as a publicly traded company next year. To mark this occasion Serco is establishing the Serco Foundation, an independent charitable organisation, which will seek to help charities and other organisations.
Ahead of Serco Group plc entering its close period for the financial year ending 31 December 2012, and following the recent Interim Management Statement released on 16 November 2012, we will be holding our customary pre-close meetings with analysts over the coming days.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the leading international service company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Malcolm Wyman as a non-executive director with effect from 1 January 2013. Malcolm will succeed David Richardson as Serco's Audit Committee Chairman on David's retirement, which is expected to be around the time of the Company's 2013 AGM.
Serco Inc. announced today that the Company was awarded a new production and engineering services contract in support of the United States Navy's Automated Digital Network Systems (ADNS).
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company has signed a new contract to operate and maintain the new Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS), a dedicated 11.3km bus corridor, in the city of Indore in the State of Madhya Pradesh in central India.
Serco Australia has welcomed the official opening today of Wandoo Reintegration Facility by the Western Australian Minister for Corrective Services, Murray Cowper.
Acacia Prison is this week recognising International Restorative Justice Week with a series of programs to highlight different ways offenders can engage with the community to overcome past mistakes.