Barclays Cycle Hire, managed by Serco on behalf of Transport for London (TfL), has hit another milestone as recent record numbers of users have contributed to a new total of 15million hires since the scheme's launch. The second anniversary of the scheme, two weeks ago, also coincided with three records in one week: 47,100 hires on one day, 300,000 hires in one week and over 1 million hires in a month.
Under a contract with Shropshire Community Leisure Trust, Serco is providing management services to five leisure centres across the county namely: Market Drayton Swimming Centre, Oswestry Leisure Centre, Shrewsbury Sports Village and Indoor Bowls Hall, Whitchurch Swimming Centre and the Quarry Fitness and Swimming Centre in Shrewsbury, as part of a new approach to service delivery.
Residents are set to receive improved waste and recycling services after Derbyshire Dales District Council awarded the waste and recycling collection contract to Serco whose environmental services business includes the delivery of refuse and recycling, street scene maintenance, landscaping, grounds maintenance, as well as housing repairs and improvements across a number of local authorities.
Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services to the federal government, announced today that the Company has received a modification which will expand the work on its Army Career Alumni Program (ACAP) contract to provide career transition services to all Soldiers in the U.S. Army.
Leading Health provider Serco has been piloting the world's first real time Wi-Fi enabled touch screen application known as In Touch. In Touch has been developed exclusively at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Scotland in collaboration between NHS Forth Valley and Serco.
Western Australia’s Acacia Prison has won an Australian Business Award for Environmental Sustainability.
The Award provides national recognition of Acacia’s targeted program to reduce emissions and increase sustainability on the site. The program was developed with the aim of minimising the prison’s impact on the environment, while meeting Serco Australia’s service obligations in managing the facility.
Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services to the federal government, announced today that the Company has been awarded a new contract to support the Department of Defense Joint Program Office with upgrading Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) equipment and systems on Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles.
Serco, a leading provider of healthcare services in the UK, has signed a contract to provide community health services for NHS Suffolk. Serco was selected as preferred bidder in March and the contract is due to start in October 2012, and has a total estimated value of £140m over three years.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company, announces today that it has been selected as preferred bidder by the Ministry of Justice for a new contract to operate Community Payback throughout the Greater London area in partnership with London Probation Trust.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international service company, and AEGON, the leading life and pensions company, are announcing exclusive talks to finalise a 10-year outsourcing partnership to provide a range of customer contact and support services for its UK-based protection business.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international services company, has signed an agreement to dispose of the majority of its operations in Germany in a transaction with its local management team. With effect from 29 June 2012, the operations were transferred in return for net nil cash consideration.
Further to the announcement of 23 May 2012, Serco Group plc (Serco), the international services company, announces today that it has completed the transaction with AMEC plc for the sale of Serco's Technical Services (TS) business for cash consideration of £137m.
Ahead of Serco's half year end on 30 June 2012, we will be holding our customary pre-close meetings with analysts over the coming days. No new material information will be disclosed. The Group remains on track to meet expectations for 2012: we continue to expect another year of strong total revenue growth, including further good organic growth, together with an Adjusted operating margin increase similar to 2011.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international services company, today announces that it has acquired Vertex Public Sector Limited, the UK public sector operations of Vertex Data Science Limited, for cash consideration of £55.5m. The acquisition brings additional skills and capabilities to support expansion into new areas of middle and back office support and adds further scale to our recently created Global Services division.
Serco, the FTSE 100 international service company today announced the appointment of Tom Riall as Chief Executive of its newly formed Global Services business, with immediate effect. Susir Kumar will take over as Executive Chairman of Serco's Global Services Division.
Serco today announces that its US business has received one of eight awards on a new Multiple Award Contract (MAC) supporting SPAWAR Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic with integrated Command and Control (C2) engineering and technical support services for command centers. This MAC has a ceiling value of $145 million over a one-year base period and two one-year options periods, if all options are exercised.
AWE, managed and operated by Serco and its joint venture partners Lockheed Martin and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. on behalf of the MOD has cemented its crucial role in nuclear deterrence by hosting a new, state-of-the art nuclear forensics laboratory, which was officially opened by MP James Brokenshire.
Serco has welcomed the decision at the Court of Session today (Tuesday 29 May 2012) to overturn the suspension of the Northern Isles Ferry Service Contract Award. This confirms Serco as the operator of the Northern Isles Ferry Service from 5 July and allows Serco to publish its operational plans.
Serco, the international service company has signed a 12 month contract with general insurance giant esure, which owns the Sheilas' Wheels brand, to manage sales and service enquiries at its contact centre on Quay Street in Manchester. Serco will provide approximately 50 advisers, including experienced personnel from its existing operations in Manchester, to work closely alongside esure's own staff. They will be supported by a Serco management team.
Serco Group plc (Serco), the international services company, announces today that it is in discussion with Amec plc regarding the potential disposal of Serco's Technical Consulting Services (TCS) business. TCS provides consulting and project solutions primarily to the UK civil and defence nuclear markets, and has annual revenues of approximately £70m.