Facilities management firm Mount Charles has been awarded a cleaning services contract by Northern Ireland Water.
Mount Charles will provide cleaning services at 29 of Northern Ireland Water’s sites, including offices, depots, workshops, water/wastewater treatment works and publicly accessible sites.
Gavin Annon, sales and marketing director at Mount Charles, said: “We are delighted to be awarded this business by NI Water and are committed to delivering social value in this contract, particularly in the areas of work progression and skills development, health and wellbeing and equality, diversity and inclusion.”
Ronan Larkin, NI Water’s director of finance, regulation & commercial, added: “As we continue to adopt the new public procurement policy – scoring social value within public contracts, NI Water is fully committed to working with suppliers to deliver their social value promises.
“Mount Charles, like many other suppliers, have an amazing opportunity to embrace social value and make a lasting impact in the communities they operate and serve in and I look forward to the many initiatives that are delivered as part of this significant step change in public procurement.”