ABM Government Services and Derichebourg to Provide Base Operations Support for U.S. Navy


ABM Government Services and Derichebourg to Provide Base Operations Support for U.S. Navy

ABM and Derichebourg awarded contract to service Sigonella, Italy Air Station

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABM (NYSE: ABM), a leading provider of facility solutions, announced today that ABM Government Services and Derichebourg Multi-Services, a business division of The Derichebourg Group, have been awarded with a contract by the Department of the Navy to provide base operations service support at its Sigonella, Italy air station and outlying support sites in Sicily, Italy.

Under the terms of the multi-year, multi-million dollar contract, ABM will partner with Derichebourg on the joint venture to provide the U.S. Naval Station with a full suite of facilities services, including all labor, supervision, management, tools, materials, equipment, facilities, transportation, incidental engineering and other items necessary to provide base operation and support services. In all, the joint venture will employ approximately 75 full-time employees dedicated to servicing the base.

"In an increasingly competitive market, we're proud that the Department of the Navy has once again chosen to partner with ABM on this comprehensive contract," said ABM Government Services President Les Cunningham. "Our team under this joint venture is well-equipped to ensure that day-to-day service requirements are met in a prompt and professional manner across the base. We look forward to partnering with Derichebourg to provide world-class support for our military personnel."

ABM Government Services provides an extensive set of mission critical and other services designed to address the unique needs and specific challenges of the military and other government agencies providing mission support services. ABM Government Services' range of services includes, among others, integrated facility management services; military base operations; leadership development; education and training; translation, interpretation and related language services; energy efficiency management; medical support services; and construction management.


ABM (NYSE: ABM) is a leading provider of facility solutions with revenues exceeding $4 billion and 100,000 employees in over 350 offices deployed throughout the United States and various international locations. ABM's comprehensive capabilities include facilities engineering, commercial cleaning, energy solutions, HVAC, electrical, landscaping, parking and security, provided through stand-alone or integrated solutions. ABM provides custom facility solutions in urban, suburban and rural areas to properties of all sizes — from schools and hospitals to the largest and most complex facilities, such as manufacturing plants and major airports. ABM Industries Incorporated, which operates through its subsidiaries, was founded in 1909. For more information, visit www.abm.com.

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