Transfield Services secures US$160 million in US contracts

Transfield Services today announced it has secured US$160 million in contracts across its Americas business in the resources and energy, transport infrastructure and property and facilities management industries.

The Company has secured a new seven-year contract with the Florida Department of Transportation’s District Two for US$38 million to maintain 956 lane miles of interstates in the Jacksonville area, scheduled to commence in July 2011. Services will include routine maintenance activities associated with roadway, drainage, roadside, vegetation and aesthetics, traffic services, and incident management.

Transfield Services has also renewed five contracts, including:

  • a three-year contract with Valero San Antonio for US$66 million to provide maintenance and outage services and perform small capital works projects

  • a US$39 million contract with Dow Chemical Pittsburgh to provide maintenance and outage services and perform small capital works projects for three years, and

  • several property and facilities management contracts with clients including Bank of America, Target and Sears, Kmart.

“These contracts prove our ability to grow our work with existing blue chip clients through delivering efficiency and productivity improvements to our clients’ assets,” said Managing Director and CEO, Peter Goode.

Transfield Services’ Americas business has more than 5,500 employees in the United States of America, Canada and Chile. Industries serviced by the Americas business include facilities management, transportation infrastructure, resources and energy and mining. Corporate offices are located in the city of Philadelphia within the state of Pennsylvania, where Chief Executive Transfield Services Americas, Larry Ames manages the region's interests.

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Transfield Services employs over 19,000 people across 18 industries and 10 countries. We are a global provider of operations, maintenance and construction services to the Resources, Energy, Industrial, Infrastructure, Property and Defence sectors.
We deliver asset management services across all phases of the asset lifecycle, from concept and creation, to services that sustain, optimise and enhance our Client’s assets. With diverse global experience and expertise, we share our knowledge and challenge thinking to develop and implement innovative solutions that deliver real value for our Clients. Our unique approach enables us to deliver continuous improvements in asset performance and sustain long term relationships with our Clients and partners.