News Releases

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25 October 2023
  • Mitie has secured a new three-year contract with Dover Harbour Board to deliver waste management services for the Port of Dover  
  • The contract will see Mitie support the Dover Harbour Board in its aim to minimise waste and maintain zero waste to landfill with a range of circular economy initiatives, including re-use projects for redundant furniture and eliminating single-use plastics 
  • Dover Harbour Board will also collect detailed carbon and waste data across its entire site, through Mitie’s best-in-class waste data reporting system 
10 October 2023
  • Mitie has acquired Cliniwaste, experts in the specialist treatment of waste in healthcare environments, turning plastic waste into a reusable resource
  • Cliniwaste embraces specialist and sustainable recycling processes, using steam and pressure to sterilise clinical plastic waste that would previously have been incinerated or placed in landfill
  • Cliniwaste will complement Mitie’s existing support for the NHS, helping to achieve its sustainability targets
3 October 2023
  • Mitie has been named as a member of The 5% Club, a collection of organisations committed to providing “earn and learn” opportunities
  • The appointment comes as a result of Mitie’s consistent commitment to apprenticeships throughout its business, with over 1,100 apprentices working at Mitie at any one time
  • The membership builds on Mitie’s existing accolades in the area, including being listed as a Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer
29 September 2023
  • Mitie has been named the ‘Best Company for Carbon Transition’ at ESG Investing’s Corporate ESG Awards 2023 - the only awards evaluating the best companies in all areas of ESG investing globally 
  • Mitie has been recognised for its commitment to reaching net zero by 2025, as part of its Plan Zero pledge 
  • This follows the release of Mitie’s ESG Report 2023, showing significant positive progress in its ESG strategy 
28 September 2023
  • Mitie has launched its new cleaning intelligence platform, Merlin Connect
  • By combining live data on the cleaning status of spaces, cleaning time, and reactive tasks with longer-term trend analysis, Merlin Connect drives more efficient and data-led cleaning services
  • The launch builds on Mitie’s industry leading, technology-led approach to cleaning, as it continues to invest in the latest innovations in the sector
18 September 2023
  • Mitie has introduced two key policy changes to support better work-life balance for its colleagues 
  • Mitie colleagues will now benefit from the early implementation of enhanced flexible working and carer’s leave policies almost a year ahead of them becoming statutory requirements in the UK 
  • This decision, which was championed by Mitie’s own colleague network of Parents & Carers, demonstrates Mitie’s commitment to giving colleagues a voice 
12 September 2023
  • Mitie has extended its relationship with four UK airports - Manchester, East Midlands, London Stansted and Belfast City Airport - until March 2025, underpinning its sector expertise in the Aviation sector
  • The services include security, screening, cleaning, technical services and waste operations across the busy sites, keeping these functional, clean and safe for the millions of passengers they welcome each year
  • These contract extensions build on the strong and long-standing partnership between Mitie and the airports
8 September 2023
  • Mitie has secured a new five-year contract with the Government Property Agency  
  • Covering 17 sites across GPA’s ‘central region’, the contract will see Mitie provide a range of facilities management services including cleaning, grounds maintenance, waste management and reception services 
  • Through this contract, Mitie will support the GPA’s drive to transform how the Government’s office estates are operated 
8 September 2023
  • Mitie Spain has acquired Biservicus, a security business specialising in the installation, maintenance, surveillance and operation of fire, security, and alarm systems, based in the Canary Islands, Spain
  • With the accreditation and licences to provide security services across the whole country, the addition of Biservicus will enable Mitie Spain to build its security capabilities
  • Biservicus brings 30 years of expertise in the security sector, with 200 specialist colleagues joining the Mitie team
17 August 2023
  • Mitie has helped Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) to reduce emissions at its Halifax headquarters with a new ground source heat pump
  • The new heat pump will save up to 6,292,112 kWh of gas consumption, reducing LBG’s carbon emissions by up to 1,164 tonnes, equivalent to the amount of CO2 produced from the annual energy use of 143 homes1
  • The decarbonisation project is part of LBG’s long-term investment in modernising its estate and reaching its net zero operations target by 2030