News Releases

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26 June 2023

• Mitie has secured a two-year extension to provide total facilities management services to the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) sites in London and Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes.
• This extends Mitie’s long-standing 15-year relationship with the department
• Mitie colleagues will continue to provide a range of essential services to the FCDO’s sites in England, from maintenance and cleaning, to reception services and grounds maintenance

23 June 2023
  • Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands, has officially opened Mitie’s Midlands Hub in Bickenhill, Birmingham
  • As well as the base for Mitie’s Central Government & Defence business, the Hub is also home to Mitie’s Cleaning and Hygiene Centre of Excellence (CHCE), which showcases the latest innovations in cleaning science and technology
  • Mitie has over 3,800 colleagues based in the West Midlands, including 70 local apprentices
13 June 2023
  • Mitie announces it has transitioned 50% of its fleet to electric vehicles
  • This milestone sets Mitie on track to meet its target of fully electrifying its fleet by the end of 2025
  • Mitie now operates more than 3,500 electric powered vehicles, as one of the largest electric fleets in the UK
1 June 2023
  • Mitie has been awarded a new three-year contract to deliver grounds maintenance services for Yorkshire Water
  • As part of the contract Mitie will deliver landscaping services including grass cutting, hedge maintenance, tree management, weed control, adverse weather services, and sustainable drainage systems management
  • Mitie will bring its ‘Live Landscapes’ intelligent technology to the contract
30 May 2023
  • Mitie has renewed its Security and Emergency Response Services contract with Westinghouse Springfields Fuels Ltd building on a decade-long partnership
  • Mitie will continue to provide key security and emergency services including security personnel, visitor authorisation, fire and emergency response, and intelligence reporting
  • Mitie’s market-leading Merlin Protect 24/7 business intelligence technology will form a key part of service delivery
18 May 2023
  • Mitie continues to bolster its risk management expertise with the attainment of the ISO 22301 certification
  • Mitie underwent rigorous auditing across the business, including operational functions, locations and customer accounts, before being recommended for the ISO 22301 certification
  • Its recent acquisition of Linx International Group adds further risk expertise to its customer offering
10 May 2023
  • Landmarc Support Services, a joint venture between Mitie and Amentum, has been awarded a seven year £560m contract to manage the UK land on which thousands of Armed Forces personnel train
  • As well as core services, such as facilities management, rural estate management and operational services, an estimated £800m of additional works could also be delivered as part of the contract
  • Mitie has several contracts to support the UK defence sector, including a recent award to deliver facilities management services across the MOD estate in Cyprus – building on its existing support in Gibraltar, the Falkland Islands and Ascension Island – and its contract to deliver maintenance services for sites across Scotland and Northern Ireland
3 May 2023
  • Mitie has been awarded four Gold Medals by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for the strong health and safety performance of its Cleaning, Security, Waste and Landscaping businesses
  • Mitie has also been awarded the RoSPA President’s Award for receiving 10 consecutive Gold Awards for its performance on the Cumbria Consortium contract
  • The accreditation builds on Mitie’s strong quality, health, safety, and environment (QHSE) credentials
28 April 2023
  • This month marks the 10th anniversary of the Mitie Foundation, the independent charity focussed on providing varied life opportunities for disadvantaged groups
  • The Mitie Foundation is recognising the continuing success of its programmes, Ready2Work and Giving Back
  • Through the foundation, colleagues have been giving back to their local communities, completing over 106,800 hours of volunteering
27 April 2023
  • Mitie’s greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets have been validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)
  • Following a robust assessment, the SBTi has determined that Mitie’s Scope 1 and 2 target ambitions support a 1.5°C trajectory
  • Mitie is focused on achieving its ambitious Plan Zero pledge to reach net zero emissions for its operations in 2025