Mitie wins £60m Manchester Airports Group contract

Mitie, the facilities management company, has been awarded a new five-year FM contract with Manchester Airports Group, consolidating FM services across three airports into one integrated contract.

MAG serves over 50 million passengers and handles more than 670,000 tonnes of air freight every year, through its ownership and operation of Manchester, London Stansted, East Midlands and Bournemouth airports.

Mitie has been providing a range of FM services for Manchester Airport since 2008, including cleaning, waste management, gritting and snow clearance. The new contract - valued in excess of £60m over the duration - will see Mitie deliver additional pest control and landscaping services at Manchester Airport, as well as, for the first time the full range of soft services at Stansted and East Midlands Airport.

Mitie will also provide hard services including mechanical and electrical maintenance, fixed wire testing, plumbing, life safety systems, building management systems and lightning protection systems across all three airports.

At 2:04pm: (LON:MTO) MITIE Group PLC share price was -2.1p at 197p