University of Edinburgh Life Safety Systems Contract
Atalian Servest has been awarded a three-year contract worth £250,000 annually to maintain fire alarm and associated life safety systems at the University of Edinburgh.
The university occupies more than 250 buildings that include modern as well as Listed premises within the historic City of Edinburgh. These include lecture theatres, libraries, seminar buildings and student and family accommodation. The contract also covers the maintenance of disabled person refuge communication systems and remote monitoring telephone line systems.
Founded in 1583, the University of Edinburgh is the sixth-oldest university in the English speaking world and offers undergraduate degree programmes, and postgraduate taught and research programmes to more than 14,000 students. It is recognised globally for its research, development and high-quality teaching.
Announcing the contract award, Heather Fleming, the university's Building Services Engineer, said:
"Atalian Servest has been a key partner, delivering other contracts and projects for several years. We welcome the fire and security team to enhance the experience of our stakeholders, students and visitors alike. The company provides the highest level of customer service, innovation and quality."
Daniel Dickson, CEO, Atalian Servest UK & Ireland, added:
"Our fire and security team are excited to support such a prestigious university and a global leader in education, and look forward to strengthening our partnership throughout the contract and beyond."