LONDON (SHARECAST) - Support services and construction group Interserve has been named as the preferred bidder to provide a range of services to National Health Service (NHS) trusts in the Midlands.
The contract has a potential value of up to £300m and will run for seven years.
Interserve is in the box seat to provide a full suite of support services to the NHS trusts of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, across 550 buildings, totalling 490,000 square metres and nearly 3,100 beds.
"This project will enable the trusts to capture value through reconfiguring both the estate and the way in which it is serviced. As one of the largest providers of multi-service facilities management in the health sector, Interserve is well placed to deliver this transformation," claimed Adrian Ringrose, Interserve's Chief Executive.