Sodexo Selected by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Bring Expertise in Medical Facilities Operations & Maintenance to DoD, Under MATOC Award
GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Sodexo, the leading provider of integrated facilities management (FM) and foodservice operations, announced today that it was selected as a prime contractor by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to support Department of Defense (DoD) medical facilities with operations and maintenance services worldwide. The five-year Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) has a ceiling value of $198 million and it is anticipated that Sodexo will bid and execute multiple Task Orders under this contracting vehicle. The award follows Sodexo’s 2014 placement on the GSA Federal Supply Schedule FSC Group 03FAC for Facilities Management and Maintenance (GSA Schedule Contract GS-21F-060BA).
Sodexo oversees a global portfolio of nearly 700,000,000 square feet in FM operations. Health care, government, business, and education are among the diverse markets it serves. Sodexo is also ISO 55000 certified and operates at more than 9,000 client sites in North America, offering a comprehensive scope of technical services that include energy management services, facilities engineering with 24-hour maintenance and repair, and construction and project management.
“The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Operation and Maintenance Engineering Enhancement (OMEE) program represents nearly $1 billion in funds and is designed to support delivery of the best possible health care experience for patients served by the DoD medical community,” said Dave Scanlan, government services president, Sodexo. "Our technical expertise and capabilities afforded us the privilege to enhance quality of life for millions of military members and their families at home and abroad, while also ensuring greater efficiencies in operations and maintenance.”
Through its Support Center in Huntsville, Alabama and the OMEE program, the USACE offers support to a facility footprint of 24 million square feet of DoD medical facilities at more than 50 DoD installations. The operations and maintenance services to be delivered include: scheduled and corrective maintenance, grounds maintenance, clinical housekeeping and pest management, and maintenance of biomedical equipment. The award is a new contract for the Sodexo Government Services division, marking the company’s planned expansion into the defense FM market.
About Sodexo in North America
Sodexo, Inc. (www.sodexoUSA.com), leading Quality of Life Services company in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, delivers On-site Services in Corporate, Education, Health Care, Government, and Remote Site segments, as well as Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services. Sodexo, Inc., headquartered in Gaithersburg, Md., funds all administrative costs for the Sodexo Foundation (www.SodexoFoundation.org), an independent charitable organization that, since its founding in 1999, has made more than $25 million in grants to end childhood hunger in America. Visit the corporate blog at SodexoInsights.com. VisitSodexo on Facebook and follow on Twitter @SodexoUSA.
Founded in 1966 by Pierre Bellon, Sodexo is the global leader in services that improve Quality of Life, an essential factor in individual and organizational performance. Operating in 80 countries, Sodexo serves 75 million consumers each day through its unique combination of On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services. Through its more than 100 services, Sodexo provides clients an integrated offering developed over more than 45 years of experience: from reception, safety, maintenance and cleaning, to foodservices and facilities and equipment management; from Meal Pass, Gift Pass and Mobility Pass benefits for employees to in-home assistance and concierge services. Sodexo’s success and performance are founded on its independence, its sustainable business model and its ability to continuously develop and engage its 419,000 employees throughout the world.
Key Figures (as of Aug. 31, 2014)
Sodexo in the World Sodexo in North America
18 billion euro consolidated revenue 8.8 billion revenue
419,000 employees 133,000 employees
18th largest employer worldwide 9,000 sites
80 countries 700 million square feet under facilities management
32,700 sites More than 15 million consumers served daily
75 million consumers served daily