Crawley, United Kingdom, 7-4-2014 — /EuropaWire/ — G4S, the leading global integrated security company, has signed a seven-year contract extension to provide cash solutions to Netherlands Railways (NS), via its G4S Nederland business
As part of a multi-million pound deal, G4S will provide services to all 400 stations across the country’s rail network.
G4S will transport cash to all manned and unmanned ticket offices, manage all ticket machines, and provide machine maintenance services.
The company already provides manned guarding services to NS across the rail network, employing over 200 staff.
Gert Askes, director, G4S Nederland, says: “This contract is a good example of how clients are increasingly looking to us to deliver an integrated solution that can demonstrate real improvements in efficiency and cost, without disrupting operational processes.
He added: “By strengthening our partnership with NS, we are now in a position to provide a seamless service which will ultimately improve the customer experience.”
The company has been working in partnership with NS since 1999 and will start the new contract on 1 August 2014.
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G4S, the leading global security and outsourcing group, specialises in outsourcing of business processes in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat.
G4S is the largest employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen.
G4S has operations in more than 120 countries and over 620,000 employees.
For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com