28th April 2008, Singapore
Certis CISCO has been awarded a $360 million contract by the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) to provide security services at Singapore Changi Airport, Seletar Airport, Changi Airfreight Centre and the Air Traffic Control Centre.
The contract was sealed by Certis CISCO's CEO Paul Chong and CAAS's acting director-general and CEO Tan Lye Teck and witnessed by Certis CISCO's chairman, Lim How Teck and CAAS's chairman, Liew Mun Leong.
The five-year deal - the first such master contract for security manpower - runs from April 1, 2008 to March 31, 2013, with the option to extend for a further five years.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Mr Paul Chong said. "This contract is another affirmation of Certis CISCO's holistic approach to security solutioning - M3
M3 is the integration of Man-Machine-Method into a seamless whole for optimum security. This maximises the benefits of security technology, a robust methodology and well-trained professionals to deliver security services with integrity and reliability."
Mr Tan said the Master Security Services contract would help ensure a higher level of service quality and security standards. "This single security services contract is expected to improve coordination and control in terms of ground operations, as well as foster a longer term partnership between CAAS and Certis CISCO," he said.
Mr Chong also promised that Certis CISCO would "strive to deliver high levels of security with matching service quality for a great Changi experience, through the Certis CISCO Brand Experience initiative. To ensure our officers eat, live and breathe quality service, they are trained, audited and monitored daily and duly corrected so that they deliver positive customer service as they carry out their security duties."
Under the contract, Certis CISCO would render security services such as access control to prevent unauthorised entry of persons and vehicles into security restricted areas, pre-board screening of passengers, and screening of passengers' checked-in baggage.
For more information please contact:
Group Marketing and Communications
Certis CISCO Security Pte Ltd (Singapore)
Certis CISCO Centre, 20 Jalan Afifi, Singapore 409179
: (65) 6747 2888
: (65) 6744 0039