Carlisle Support Services are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a three-year contract to provide security services for The British Film Institute (BFI).
The BFI is the lead organisation for film in the UK with the ambition to create a flourishing film environment in which, innovation, opportunity and creativity can thrive.
The contract will see Carlisle deliver integrated security services deployed across BFI’s various sites within and on the outskirts of London, including their main BFI Southbank site and the BFI IMAX cinema at Waterloo. Our team of dedicated staff will provide patrolling, CCTV surveillance, reception and visitor assistance and staff support. The team will receive full training, including a Disability Awareness Course delivered by Enhance the UK.
Adrian Canale, Sector Director at Carlisle, said:
A LANDMARK AWARD WIN FOR CARLISLE SUPPORT SERVICES. AFTER A VERY COMPETITIVE PROCESS WE HAVE BEEN AWARDED A THREE YEAR CONTRACT WITH THE BFI, PROVIDING SECURITY SERVICES ACROSS FIVE LOCATIONS TO THIS ICONIC BUSINESS. OUR OFFERING WAS DESIGNED TO INCLUDE TECHNOLOGY THAT WOULD ENHANCE THE ENGAGEMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF OUR EXCEPTIONAL PEOPLE. WE SEE THE BFI AS A GREAT ADDITION TO OUR LEISURE AND CULTURAL SECTOR PORTFOLIO
Victoria Gill, Head of Facilities at the BFI, said
CARLISLE SUPPORT SERVICES HAVE MANAGED A SEAMLESS TRANSITION FOR US AND EVEN AT THIS EARLY STAGE WE CAN SEE THE PROFESSIONALISM AND DEDICATION OF THE MANAGEMENT TEAM. THEY ARE PARTNERING WITH THE BFI ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF UNIQUE TRAINING PACKAGES TO BOTH DEVELOP THE TEAM AND OUR SERVICE OFFERING. WE’RE DELIGHTED AND LOOK FORWARD TO BUILDING THE PARTNERSHIP FURTHER.