15 February 2016 | Herpreet Kaur Grewal
Mitie has been awarded a major five-year contract with Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure Ltd (CTIL), a joint venture between Vodafone UK and O2 (Telefonica) to manage the network sites for both companies, and consolidate their sites to create a single grid.
Under the deal, Mitie will deliver maintenance services to the network covering the entire UK.
Mitie will be recruiting for more than 150 new positions while mobilising the contract and these will be posted on the Mitie careers page.
Peter Mosley, managing director of Mitie’s technical facilities management business, said: “This is a fantastic contract award for Mitie, and recognition of the industry-leading capability and scope of our services.
“We have demonstrated our expertise in managing critical sites, and will now be responsible for maintaining the network coverage for two of the largest mobile phone operators in the UK.”