The deal will see SecuriPlex providing full preventative and reactive maintenance services for Northumbrian Water’s access control, intruder alarms and CCTV systems across all 420 sites.
Northumbrian Water Group operates in the north east of England, where it trades as Northumbrian Water and provides water and sewerage services to properties in the North, and in the south east of England, where it trades as Essex & Suffolk Water, supplying water to properties in Essex & Suffolk.
SecuriPlex, formed in 1989, are part of the BusinessWatch Group. Covering the whole of the UK, the Group design, install and maintain fire safety systems and integrated security solutions.
BusinessWatch Group MD, Jonathan Wakerley said: “Naturally we’re delighted to win the Northumbrian Water contract. It was a tough process, but we believe our expertise in providing security services to utility companies gave us the edge over others. Our highly skilled engineers and consultants will also ensure a seamless takeover. We’re looking forward to a long-term partnership with Northumbrian Water”.
SecuriPlex has provided similar services to Yorkshire Water for over 25 years.