GCA Education Services partners with University of Miami

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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

GCA Education Services, a division of GCA Services Group, Inc., a leading national provider of facility services, was recently awarded a five-year contract by the University of Miami (FL) to provide custodial and grounds/landscaping services for its main campus located in Coral Gables; medical campus, including The Miller School of Medicine and the University of Miami Hospital and Clinics; and The Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. The facilities under contract encompass nearly 10 million square feet of total space.

“The University of Miami is pleased to partner with GCA Education Services, which has a solid reputation for efficient, sustainable, high quality programs that support our mission as a provider of higher education and patient care”

The University of Miami, one of the top private research universities in the United States, has over 15,000 students.

After completing an extensive Request for Proposal (RFP) process, in which numerous facility services providers were considered, the University of Miami selected GCA, based on its outstanding record of service to higher education institutions throughout the United States.

“The University of Miami is pleased to partner with GCA Education Services, which has a solid reputation for efficient, sustainable, high quality programs that support our mission as a provider of higher education and patient care,” said Georgia Norton, UM’s Senior Manager for Contract Administration.

“We are honored to have been selected as the University of Miami’s custodial and grounds/landscaping services provider and are committed to serving the students, faculty, and staff of this great institution,” said Bob Norton, Chairman, CEO, and President of GCA Services Group. “We are excited to showcase our quality service every day by providing the cleanest buildings and the best maintained grounds possible,” he added.

About GCA Services Group, Inc.

GCA Services Group, Inc. is a leading national provider of quality facility services, including custodial services, facilities operations and maintenance services, grounds and athletic field management services, and more. With over 34,000 employees throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico, GCA serves over 225 K-12 school districts, including over 2,000 schools; over 75 higher education institutions; and the commercial facilities of over 600 clients in a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, corporate office buildings, high-tech, bio-pharmaceutical, nuclear power, defense, and others. For more information, please visit www.gcaservices.com or follow GCA on Twitter, @gcaservices.