Proven abilities in Afghanistan military camp key to successful bid
CALGARY, ALBERTA, Dec. 15, 2010 (Marketwire) -- ATCO Structures & Logistics (ATCO) today announced it has been awarded a three-year contract to provide critical first-responder services for NATO at Kandahar Airfield (KAF) in Afghanistan. The contract encompasses fire and crash rescue services and emergency ambulance response capability for NATO forces stationed at the military camp.
This latest win follows the recent awarding of other NATO contracts to ATCO, including the management of water, waste water and solid waste at KAF and computer information systems services in Sarajevo.
"ATCO has the experience, expertise and successful track record delivering high-quality support for NATO," said Harry Wilmot, President & Chief Operating Officer, ATCO Structures & Logistics. "We look forward to providing our services in support of the men and women serving in the International Security Assistance Force as they carry out their operations in the region."
Since 2007, ATCO has been providing military camps and related defence support services for 20,000 troops serving under NATO's International Security Assistance Force at Kandahar Airfield.
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