Castle Rock Edinvar Contract Press Release

10/05/2012

Glendale are delighted to have been awarded the opportunity to provide the communities of Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association with a complete range of innovative green service solutions from one unique source.

Glendale is one of the UK’s leading green service providers and offers a complete portfolio of green services to its clients. Glendale prides itself on working in partnership with its clients and local communities in order to successfully meet their requirements. Glendale is unique in being able to offer a completely tailored local service with the support and backing of a large national organisation.

Contract Manager David Delargy will be responsible for managing Glendale’s Castle Rock Edinvar team. “The initial aims are to deliver the contract to the client’s high standards from day one,” David Delargy explains, “and to begin developing a good, strong relationship with the communities of Castle Rock Edinvar.”

Where possible David’s team will be recruited from the local area to aid in the efficiency of the contract with their local knowledge. Glendale frequently follow this procedure after winning new work as it enables the Contract Manager to appoint local people into suitable roles with the organisation.

Glendale is commitment to the provision of training and development opportunities for its dedicated staff. This was recognised in late 2011 with the presentation of the BALI Employer of the Year Award. Investment is also continuously made into equipment and vehicles to ensure Glendale’s teams remain at the forefront of their field, delivering value for money services tailored to the needs of the client.

Glendale recognises the value of green spaces as a contribution to a better quality of life. The Castle Rock Edinvar team will work closely with the client and local residents in order to continue developing an environment to be proud of, increase community safety and inspire healthier lifestyles.

Glendale’s Castle Rock Edinvar team aims to be involved with community days to support, advise and take feedback from the local residents. Communicating with the community is a vital part of Glendale’s policy. It will allow the Castle Rock Edinvar team to find ways to improve their service provision in order to increase customer satisfaction.”

David Delargy wants to deliver a committed and high quality service that will continue to improve the environment for the local residents and community members. “It is early days yet,” he explains, but as the contract progresses David hopes to provide additional community based activities in order to continue to nurture and grow a deep and fruitful relationship with the communities of Castle Rock Edinvar.

Notes to Editors:

Glendale Managed Services is a market leading green services provider. Glendale operates across the UK, in the following areas: Grounds Maintenance, Arboriculture, Countryside & Estates Management, Golf Course Management, Tree Relocation, and Composting. In addition to these services the company has its own plant nurseries: Coblands www.coblands.co.uk

Glendale Managed Services will be providing the following services for the communities of Castle Rock Edinvar :
• Open grounds maintenance
• Shrub bed maintenance
• Litter picking
• Herbicide application

Further information about Glendale Managed Services and the green solutions it can offer contact Sales and Marketing Manager Josie Bennett: josie.bennett@glendale-services.co.uk or 01392 441090.

All press queries should be directed to the Sales and Marketing Department.

Glendale Managed Services is a division of Parkwood Holdings Plc (www.parkwoodholdings.co.uk).

The Contract Commences on 21st May 2012 for 1 year + 1