January 15, 2013
Vancouver, BC – Securiguard is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the preferred security provider to the City of Vancouver. Securiguard will provide security management services for the Vancouver Public Library (VPL), the Community Services Group (CSG), Vancouver Fire and Rescue (VFRS), Vancouver Parks Board (VPB), City Engineering, select parking lots as well as Business Planning and Services offices.
“We are very excited about this latest project with the City of Vancouver, which builds and expands upon our longstanding business relationship. Securiguard was founded and continues to operate out of Vancouver today. Many of our company’s core operating values have been drawn from the unique culture and passions of Vancouver residents, including continuous creativity in service and leading-edge sustainable business practices. Our team is delighted to have rung in the new year with this very important relationship with the City.”
–Darcy R. Kernahan, President & CEO, Securiguard Services
Services provided to the City will include on site security and customer service officers, bike patrols of select outdoor areas including parking lots, and continuous 24/7 response and patrolling by Securiguard’s Vancouver-based mobile fleet.
Securiguard staff are clearly recognizable by their yellow and black, high visibility jackets. Contract startup will begin on February 1.
About Securiguard Services Ltd.
Securiguard is Western Canada’s leading provider of corporate security through a focus on customer service, creating value for our clients, and caring for our people, community and the environment. We make people feel safe.
From ports to hospitals, airports to schools, Securiguard has 38 years of demonstrated experience putting tailored security solutions at the disposal of its clients. These solutions include uniformed guard divisions and K9 patrols, mobile response teams, integrated video, audio, and GPS technologies and the personal life safety solution, SOS Response. Securiguard is based in Vancouver with offices in Victoria, Nanaimo, Kelowna, and Edmonton.