Global contract win with GSK

Johnson Controls Global WorkPlace Solutions is proud to announce a world-wide five-year contract to supply services to pharmaceutical and healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). 

Diversified global portfolio
Johnson Controls Global WorkPlace Solutions will provide GSK with technical and engineering services, energy management, project management and pharmaceutical services, for the company's research and development, manufacturing and corporate offices.

The work will initially cover sites in North and South America, Europe and China – with other locations being brought on in a managed process. 

Expansion of our relationship
Johnson Controls Global WorkPlace Solutions vice president and general manager Guy Holden, explains: "Johnson Controls has had the privilege of providing GSK with facilities services for the last 18 years. This major new contract win represents an exciting expansion of our relationship and the opportunity to deliver workplace services, which make a direct and meaningful contribution to GSK's business. One of the main reasons we were selected was because of our proven track record in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry internationally, and in delivering transformational change in highly regulated life science environments," added Holden. 

Continued growth
John Summers, vice president and general manager of Life Sciences, Global WorkPlace Solutions commented: "The contract creates further expansion of our footprint in the United Kingdom and in the United States and expands our current operations in emerging markets such as Brazil and China. As GSK continues to develop the global services model into other business units and geographies our opportunities for continued growth are significant.”

Johnson Controls Global WorkPlace Solutions will start delivering services under the contract this summer.