This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

Fluor Turner JV will support MoD in Afghanistan

20 April 2011

Turner FM has won an extension to its DMT Contract with the MoD at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan, and also announced a JV with Texas-based Fluor Corporation.

The new JV entity will be named Fluor Turner, and will address the MoD's need for infrastructure support activities in Afghanistan. Turner has supported the MoD for over 25 years on an operational basis, while Fluor has provided support to the US military in both Afghanistan and Iraq. Fluor Turner's activities will centre on the provision of services for property and FM, as well as operations.
Turner FM (Design Management Team) DMT is embedded within the UK Works Group Royal Engineers at Camp Bastion and has developed a new training facility in Camp Bastion, the main British operating base in Afghanistan. Turner FM has built considerable expertise in military operations, having worked with the MOD and RAF on several infrastructure contracts in Afghanistan and the UK. Commenting on the contract extensions, Gary Peacock, General Manager responsible for Turner FM’s operations in Afghanistan said: "We are absolutely delighted to receive this contract extension and must commend the efforts and dedication of our DMT team, who continue to work, in what can only be described as harsh and extremely difficult conditions
Fluor currently has around 18,000 staff working from 65 bases in Afghanistan, as part of the US Army's Logistics Civil Augmentation Program. The company's work in the region has predominantly involved the construction and management of operational sites, and the provision of life and combat support services.
Commenting on the formation of Fluor Turner, Turner’s MD, John Laverty, said, "We are proud of our work supporting the military in Afghanistan and are already seeing the positive results of working together with Fluor. There are many benefits to working more closely together. Fluor Turner is already demonstrating that its combined expertise can assist the MOD by managing its assets in support of the UK's forces in theatre."


Contact Details and Archive...

Print this page | E-mail this page

www.fsifm.com
https://www.ironmongerydirect.co.uk/?utm_source=PFM%20MPU&utm_medium=MPU%20Banner&utm_campaign=Jan%202021&utm_term=Clicks&utm_content=Jan%2021


MOST VIEWED...

View more articles
Article image

Why the Law Says You Need a Nappy Bin Disposal Service

At home, parents are used to disposing of their babies’ used nappies the same way they do any other domestic waste - bagging it up and sticking it in the r...
Article image

Why complete transparency on remote education offerings from training providers must be accessible

With the ever-changing global climate, the impact of Covid-19 has seen a wide cross-section of industries significantly impacted, with many individuals los...
Article image

PFM Partnership Awards 2020 trophies to be presented in virtual event

Following the latest lockdown restrictions around the UK, it has been decided that it will not be possible to stage a live event to present the winners of ...

SFG20 updated and online

A new, updated and interactive version of SFG20 - Standard Maintenance Specification for Building Services - has been launched as a web based service which...

Benchmarking maintenance

BSRIA has just published this year's operation and maintenance benchmarking report as a guide for building operators to evaluate their performance against ...
Article image

Compliance – the difference between Regulation and Guidance, a personal view of G3

Having invented a regulatory driven product, I have studied the issue of compliance for a number of years now. Through research and detailed studies, I hav...
https://www.uhubglobal.com
PFM