PWGSC selects Brookfield Johnson Controls to manage 2 Ottawa federal campuses

MARKHAM, ON, June 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Brookfield Johnson Controls is pleased to announce it has been selected by the Department of Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) to provide Property Management Services, Project Delivery Services and Optional Services to the Carling campus and Tunney's Pasture campus within the National Capital Region in Ottawa.  This portfolio of over 5 million square feet comprises of 28 buildings supporting a number of Government Ministries. The entire project has the potential to span up to twelve years with an estimated value for the initial four year period of $338 million.

This contract award builds on an existing Brookfield Johnson Controls relationship that has supported PWGSC with the delivery of innovative, responsive and cost-effective services in the Ottawa region for several years.  In delivering on the requirements of this new contract Brookfield Johnson Controls will continue to support PWGSC's objectives through mutual cooperation, flexibility, innovation and leading best practices.

"We look forward to building on our successful relationship with PWGSC," said Gord Hicks, President of Brookfield Johnson Controls.  "Brookfield Johnson Controls has the scale, resource capacity, and agility to responsively respond to PWGSC and its ministry clients' evolving needs in the Ottawa Region. We are confident that our depth of local presence supported by our unparalleled Canadian leadership, infrastructure, knowledge and experience, will bring the best value to the Government of Canada."

Implementation of services at the two campuses will occur in two phases;

  • Carling Campus - operational date - August  2013.
  • Tunney's Pasture Campus  - operational date - April  2014.

Additional information, as it becomes available, will be posted on the Brookfield Johnson Controls website.

About Brookfield Johnson Controls
Founded in 1992 by Brookfield Office Properties (TSX:BPO) and Johnson Controls (NYSE:JCI), Brookfield Johnson Controls is the Canadian Leader in the provision of real estate management services providing services to more than 143 million square feet of commercial real estate space. Brookfield Johnson Controls' suite of services includes Facility Management, Project Management, Strategic Solutions, Real Estate Services and Professional Services.

With a team of over 1,600 team members in Canada, Brookfield Johnson Controls has enjoyed significant growth by helping its customers focus on their core business, while providing support in delivering on their respective organization's real estate objectives. Brookfield Johnson Controls is an industry leader and role model for sustainable operating practices, and has been named one of Canada's Top 30 Greenest Companies by MacLean's Magazine in each of the last four years.

For additional information, please visit: www.brookfieldjohnsoncontrols.com

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