AssetCo wins Malaysian Fire and Rescue contract

18/03/2009
 
AssetCo plc (AIM:ASTO), the integrated services provider, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a further contract worth approximately £650,000 by the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department for the provision of integrated equipment.

The contract to supply over 250 units, including ladders and gantries, follows on from the successful winning of an earlier contract with the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department to supply 168 units, worth approximately worth £460,000, and illustrates the strength of AssetCo’s reputation internationally.

AssetCo recently provided the Mumbai Fire Service with integrated equipment, swift water and flood rescue training further illustrating the Company’s success in penetrating new markets.

Derek Gotts, Managing Director of AssetCo’s Integrated Equipment Centre commented:

"This is a significant affirmation of our position in the manufacture and supply of integrated equipment to the fire and rescue market. As market leaders in the UK, we are well positioned to grow our international market share and these recent contract wins further endorse this."

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