UK Power Networks has awarded SQS the contract for the delivery of reinstatement services in the South East. The new agreement commences in February 2018 and is for an initial four-year period, plus a potential two-year extension. This contract reinforces SQS’s presence in the southern counties and reaffirms our long-term collaborative relationship with UK Power Networks.

Maurice O’Connor, SQS Managing Director, said: “We are extremely excited to be awarded this significant contract. We have been working with UK Power Networks since 2008 and this latest contract will allow us to take that partnership to the next level”.

The success of this tender has been supported by the excellent service that has been provided by the contract team over the past 12 months and their continued focus on safety and customer needs.

Mark Simmons, Head of Powercare at UK Power Networks, said: “UK Power Networks is committed to maintaining a safe, secure and sustainable power supply to eight million homes and businesses in London, the South East and the East of England. SQS has demonstrated the shared values and technical capability needed to give our customers the best possible service.”