SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco was awarded an Enterprise Framework Agreement (EFA) from Shell Global Solutions International B.V., to provide fire protection products, engineered systems and lifecycle services for Shell onshore and offshore sites in the Americas, Asia and Australia/New Zealand.
"Tyco is committed to supporting Shell's fire protection needs. We are excited about the opportunity to continue our strong relationship with such a respected company," stated Brian McDonald, Chief Operating Officer, Tyco Installation and Services.
Key components of Tyco's offering include a commitment to ethical business practices, leveraging Tyco's global footprint of centers of excellence and service, harnessing Tyco's broad portfolio of product technology and brands, and incorporating Tyco's Williams Hazard and Response solutions to provide peace of mind and expert consultation.
"Our expert team is committed to advance safety and security for Shell and help protect Shell employees in the work place," added Patrick Seiler, senior director, vertical markets at Tyco. "We are enthusiastic about the opportunity to expand our relationship with Shell and provide fire protection products and services to selected Shell locations around the globe."
As part of the agreement, Tyco has formed a Program Management Office (PMO) to provide guidance and oversight throughout the installation and service delivery process. The Tyco PMO will drive EFA compliance, promote standardization, capture best practices and lessons learned, identify potential future innovations, consolidate reporting, and create templates for successful execution of contracts and services.
Tyco (NYSE: TYC) is the world's largest pure-play fire protection and security company. Tyco provides more than three million customers around the globe with the latest fire protection and security products and services. A company with $10+ billion in revenue, Tyco has more than 70,000 employees in more than 1,000 locations across 50 countries serving various end markets, including commercial, institutional, governmental, retail, industrial, energy, residential and small business. For more information, visit the new www.tyco.com.