Atlas Security has secured a new contract with BNP Paribas Real Estate, to provide 24/7 security to one of London’s newest mixed-use office and retail destinations, 68 King William Street.
The 11-storey site, known as the ‘Gateway into the City as you cross the London Bridge’, has recently undergone an extensive renovation. Formally House of Fraser, it offers contemporary office space overlooking London Bridge with a further 30,000 ft2 of lifestyle amenities. It includes a destination restaurant by Corbin & King of The Wolseley, a gym and a roof top terrace bar that boasts some of the best panoramic views in the city.
As a new development, Atlas Security have recruited a brand‑new team who will oversee the security solution from practical completion, to navigating the challenges of multiple fit out stages and finishing with the creation of a safe and secure environment that delivers a world class experience for the new occupiers and visitors.
Elizabeth Thomas, Building Manager at BNP Paribas Real Estate, says: “68 William Street is a landmark in London and with its re-launch, a premium destination. And as such, we need to offer, through our security provision, a premium experience that offers the utmost in customer experience and assuring security presence. This has been a success with Atlas Security, who have made the whole process as smooth and easy as we could have hoped for.”
Gary Stanton, Managing Director at Atlas Security, says this is a highly significant contract for the Atlas Security business: “This contract shows that our purpose driven approach of creating happiness for our colleagues and clients really works. It also demonstrates we are a serious player in the provision of high-end security solutions and can be trusted to protect the City’s landmark buildings.”