Emirates Transport signs 19 contracts worth Dhs91.5m with government entities in Q1

Dubai: Emirates Transport Media Dept.
Emirates Transport (ET) announced it has signed 19 new and renewed transport service contracts with 15 local and federal government entities worth Dhs91.5 million, during the first quarter of 2019.   
The latest contracts increase the number of running government transport contracts to a total of 116, and range in duration between 1 and 4 years, according to Abdul Gaffar Mohammed Yousef, accounts manager at the ET Special Clients’ Centre.
Yousef stated that the Centre offers transport and leasing services to 55 various federal and local government entities, as well as a number of education institutions across the state.
Some of the Centre’s governmental clients include the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Education, the UAE Insurance Authority.  
The manager of the Special Clients’ Centre also stated that under these contracts, the Centre will provide 395 vehicles, in addition to 260 drivers.
In general, he stated that the ET Special Clients’ Centre employs 1,408 drivers and operates more than 2,145 various vehicles including ambulances, medical supplies transport vehicles, funeral transport vehicles, blood transport vehicles, mobile clinics, in addition to water transport vehicle.