February 11, 2014

Ecofirst Services signs MoU with Amsterdam ArenA for developing sports infrastructure

Ecofirst Services, a 100 percent subsidiary of Tata Consulting Engineers, signed an MoU with Amsterdam ArenA International, a subsidiary of Amsterdam ArenA.

The MoU was signed in the presence of the Dutch Minister and the ambassador to the Kingdom of the Netherlands to India, Alphonsus Stoelinga, between Amsterdam ArenA and its strategic partner companies in India, Tenon Property Services and Ecofirst Services. Sanjay Sethi, Tata Services, helped to facilitate the deal for Ecofirst Services. Through the collaboration, Ecofirst will provide feasibility studies, detailed project reports and design works for sports infrastructure. Ecofirst was acquired by Tata Consulting Engineers in 2012 and is now a full-fledged Tata enterprise.

The chief operating officer of Ecofirst, Chitranjan Kaushik said, “We expect that this partnership with the Ecofirst-Tata Consulting Engineers sustainable engineering will change the way sports infrastructure is being developed and operated in India. We hope to develop sports infrastructure of global standards and build around sound sustainability principles.”

Henk Markerink, CEO, Amsterdam ArenA, is proud of the achievements: “We are honoured to have signed up with Tenon and Ecofirst Services. In our international business it is vital to build strong relationships, optimise our working methods to the local reality and create a presence in the Indian market. These partnerships are vital for us and I look forward with great confidence to what the future will bring us.”