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Joint venture of JLL and J&J Worldwide Services wins Philippines Operations Support contract

WASHINGTON, August 9, 2017 – The United States Department of Defense has awarded a contract to a joint venture of JLL (NYSE:JLL) and J&J Worldwide Services to provide facility and logistics support services for U.S. Military Forces and Federal Government agencies in the Republic of the Philippines.

Under the contract, JLL and J&J Worldwide Services will provide Philippines Operations Support Services for the U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) Augmentation Team-Philippines (PAT-PHL), Special Operations Command, Pacific (SOCPAC), and Marine Corps Forces, Pacific (MARFORPAC). They will also serve other U.S. military forces and federal government agencies supporting PACOM that are performing a variety of advisory and assistance missions in support of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Services include facility and logistics support.

"JLL's broad international experience puts us in a unique position to use best practices to support our troops," said Barry Scribner, International Director and Co-president of JLL's Public Institutions Group. "We have an ongoing presence in the Philippines, market knowledge and technical capabilities that allow us to deliver immediate value through this contract. Together with J&J, we have the capability to furnish labor, materials and equipment through an experienced workforce to create a comfortable, healthy, safe and productive environment."

As part of the contract, the joint venture will employ more than 400 people to provide facility management, security, transportation, materials handling, maintenance, food and transient lodging services in the Philippines. The contract was awarded for one year with the option to renew for four additional years and is valued at more than $58 million.

The JLL portion of the contract will be managed by JLL's integrated facility management team which has a strategic and comprehensive approach to measure and manage building performance. It will also maximizie the efficiency of staff and optimize budgets through strategic sourcing while reducing energy costs by lowering consumption.

"In an era when facility teams are under increasing pressure to aggressively manage costs, risks and energy consumption, it makes sense for the government to entrust these tasks to organizations with proven experience," added Scribner. "We have developed technologies and innovative solutions that drive operational efficiencies in planning, design and ongoing operations, delivering a more efficient workplace and boosting employee productivity without sacrificing the quality of services we provide to these men and women who are so valiantly serving our country."

JLL is the premier provider of strategic real estate services advisory for local, state, national and federal governments as well as public and higher education institutions. Its national team covers the entire real estate lifecycle from strategy, public private partnerships, facilities management and sustainability services to transaction and project management. JLL brings both the experience and expertise to convert real estate portfolios into working assets that meet operational and occupancy requirements while generating revenues and reducing costs.

About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $145 billion. At the end of the second quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of nearly 80,000. As of June 30, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $57.6 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit