BRANFORD, CT— Connecticut-based property management company, O,R&L Facility Services, is the proud recipient of this year’s Office Building of the Year Award (TOBY) from the New York Capital Region’s Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA). O,R&L won this award for their excellence in building management services at the State of New York Department of Transportation headquarters’ building located at 50 Wolf Road in Albany, NY.
This is O,R&L’s second consecutive BOMA TOBY Award earned for buildings in the Capital Region of New York.
The O,R&L facility management team in Albany, led by Property Manager Jorgen Bowman, is responsible for this 386,000-square-foot building, which is owned by the State of New York Office of General Services (OGS). The building supports 1,500 employees daily, and includes the Office of the Commissioner of the DOT, the State Transportation Incident Command Center (S.T.I.C.C.), as well as hosting the main data center for the DOT.
O,R&L has continuously delivered on their promise to the State — to assure optimal building performance, implement cost saving strategies and green cleaning practices, and to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction possible. In just the first year of management of the building for the State of New York OGS, O,R&L Facility Services achieved a savings of $300,000.00 in annual operating cost- a true demonstration of the practices that O,R&L puts in place for their clients.
“We are yet again so proud to not only win this prestigious award for all of our employees, but we are also honored to serve the State of New York. This award is a true testament of the level of performance, building management and overall customer service O,R&L has provided our clients for over 20 years” says O,R&L Facility Services President & CEO, Robert D. Owens.
Currently managing close to $1 billion in real estate net worth, O,R&L’s portfolio in both the Northeast and Southeast US includes office buildings, high-rise residential complexes, industrial parks, public and private school systems, college & university campuses, state judicial facilities, government buildings, theme parks, retail complexes and healthcare facilities. To find out more about O,R&L Facility Services visit www.or-l.com.
About O,R&L Facility Services
Over the last 20 years O,R&L Facility Services has become the industry leader in facility management, property management, and janitorial services for properties and companies in the Northeastern United States and Florida. O,R&L successfully manages, maintains and cleans real estate totaling over 20 million square feet valued at over 1 billion dollars. O,R&L provides a comprehensive roster of services designed to efficiently and economically operate sophisticated real estate investment portfolios, government facilities, corporate campuses, and other modern facilities. A member of the US Green Building Council and a proponent of “Green Seal” Certified Products, O,R&L is the proud recipient of numerous awards for the properties they manage. For more information on O,R&L Facility Services visit the company’s website at www.or-l.com.