June 03, 2010

KIRA named Top 200 Private Company in Florida

KIRA has been named one of the Top 200 Private Companies in Florida by Florida Trend Magazine. In their June 2010 issue, "350 Heavy Hitters - The biggest companies in Florida - and the state's most influential business executives", the Top 150 Public Companies and Top 200 Private Companies were ranked by 2009 revenue.

KIRA's excerpt from the magazine reads, "Through innovative use of GPS, IT and other creative approaches, Miramar-based KIRA (Private No. 199), under president

Continue Reading

June 03, 2010

KIRA Awarded Facilities Maintenance Contract for Eight Land Ports of Entry in New York

KIRA has been awarded a five-year, multi-million dollar contract to maintain eight Land Ports of Entry throughout northern New York. Full contract operations begin July 1, 2010.

This is an all inclusive facilities maintenance contract where KIRA is responsible for "everything under the roof and on the property with limited exclusions." Including, but

Continue Reading

May 04, 2010

KIRA's Operations at Piñon Canyon Manuever Site Highlighted in Fort Carson Mountaineer

PIÑON CANYON MANUEVER SITE, Colo.---With Fort Carson's growth in Soldiers over the last several years, existing training lands are used more frequently to ensure Soldiers are prepared for combat operations. With increased use, comes increased need for maintenance.

To meet those needs at  Canyon Maneuver Site, the Directorate of Public Works Fort Carson Support Services operations and maintenance contractor, KIRA, hired three local employees in February to complement their support

Continue Reading

April 14, 2010

KIRA Awarded USCG Base Maintenance Contract in Maryland

KIRA has been awarded a five-year, multi-million dollar contract to maintain the United States Coast Guard YARD in Baltimore, MD. Full contract operations begin May 1, 2010.

Services that will be provided on this contract include: maintenance and operations of buildings and structures, pest control, fire protection and safety, refuse and recycling, elevator maintenance, HVAC and refrigeration, grounds maintenance, and electrical and water distribution systems.

For over a

Continue Reading

April 06, 2010

KIRA Recognized as Top 100 Business

The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce named KIRA as one of the Top 100 Minority Businesses in South Florida.
The Top 100 Minority Business Awards® program applauds South Florida’s minority business community and celebrates our region’s rich diversity and spirit of entrepreneurship. The top 100 finalists will be recognized and awards will be presented to minority businesses in the following categories:
     - Community Involvement

Continue Reading

March 18, 2010

KIRA's Fort Carson Site Receives SHARP Certification for a Second Time

Congratulations to Mark Bartle, Denise Edwards and the entire Fort Carson team. KIRA has received recognition under OSHA's Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program for the second time.

KIRA Fort Carson will be exempt from OSHA programmed inspections from March 5, 2010 to March 4, 2012.

Gregory Baxter, Regional Administrator VIII has stated of KIRA Fort Carson"...You have demonstrated your commitment to employee safety and health by maintaining an effective safety

Continue Reading