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ACT Logistics awarded Defence ICT disposal contract

The ICT asset lifecycle services provider recently confirmed that it had been awarded the four-year contract from the Department of Defence.

The ICT asset lifecycle services provider recently confirmed that it had been awarded the four-year contract from the Department of Defence.

The contract is valued at almost $10 million and is scheduled for immediate commencement.


ACT Logistics has supported government departments, corporates and educational institutions with ICT lifecycle support since 1993.

“We are delighted to be awarded the largest federal government contract in Australia for ICT hardware disposal services” Alex Farenden, ACT Logistics managing director, said.

“It is no exaggeration to say that the Department of Defence requires an unparalleled level of security from its contract partners.

“We have the capacity, infrastructure and accreditations to deliver on these expectations from day one both within Australia and globally.

“ACT Logistics is a step ahead within the industry thanks to our innovative approach and dedication to a circular economy. We are renowned for continually raising the bar with our commitment to delivering the best environmental outcomes, security standards, reporting structure, and service delivery within the market.”


Farenden explained that the company’s dedication to client needs was essential in gaining the contract.

“We work collaboratively with all our customers to deliver best practice lifecycle management strategies and find new solutions that extend the life of ICT equipment within our framework of uncompromising security,” he continued.

“We are passionate about our business and take the responsibility of managing e-waste very seriously.”

According to the company, ACT Logistics provides ICT lifecycle support in 39 countries – with 50 international locations and 44 locations in Australia.

The company covers the array of ICT equipment for disposal, including PCs, tablets, phones and AV equipment, and holds the ISO 27001 Information Security Management certification.

[Related: The three key logistics and supply chain focuses for the defence industry in 2022 and beyond]

ACT Logistics awarded Defence ICT disposal contract
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