Ampco System Parking Contracts with Downtown Kalamazoo, Inc.

LOS ANGELES – August 18, 2003 – Ampco System Parking, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM), has been awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract with Downtown Kalamazoo Incorporated (DKI). This contract continues a long-standing relationship between Ampco and DKI. Ampco will manage the daily operations of the municipally-owned parking system in Kalamazoo, Michigan, encompassing more than 4,000 parking spaces, including three garages, 10 surface lots and more than 1,000 on-street spaces.
abm.gif"As a rapidly expanding downtown that is very committed to continue improving parking options in the central business district, we are pleased to continue serving Downtown Kalamazoo, Inc.," said Thomas Barnett, president of Ampco System Parking. "Through the joint efforts of Ampco and DKI, we have created an award-winning parking system," he added.

"We continue to be impressed with Ampco's operating systems and leadership," said Kenneth A. Nacci, president of DKI. "As our downtown has evolved, so has our parking system. We look forward to working together in the future to solve challenging parking issues in our central business district," he added

Downtown Kalamazoo Incorporated is a private, non-profit organization. In conjunction with its affiliate organizations, it manages a full range of activities to benefit downtown Kalamazoo. DKI is implementing a five-year plan to improve parking in the downtown area in order to create an economic environment that is attractive to Kalamazoo residents, businesses, consumers and visitors.

Ampco System Parking is an industry leader, operating over 1,700 lots and garages in 29 states, including parking facilities at or adjacent to such major international airports as Buffalo, Cincinnati, Denver, Detroit, Honolulu, Houston, Los Angeles, Orlando, Philadelphia and San Francisco.

ABM Industries Incorporated is one of the largest facility services contractors listed on the New York Stock Exchange. With annualized revenues in excess of $2.1 billion and more than 63,000 employees, ABM provides janitorial, parking, engineering, security, lighting, mechanical and network services for thousands of commercial, industrial, institutional and retail facilities in hundreds of cities across North America. In addition to Ampco System Parking, the ABM Family of Services includes ABM Janitorial, ABM Engineering, American Commercial Security (ACSS), Amtech Lighting, CommAir Mechanical and ABM Service Network.
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