SIRVA Relocation Selected by U.S. Department of Homeland Security

CHICAGO , Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- SIRVA Relocation LLC, a subsidiary of SIRVA Inc., a global relocation services provider, today announced that the company has entered into a $10 million contract with the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), an agency of the U.S. government's Department of Homeland Security.

The awarded contract -- which began July 16, 2008 and runs through January 16, 2009 -- covers all facets of a relocation, including move management, household goods transportation, home marketing assistance, destination services, property management and mortgage services.

"We are extremely pleased with this opportunity to continue to provide SIRVA's valued relocation services to the U.S. government," said Tom Higgins , SIRVA vice president of government sales. "Our more than 30 years' experience working with government and military organizations has provided us a unique understanding of the pressures they face and level of service they require. SIRVA's capabilities are unmatched in meeting these needs."

About SIRVA Inc.

SIRVA Inc. is a leading provider of relocation solutions to a well-established and diverse customer base around the world. The Company handles all aspects of relocation, including home purchase and home sale services, household goods moving, mortgage services and home closing and settlement services. SIRVA conducts more than 300,000 relocations per year, transferring corporate and government employees in addition to individual consumers. SIRVA's well-recognized brands include Allied, Allied International, Allied Pickfords, Allied Special Products, DJK Residential, Global, northAmerican, northAmerican International, SIRVA Mortgage, SIRVA Relocation and SIRVA Settlement. More information about SIRVA can be found on the Company's Web site at