ESS serves millions of meals and rations through first-class dining facilities, mess halls and to troops training in the field, while also providing in-flight meals, mobile kitchens for field exercises and fine dining for military celebrations.

Grounds maintenance staff maintain thousands of hectares of defence estate, including environmentally sensitive areas and manage vehicle fleets that include cars, buses, fire engines, ambulances and a wide variety of specialist vehicles.

Security services watch over high and medium level security facilities.

Other specialised services performed for defence clients include the management of armouries, reprographics, warehousing, cinemas, gym and sporting facilities.

Defence support services