ICS Magazine

American Building Maintenance Acquires CarpetMaster Cleaning in Upstate New York

April 6, 2001
San Francisco (Business Wire) -- The American Building Maintenance subsidiary of ABM Industries Inc. has acquired all operations of CarpetMaster Cleaning (CarpetMaster), a major regional provider of janitorial and related services in Albany and the surrounding Capital District of New York.

The former owners and operators of CarpetMaster, Khalan and Jim Hennesey, will continue to manage the business for American Building Maintenance. Founded by the Henneseys in 1981, CarpetMaster's interior and exterior facility services include custodial care, carpet cleaning, construction cleanup, concrete sealing and landscaping, as well as around-the-clock fire and flood cleanup and restoration under the tradename of RestoreMaster. The business is headquartered in Cohoes, New York.

ABM Janitorial Services operates more than 200 branch offices nationwide, serving 38 states and 36 of the 40 largest major metropolitan areas across the country.