facility management


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facility management

Any activity related to the maintenance and management of a building (such as equipment operations and security) after the building has been completed and occupied.
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Speaking at the event, Ali al Suwaidi, vice president - facility management at Dubai-based DXB Entertainments, said that the proper implementation of facilities management aspect in designing of any premise could help saving lots of money in the later stages.
Alekh Grewal, group CEO and director of Mannai Corporation, observed that with a significant amount of infrastructure and construction projects anticipated in Qatar over the coming years, Cofely Besix Mannai Facility Management is rightly positioned to capitalise on the facility management services demand arising from the domestic market.
We want to raise awareness about facility management in Qatar.
In a keynote address at the two-day Property and Facilities Management Conference which starts today at Al Murooj Rotana Hotel, Dubai, Stan Mitchell, CEO of Key Facilities Management International, and founding chairman of the Global Facility Management Association, will outline how public and private property owners and developers can soften the impact of the economic downturn on their businesses.
Brady, IFMA president and CEO, "The Association recognizes that there have been significant changes in facility management roles and responsibilities since IFMA's founding 23 years ago.
It can be performed by facility management and/or the housekeeping director.
With a significant amount of infrastructure and construction projects anticipated in Qatar over the coming years, Cofely Besix Mannai Facility Management is rightly positioned to capitalize on the facility management services demand arising from the domestic market, said Alekh Grewal Group CEO and Director of Mannai Corporation.
He noted that Grubb & Ellis is one of the national leaders in providing facility management services to raised-floor data centers, with more than 3,000,000 SF under management for many Fortune 100 companies in such industries as information services, institutional and consumer finance, insurance, global products manufacturing, national transportation networks, telecommunications and global technology services (hardware and software).
Facility management is an interdisciplinary field, primarily devoted to the maintenance and care of commercial or institutional buildings.
As head of Cushman & Wakefield's facility management group, Ford had decided to hop the train with a colleague to head Downtown where the company manages numerous buildings.
In 1994, the New York City Board of Education commissioned leading New York real estate and business executives to study and recommend improvements to the facility management and maintenance of the New York City Public School system.
The combination of the extensive know-how of the employees and the management of KLM Facility Services and Sodexho's experience in facility management gives us great confidence in the future success of the newly created entity.

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