Dubai, UAE, 10 September, 2015: Cofely Besix Facility Management (CBFM) has been awarded two new facilities management contracts by The Emirates Group to provide Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing (MEP) and HVAC maintenance services to the Emirates Group Headquarters, as well as the Emirates Aviation University.
The contract with the Emirates Group Headquarters, located in Rashidiya opposite Terminal 3, includes all maintenance work associated with the day-to-day operation of the building, as well as the Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) and reactive maintenance of all the Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) equipment and operations.
CBFM has also been contracted to provide the Emirates Aviation University, located in Academic City, with PPM of all the HVAC and MEP equipment. The scope of service also includes daily operation and monitoring of the Building Maintenance System (BMS) and lighting control systems, as well as civil and carpentry service of the entire premises infrastructure, which includes carpentry and masonry works.
“These two new projects, along with Emirates SkyCargo contract, definitely add further scope to the development of our product and service offering, and we are very proud to service such a prestigious client,” said Ian Harfield, CEO of Cofely Besix Facility Management.
The 2-year facilities management contract for Emirates SkyCargo was awarded to Cofely Besix Airports and Logistics Services in 2014. The scope of services for this Cargo Mega Terminal of 43.600m² which has the capacity to process 1.2 million tonnes of cargo annually, includes managing the 24-hour initial Planned Preventive Maintenance (PPM) setup, all Mechanical and Electrical Plumbing (MEP) operations, HVAC and minor civil works.