Cofely Besix Facility Management grows its education sector portfolio with ISP
Dubai, UAE, 09 September, 2018: : Cofely Besix Facility Management (CBFM) has been awarded the contract to provide facilities management services to three schools for International Schools Partnership (ISP), a global education group.
CBFM will provide hard FM services to three UAE-based schools within ISP’s portfolio, namely: The flagship Aquila School in Dubai, Aspen Heights British School and Reach British School in Abu Dhabi.
The scope of services covers full technical services, Defect Liability Period management (DLP) and snagging. CBFM will plan and manage the operations via its CAFM system utilising mobile technology to ensure a proactive service delivery within the schools. CBFM will also be responsible for the refurbishment of the chillers at Reach British School.
“We are very pleased to partner a leading worldwide educator such as ISP, and we look forward to supporting them by providing a perfect environment for students and staff,” said Keith Elmer, Deputy Operations Manager, Cofely Besix Facility Management.
Bharat Mansukhani, Regional Managing Director of ISP Middle East added, “ISP is proud to create new alliances with other established international operators like Cofely Besix Facility Management.”
“CBFM shares our vision of service quality and we hope partnering with them will further improve our school offering.”
ISP is a worldwide organisation currently managing 31 schools in their portfolio, with plans to expand in the Middle East region in the near future.
About Cofely Besix Facility Management
Cofely Besix Facility Management LLC is a joint-venture established in 2008 by Cofely and the BESIX Group, to provide first-class integrated facility management services in the Middle East.
Cofely is part of ENGIE, a worldwide energy leader. The Group has been present in the Middle East region for 30 years, where it develops large gas and power infrastructures and provides energy services. The BESIX Group, active for more than 50 years in the Middle East, has a wide range of experience of real estate and infrastructure construction.
The strengths of these two companies were combined in order to deliver the most critical part of facility management - the maintenance of technical installations and energy management.
Cofely Besix Facility Management delivers an Integrated Facility Management Model which provides the ability to offer multiple services on multiple sites, all through a single point of contact. That means that we offer a complete range of maintenance, cleaning, management solutions and essential multi-disciplinary trades, supported via a 24/7 call centre, to every industry sector, from residential and commercial to educational and airports.
Clients include The Emirates Group, Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai Mall and the Dubai Fountains, Aldar Academies, Al Sufouh Tram, Emirates Real Estate Corporation, Masdar, Yas Island and Adar Headquarters in Abu Dhabi, to name a few.
About International Schools Partnership
The International Schools Partnership is an ambitious and growing group that currently owns 31 schools located in the UK, the USA, Spain, Costa Rica the Middle East, Malaysia and Mexico.
Since its inception in 2013, the International Schools Partnership has grown rapidly to an impressive 31 schools of varying scale with 24,000 students and over 3,000 staff located across the globe in eight countries. This is only the beginning for the group whose vision is to be an international schools’ group of quality and scale, recognised across local communities and the education sector for amazing learning, ambition and growth.
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