Ducab awards MEP Facilities Management contract to Cofely Besix Facility Management
Dubai, UAE, 12 December 2017: The region’s leading facilities management provider, Cofely Besix Facility Management, has been awarded a contract to provide hard mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) facility management services to Ducab.
The 3-year contract includes a comprehensive maintenance contract to provide MEP Hard Services to Ducab’s staff accommodation in the UAE, a sewage treatment plant, and all other structures and utilities situated within the accommodation area and wash rooms, such as the catering facilities, prayer rooms, as well as sports and recreation facilities.
“We are very excited to be selected by such a large industrial manufacturer to be their trusted partner in providing MEP Hard Services,” said Bart F. Holsters, Operations Manager for Cofely Besix Facility Management.
“It is also important for us to have industrial clients such as Ducab within our portfolio, as they truly value high efficiency and quality in every facet of their operations. This contract allows us to work in true partnership and seek innovative ways to lower the total cost of ownership of these assets.”
Established in 1979, Ducab is a leading manufacturer of high-quality cables and cabling products jointly owned by the Investment Corporation of Dubai and Senaat (General Holding Corporation, Abu Dhabi) with five operational facilities in the UAE. In recent years the company has further expanded to be a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper and aluminium wire & cable products. ”
“Cofely Besix Facility Management have been a great asset to Ducab by maintaining our premises, and by assisting us in conducting recreational activities. We are very pleased with the results that Cofely Besix Facility Management have achieved so far,” concluded Godfrey Harris, Support Services Delivery Manager for Ducab.
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, Dubai Mall and the Dubai Fountains, Al Sufouh Tram, Emirates Real Estate Corporation, Masdar, Yas Island and Adar Headquarters in Abu Dhabi, to name a few.
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