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Dubai needs to better preserve its architectural monuments Nikhil Pereira is the deputy editor of facilities management Middle East.

Dubai needs to better preserve its architectural monuments

Are we missing the point by knocking down our cities’ older structures and building shiny new ones in its place?


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High-access cleaning and the many risks involved

High-access cleaning and the many risks involved

fmME explores the various aspects of high-access cleaning, and the importance manufacturers and rental companies are placing on sustainability
 
The importance of PR and communications in FM

The importance of PR and communications in FM

FM companies that fail to communicate news and press material to the right industry platforms are missing out on the business benefits of doing so
 
The elevator business is becoming smarter

The elevator business is becoming smarter

Smart elevators are not only futuristic in operation but are energy efficient and easier to maintain, so why are we not seeing more of them in the region? Nikhil Pereira asks
 
Breaking the norm

Breaking the norm

Thyssenkrupp is about to launch commercially the world’s first-rope less elevator, we take a sneak-peek into what we can expect from the firm
 

 

The FM Expo 2017 returns this September

The FM Expo 2017 returns this September

The regional FM industry valued at all-time high $12.49bn according to market research conducted by FM EXPO
 
Experts: Its high time our cleaning practices evolved

Experts: Its high time our cleaning practices evolved

Khidmah’s soft services manager Shadi Akeel vehemently challenges existing cleaning practices, and urges the industry to move with times and change its habits
 
Comment: Can FM work with RTA’s flying taxi?

Comment: Can FM work with RTA’s flying taxi?

Imdaad CEO Jamal Abdullah Lootah suggests transport time of critical FM services can be reduced drastically with the flying RTA taxi
 
Comment: FM suppliers are innovating with new tech, are you up for it?

Comment: FM suppliers are innovating with new tech, are you up for it?

Nikhil Pereira looks at what FM companies’ desire to opt for new machinery and products created with a view of sustainability
 
How understanding design trends will help FM companies long-term

How understanding design trends will help FM companies long-term

Godwin Austen Johnson's Kevin McLachlan says in an ideal environment, architects, ID professionals, the MEP sub-contractors and FM providers need to be involved in a new building or residential community development from the start
 
COMMENT: GCC refurbishment projects are on the rise

COMMENT: GCC refurbishment projects are on the rise

Currently, in Dubai alone, there are close to 27,000 active construction sites, however the need to refurbish existing buildings and communities is growing year-on-year
 
Comment: Commit for longer

Comment: Commit for longer

Nikhil Pereira looks at what FM companies could learn from the contract system followed in the hospitality industry between owner and operator?
 
GCC energy plans require better tech integration

GCC energy plans require better tech integration

fmME, with Knowledge Partner Imdaad, explores the prospects of energy management service provision in the GCC, and the challenges faced by the growing regional sector
 
fmME Awards 2017 a reminder of GCC sector's growth

fmME Awards 2017 a reminder of GCC sector's growth

A pat on the back, and a note of thanks
 
Global expertise will help GCC waste management

Global expertise will help GCC waste management

fmME, with Knowledge Partner Averda, explores the scope for recycling, smart equipment, waste-to-energy, and integrated waste management programmes in the GCC
 
Week in review: Back-up gensets at Dubai landmarks

Week in review: Back-up gensets at Dubai landmarks

The directive to install back-up power generators at landmark developments in Dubai will comprehensively benefit the emirate's building supply chain
 



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