fmME Awards 2017: Overall FM Company crowned
According to one judge, fmME Awards 2017's Overall FM Company of the Year "consistently makes fresh contributions that raise industry standards"
Emrill Services was named Overall FM Company of the Year at the fmME Awards 2017.
The most contested category in the entirety of the fmME Awards line-up, this award is given to the company that has fostered an excellent reputation among customers and the industry as a whole.
Based on all-round performance over the past year, the nominations for this award were judged upon ongoing involvement in flagship contracts and/or projects, as well as their track record for service delivery.
Emrill was recognised for “its forward-looking programmes in terms of FM delivery, energy management, and staff development”.
As one judge put it, “the company consistently makes fresh contributions that raise industry standards, and its year-on-year growth is commendable”.
Meanwhile, Farnek Services’ effort was highly commended under the category.
The jury felt Farnek’s 2016 performance “thanks to its diversification plans, has been inspirational and interesting to watch”.
Its “use of technology and data analytics gives it an edge in a price-sensitive market”, one judge said.
Other shortlisted nominations under the category included Adeeb Facilities Management, Al Shirawi Facilities Management, BK Gulf, Cofely Besix Facility Management, Imdaad, Khidmah, Macro International, and Transguard's Integrated Facility Services.
More than 100 nominations were received for the fmME Awards 2017, marking the event’s 10th anniversary.
Winners under 15 categories were rewarded during a gala ceremony hosted at Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah hotel in Dubai on Tuesday, 16 May, 2017.
The event was supported by Platinum Sponsor, MJB Group; Gold Sponsor, Khidmah; Silver Sponsors, Al Shirawi FM, Cofely Besix Facility Management, Farnek Services, and Macro; Category Sponsors, Adeeb Group, Bee'ah Tandeef, B.fm, Emrill, Grako, Imdaad, and Interserve; and Association Partner, Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA).