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facilities management

Taking care of what's called the physical plant of a property—repairs, maintenance,security,janitorial,groundskeeping,etc.Formerly this was considered a janitorial-type career choice.Today,with rapidly changing technology,environmental concerns,government regulations, terror-related security issues, and other such matters, a career in facilities management is seen as a white collar, high-dollar choice. For more information go to the FMLink Group Web site at www.fmlink.com.

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Ian Entwisle, CEO of EMEA Global Corporate Services for CBRE, commented, Facilities Management remains a very popular real estate function to outsource in EMEA.
Emrill is able to offer an exceptional solution that provides integrated facilities management services essential to support the operations of the premium airline," Emrill managing director Ben Churchill said.
Facilities management practice in Nigeria has seen a steady growth in recent years with a wide range of applications (Opaluwa, 2005; Adewunmi et al.
FM Expo, the leading event in the region dedicated to property and facilities management, was opened yesterday at the Dubai Exhibition and Convention Centre by Sultan Ahmad Bin Sulayem, chairman of DP World.
In the Middle East, you folks have a great opportunity to leapfrog what has happened elsewhere in the world, learn from their mistakes and improve the industry," said Stan Mitchell, CEO of Key Facilities Management International, and founding Chairman of the Global Facility Management Association.
So in the end, vendors and administrators agree on only one statement about facilities management outsourcing: "We are seeing, quite dramatically, an increase on the part of institutions to think about their facility needs and to consider outsourcing more often and much more seriously than before," notes Frank Mendicino, president of Aramark Education--Facility Services.
Owners also need to retain the flexibility to increase or decrease the facilities management budget, if necessary, to be able to successfully manage their core business.
This is followed by the market overview section that gives an insight into the facilities management services market in India, its market size and growth, along with the split between organized and unorganized market.
Etisalat FM will utilise the human resources and workforce of Wojood Facilities Management, with its own team also present at Wojood's office in Al Barari.
Summary: Increase in international exhibitors at FM Expo seen as further sign of continued buoyancy in Mid East facilities management industry
We are very pleased to win this assignment," said Steven Swerdlow, President Global Corporate Services who added that this is the first time CBRE will be providing facilities management to an electrical utility.

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