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Cofely Besix facility management awarded contract for Aldar headquarters building

Cofely Besix facility management, the region’s leading integrated facilities management company, has recently been awarded a 3-year contract by Aldar Properties PJSC, to undertake the maintenance and operation of the Aldar Headquarters building located in Abu Dhabi.

Cofely Besix facility management has been contracted to provide facilities maintenance services, including MEP, cleaning, landscaping and irrigation, HV systems, FA & FF systems, CCTV/Access control systems, BMU, BMS, pest control, elevators, as well as 24-hour helpdesk.

The iconic Aldar building is the first circular building to be constructed in the UAE. Designed by MZ & Partners, the unconventional shape of the building, with two circular, bulbous, curved glass facades, offers open office and commercial space with flexible partitioning across 23 floors. The building was also voted as the “Best Futuristic Design 2008” by the Building Exchange Conference.

“We are very pleased and excited to have been entrusted to provide services to another prestigious and iconic building in the region,”added Ian Harfield, CEO of Cofely Besix facility management.

“It adds to the demonstrable experience and level of service that Cofely Besix is able to offer, and we look forward to extending our working relationship with Aldar.”

The Aldar Headquartersprovides 22 floorsof commercial office space and covers a total gross floor area of 61,900 square meters. The building has 4 levels of car parking with 1184 parking spaces, as well as 3 external kiosks, 2 internal cafes, 21 lifts, a mixed and female gymnasium, and male and female prayer rooms. The building was developed in accordance with the LEED requirements of the U.S. Green Building Council.