(MENAFN - Arab News) Etisalat Facilities Managemen (EFM)t, an independent unit of Etisalat, announced that it has selected Wojood Facilities Management, one of the sister companies of the Al Barari project, as a strategic partner. The announcement came after the signing of a partnership agreement recently between the two companies in the Al Barari in Dubai.
The agreement was signed by Mustafa Al-Ateeq, GM, Etisalat Facilities Management and Mohammed bin Zaal, CEO, Wojood Facilities Management. The signing ceremony was attended by Amer Al-Mansouri, executive director of HR and administration, and Ali Hasan Al-Harmoodi, executive director of design and consultancy at EFM.
The agreement states that Etisalat Facilities Management will provide technical support to the Barari project, including maintenance and management of private villas facilities, retail facilities, tennis courts and restaurant.
It also mentions that Etisalat Facilities Management will also provide mechanical and electrical maintenance, plumbing, air conditioning maintenance, swimming pool maintenance, home automation system maintenance, minor civil and carpentry works, for the Barari project. The duration of this agreement is two years, beginning on the first of January 2013, and a total of 189 villas will be covered by the agreement.
Zaal said: "This agreement acomes in line with our commitment to providing the best services to our customers and investors through collaborating with the best companies and organizations in the industry."
Al-Ateeq said: "This agreement with Wojood Facilities Management comes as a result of our continuous efforts to expand and enhance our operations in the country, as we have developed and updated a number of different projects in the real estate sectors and we will work together with the qualified staff of Wojood Facilities Management to provide the best in the field of Facilities Management."