Qualifying Kuwaiti Engineers Program
A part of “qualifying Kuwaiti engineers program” to work in the facilities management industry in the private sector during their presence in (KIPCO Tower), one of the projects managed by the United Facilities Management Company (UFM). In the picture, the Vice-Chairman and CEO of the company / Ahmad Yousef Al-Kandari appears as he addressed a motivational speech to the trainees, indicating to them future opportunities in this industry, which is the future of building and facilities management.
Coronavirus Precautions at Kipco Tower
As part of its endeavors to preserve the health and safety of the KIPCO tower pioneers, the United Facilities Management Company organizes daily medical examinations for the tower visitors and employees, as part of the company’s precaution to prevent the spread of the new Corona virus.
The company provides a medical clinic within the KIPCO tower through which temperatures are measured and sterilizers and disinfectants are provided, following the guidance of the Ministry of Health in dealing with the Corona virus.
The Terminal Launching Event
The United Facilities Management organized the launching event of the Terminal Project on the 18th of February 2020 on behalf of the owner (AL Aziziya).
Key Performance Indicators Workshop
UFM conducted a (KPI) workshop to the Public Authority of Manpower. Mr. Faisal Al-Quraini presented the workshop from 11-13 February 2020.
CAFM workshop for the Credit Bank of Kuwait
UFM continues to lead the process of promoting the growth of FM sector in Kuwait, through organizing a workshop on Computer-Aided Facilities Management program for a high-level delegation from the Credit Bank of Kuwait in January 2020.
Integrated FM Lecture for the Ministry of Public Works
In line with UFM commitment to raise awareness of Facility Management industry, Eng. Bodour Al-Mulla from UFM has delivered a lecture for Ministry of Public Works’ engineers about the FM best practices in December 2019.
MEFMA Ta’aseesy Course
Mr. Bader Salmeen gave the Ta’assesy Course of MEFMA from the 20th – 24th October 2019 in Safir Fintas Hotel. Where he discussed the basics of operations & maintenance, project management, finance, sustainability and leadership.
Project Management Workshop with Community Development Center
Bader Salmeen , Director of Facilities Management in UFM, gave a Project Management workshop on the 14th of October, 2019 in the Community Development Center.
UFM Sponsoring Omniya Plastic Recycling Organization
Omniya” places an environmental container next to Al Sha’ab Cooperative Society under the sponsorship of the United Facilities Management (UFM).
UFM was the headline sponsor for the MEFMA seminar that was held in Kuwait on the 28th of April 2019. Many other companies and government representatives have attended and participated in this event. Mr. Ahmad Al-Kandari the vice chairman and CEO of UFM spoke about the essential requirements to get the best out of Facilities Managements.
Kuwait Operational & Maintenance Conference.
Eng. Bader Salmeen, UFM’s facilities management director, participated in the Kuwait Operational & Maintenance Conference and Exhibition on the 23-24th of April 2019, a step towards enhancing operation and maintenance in the Facility Management sector.
IFMA FMP Training
UFM organized the “Facility Management Professional” training course in collaboration with International Facility Management Association (IFMA) in Marina Hotel from 10th to 14th February 2019. The training course was conducted by IFMA’s accomplished instructor, Robert Blakey, and attended by UFM’s employees and facility managers from governmental and private sectors.
Conference on Facilities Management in government
UFM was the advocate for the “Conference on FM in Government” that was held in Jaber Al Ahmad Cultural Centre on the 16-17th of December, 2018. Mr. Ahmad Al-Kandari the vice chairman and CEO of UFM highlighted the importance of facilities management in government sector by giving an interactive presentation.
KIPCO TOWER EVACUATION DRILL
The first comprehensive skyscraper full evacuation drill in Kuwait
UFM has undertaken a full evacuation drill at KIPCO tower as part of its emergency preparedness plan. As a facility management service provider, UFM places high priority for the safety of KIPCO tower tenants. UFM emergency preparedness plan is thorough, well prepared, exercises and drilled.
UFM facility management workshop for the public sector
UFM is keen on promoting integrated facilities management in Kuwait, specifically in the public sector. UFM has invited key personnel in various ministries and government institutions for a daylong workshop in which challenges and current issues facing the FM industry were discussed. Mr. Ali Al Suwaidi, the head of Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) and UFM management, led the workshop.
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION AHA
UFM is an authorized AHA first aid training center
As part of UFM commitment to health & safety, certified training for first aid and CPR were provided to our staff at UFM HQ. more than 30 security, maintenance and facility management personnel received the training and are now AHA first Aid and CPR certified.
CERTIFIED FM PROFILE
The first UFM/IFMA certified FM professionals training
UFM seeks continual training for employees and partners. a week-long training class was conducted at UFM HQ to deliver IFMA facility management professional, FMP, certified program. the training program was delivered by one of the leading consultant in facilities management, Mr. Michel Theriaut.