Wednesday 30, September 2015

Abu Dhabi – MENA Herald: Emirates International Property Services (EIPS), the facilities management arm of Bloom Community Services, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Energy Management Services (EMS), the first and leading company in the Middle East to provide energy management solutions.

Under the MoU, EIPS will provide EMS with contracts for the implementation of energy value engineering and energy performance solutions across Bloom’s portfolio of current and upcoming real estate projects. The service will also be extended to external customers of EIPS. The synergy with EMS will eventually enable EIPS to provide energy-saving benefits to end-users and help reduce their overall operating costs.

The MoU was signed by Mohamad Abou Laban, General Manager, EIPS, and Khaled Bushnaq, CEO, EMS, at Sowwah Square, in the presence of senior officials from both organizations.

Mohamad Abou Laban said: “Through this arrangement, we aim to enhance our service offering to our valued customers. At EIPS, we explore new ideas on a continued basis to help our clients reduce their operating costs and improve the quality of services delivered to them. We believe that this agreement with EMS will complement our existing facilities management service offering to our customers and ultimately benefit the community as a whole with the energy-saving impact it will offer.”

Khaled Bushnaq added: “We are delighted to work with   EIPS in line with our mission to deliver and manage sophisticated energy, water and environmental solutions. Energy savings solutions will provide a material impact in meeting tenants’ requirements for comfort and ensure optimum energy use.

“Looking beyond our own ongoing projects, we believe that renovation of existing buildings is important to ensure overall energy efficiency in the UAE. We are keen to work with property developers at the pre-design, design and construction stage to implement our energy efficient solutions that will play a critical role in ensuring the long-term sustainability of real estate infrastructure.”

EIPS, offers a wide range of leasing, property management, facilities management and maintenance services to a variety of projects and clients to the highest quality standards. EIPS delivers end-to-end solutions through competitive and customized services to organizations across the educational, residential, commercial and retail sectors in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain.

EMS is the first and leading company in the Middle East to provide energy management solutions. With over 20 years of regional experience in energy efficiency, EMS operates across multiple locations including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Jordan, Djibouti, Egypt and Lebanon. EMS is a fully-accredited Energy Saving Company (ESCO)by the Regulatory & Supervisory Bureau (RSB) for the Electricity and Water Sector under the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy Authority.

Bloom Community Services, a Bloom Holding subsidiary, specializes in property leasing services, facility management and consultancy services. It offers fully personalized services for tenants and landlords of thirty eight residential and commercial buildings with a total of approximately 2000 units, while meeting end-user aspirations for a convenient and hassle-free lifestyle. The company aims to deliver reliable, comprehensive and cost-effective property management services that maximize returns for landlords by enhancing value, productivity and longevity of assets.

Bloom Holding, a subsidiary of National Holding, is a group of companies dedicated to developing sustainable and integrated urban communities that offer an enriching lifestyle and quality of life. The Group is driven by its vision to surpass the expectations of buyers and investors through partnerships with best-in-class providers of education, hospitality, health care and property services. Bloom Holding has an established and growing portfolio of projects within the UAE, the MENA region, Europe and the United States.