Waste Water Treatment in the UAE

May 27, 2019

The UAE has one of the highest levels of water consumption per capita in the world (360-400 litres per day), whilst also having a dearth of readily available freshwater. Despite this, only 5% of water used in the country is treated waste water, with the primary sources instead being groundwater and desalinated seawater. However desalination is an expensive...


The STARRT Initiative

April 23, 2019

The Health & Safety Initiative at Imdaad, branded STARRT (Safety Task Analysis Risk Reduction Talk), was introduced in 2018 to minimize employee accidents and incidents while working in high-risk areas. Given the complex portfolio of clients and locations that Imdaad caters to (e.g. ports, lakes, high-rise towers, etc.), employees are exposed to high-risk...


Predictive Maintenance vs Preventative Maintenance

March 28, 2019

Preventative Maintenance

Traditionally, Facility Management companies have followed preventative maintenance programs. These allocate a time period or amount of usage to a piece of equipment. At the end of this period of time, or after the usage limit has been hit, the equipment is attended to and predefined preventative measures are undertaken. Examples...