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...


The Role of Technology in Facilities Management

March 27, 2019

As with other industries, technology has already greatly impacted Facility Management and how we approach it. In particular, the growth of Computer Aided Facility Management (CAFM) and how it has adapted to the increasing importance of the cloud and mobile have been key developments since the turn of the century.