Jamal Abdullah Lootah, CEO, Imdaad, with the Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council and Vice Chairman of Hamdan Sports Complex, H.E. Saeed Hareb, during the signing ceremony
Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities, environment and energy solutions in the GCC, has recently renewed its facilities management services contract for the Hamdan Sports Complex, the world’s biggest multi-purpose facility in Middle East designed to host world-class events. Under the terms of the renewed agreement, the company will continue to provide comprehensive FM services to the sporting facility, including hard FM and waste management, for the next two years. A team of technically proficient FM professionals will be on-site round-the-clock to ensure proper functioning of all systems in the complex.
Among the FM services provided by Imdaad are heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP); fire protection; solar heating system; underwater cameras; security and access control; and lifeguard monitoring, among others. It also renders specialist systems such as Omega display, timing, public address, and broadcasting to the Hamdan Sports Complex.
Jamal Abdullah Lootah, CEO, Imdaad, said: “Imdaad has been providing FM services to Hamdan Sports Complex since its opening and the renewal of the contract is a strategic achievement which reinforces its position as the foremost FM service provider in the region. Through our services, we strive to add value to the facility while ensuring its efficient and sustainable operation through our energy-saving solutions. Moreover, we conduct preventive as well as predictive maintenance to make sure that all systems at the complex are fully operational at all times. We are confident that, through our innovative services, Hamdan Sports Complex will continue to be a leading sporting arena in the UAE.”
The Hamdan Sports Complex is the region’s multi-integrated sporting arena located on Emirates Road. Spread over 24 hectares of land, it has a seating capacity of 15,000 spectators and is capable of hosting leading sporting events, including aquatic sports championships, 13 different sports such as basketball, tennis, boxing and martial arts, and other non-sport events, with the full support of Dubai Sports Council.
H.E. Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council and Vice Chairman of Hamdan Sports Complex, said: “The recent renewal of our collaboration reflects excellent working relationship between both parties. The new contract signals the continuation of our common long-standing commitment to work hand-in-hand in order to provide the highest quality of services. Imdaad’s top-of-the-line FM solutions fully complement Hamdan Sports Complex’s goals of providing world-class arena in support of the country’s sports sector and showcasing the UAE’s capacity to successfully host international sporting events. We at Hamdan Sports Complex welcome the renewal of our agreement as we look forward to a new period of fruitful cooperation with the leading FM company.”
Imdaad has gained a strong reputation in the region as an adopter and implementer of the latest facilities and waste management technologies and practices. Over the years, its wide portfolio of products and services has given it the advantage of delivering unique world-class turnkey solutions to its clients, which no one else in today’s FM market can match. Imdaad not only uses eco-friendly equipment and prioritizes sustainability across all its operations but also conducts recycling training for its clients, corporate partners, and staff. In addition, it provides free recycling bins in certain projects where it handles waste management and collection services.