UAE-based Farnek, a joint venture company between Khalifa Juma Al Nabooda Group and Farnek AG of Switzerland Green Globe’s preferred partner in the Middle East, holding the exclusive rights to utilise the Green Globe brand throughout the GCC countries.
The company is now considered one of the region’s most sustainable total facilities management companies. With a skilled workforce of more than 1,700 people, Farnek maintains over 1,000 properties in the UAE on behalf of many international and regional companies.
One notable milestone for Farnek, was an agreement struck with Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts in 2010. Mövenpick as a part of a corporate commitment to the environment, appointed Farnek to assist all of its regional properties to meet the 339 exacting standards required to obtain Green Globe Certification.
During their initial research for Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts in the Middle East, Farnek calculated that Mövenpick could cut their annual carbon emissions by more than 150,000 tonnes as well as saving utility costs equivalent to about $5 per room-night, presenting a cost savings as well as carbon reduction.
Besides the Mövenpick properties, Farnek also has audited and certified a number of other five-star properties in the UAE including the prestigious Emirates Towers Hotel, the Palace Old Town, Downtown Dubai, the Miramar Resort in Fujairah and the Desert Islands Resort by Anantara at Sir Baniyas Island in Abu Dhabi.
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