ERNZ recognize that for core business sectors of any organization to be at their most efficient, they need to be supported by a non-core or support service structure that provides this framework. These non-core or support structures are also commonly referred to as facilities management services and is an area where ERNZ has particular expertise. These are as follows:
Maintenance Management Consultancy Services
Maintenance management and operations comprises planned preventative, operational or day to day and breakdown maintenance. It is by far the most complex service area of what are regarded by many as support services. It is often in many cases also the most misunderstood and under-funded service sector. Failure of assets vital to the well being of an organization can however be catastrophic, and therefore the management of the maintenance and facilities services is one that must be carefully incorporated within a business plan.
Facilities Management Service Evaluation and Benchmarking
This entails undertaking a review and evaluation of different service areas to determine whether they are deemed to be providing “value for money”. This would be accompanied with a report and recommendations for streamlining the activity and structure of these services so that their delivery can be enhanced to the overall benefit of the organization.
Due Diligence and Pre-purchase Inspection Studies
Due diligence inspections are important to both building purchasers and tenants, they assist with the identification and management of risk. ETSL are specialists in building condition audits and due diligence studies. We have the required project management, financial, technical, inspection and reporting skills to provide accurate and timely reports of value to building managers, vendors and prospective purchasers.
Asset Management and Life Cycle Costing
Asset management is best summarized as maximizing the performance of the asset throughout its entire life. Life cycle costing is an economic assessment of alternatives, considering all of the significant costs of ownership over the economic life of the facility.