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Case study – facilities management

Case study – facilities management

WAIDT Services Australia (WSA) has been engaged by an Australian Government Department to assist and advise on the technical aspects of the delivery of a diverse outsourced Corporate Real Estate contract. WSA’s role is to ensure that the outsourced provider is delivering the services to the agreed scope and within the agreed time frames. Integral to the delivery of the contract is the embedding and integration of WSA’s staff into the clients business in order to work with the clients staff to ensure the provider delivers the ideal outcomes. WSA’s staff, at times and with the full support of...

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Case study – auditing standards

Case study – auditing standards

WAIDT Services Australia (WSA) management were integral to the audit and implementation program to ensure that Australian Government properties abroad were compliant to Australian standards and building codes. This process required the inspection of all properties by qualified Australian inspectors and then as a result of those inspections the subsequent works programmed incorporated into the 5-year rolling budget. If major works were planned to be completed on the site in future years and or works were deemed to be of a low risk, risk assessments were required to be completed and agree to...

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Case study – compliance and inspection

Case study – compliance and inspection

WAIDT Services Australia (WSA) management were responsible for the implementation of a compliance program for the inspection of gas appliances (stoves, ovens, heaters etc) in the Australian Government properties abroad. The inspection was required as a result of a Work, Health and Safety (WHS) investigation into one site and the resultant investigation recommendation being that all gas appliances in the property portfolio requiring inspection to the Australian Standard. If works or replacement or repair were required those works were to be implemented into the ongoing works program

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Case study – tracking and reporting

Case study – tracking and reporting

WAIDT Services Australia (WSA) management were responsible for the inception, development and implementation of a monthly Risk and Management (R&M) forecast budget tracking tool via the implementation of the internet based reporting tool. The development involved the translation of a multi-page excel sheet (columns up to CA and +1500 lines) into a cloud based worksheet feed from a data warehouse. This allowed the on-site Facility Managers more responsibility and accountability through the flexibility of a system with unlimited access. This in turn allowed for better reporting and...

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Case study – retail facility management

Case study – retail facility management

As part of the value-add strategy for a retail outlet chain WAIDT Services Australia (WSA) management scoped, procured and implemented a unique maintenance strategy for the vast retail network. The strategy involved the use of a multi-disciplined trades workforce to maintain the mechanical, fire and electrical systems. This strategy allowed for 1, correctly licensed, technician to attend a location and complete the statutory maintenance on the equipment. This cut costs for the maintenance substantially as travel to the vast network was cut by two thirds. The technicians were to carry extra...

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