Among the many complex infrastructure assets that public agencies are tasked with managing, few are as challenging as traffic signs. The sheer number of signs in many programs makes the efficient tracking of sign location and the accurate assessment and management of individual sign condition difficult. For example, medium sized to large city agencies are […]
Advanced Analysis Helps Agencies Optimize their Infrastructure Funding Allocations Across Programs and Asset Types
The Concept of the Infrastructure Balance Sheet Tool In a previous life, while working for the City of Indianapolis Department of Public Works, we coined the phrase “infrastructure balance sheet” to represent the concept of a very high level software tool designed to help mayors and councils evaluate funding needs for transportation, parks, sewage treatment […]
Over the past few years almost everyone responsible for the management of public infrastructure has gotten used to the idea of considering risk and risk management as part of their budget allocation process. Risk and its management was certainly a consideration in the years when I worked in the public sector, so I wanted […]
Recognizing the Value of Infrastructure Management Software Transportation agencies throughout the U.S. recognize the value in using dedicated software to manage their infrastructure assets. They know that using spreadsheets or other software applications that are not designed to manage infrastructure assets will likely never deliver great results and may even lead to costly mistakes. […]
Dr. Pascal Laumet talks about some of the new improvements in AgileAssets version 7 Asset Management software.
Keith Maynard discusses about the new UI/UX of the AgileAssets version 7 Asset Management Software