Whole-life infrastructure assetmanagement: good practice guide for civil infrastructure (C677)

This good practice guide:

    • identifies the principles of effective whole-life infrastructure asset management for long life civil engineering infrastructure assets, particularly in the transport and distribution industries

    • describes the key steps required to successfully implement such whole life infrastructure asset management

    • highlights existing good practice in whole life infrastructure asset management

    • provides examples and case studies of the practical implementation of asset management.

The primary audience for this guide is engineering or other technical and professional managers who are new to the principles and uses of asset management. It may also be useful to experienced asset managers who are interested in reviewing the good practice examples and case studies from UK infrastructure organisations.

Keywords: asset management, facilities management, health and safety, risk and value management, transport infrastructure, water infrastructure, whole-life costing

ISBN: 978-0-86017-677-0

Author: Hooper, R, Armitage, R, Gallagher, A, Osorio, T

Number of pages: 150 (paperback)

Publisher: CIRIA

Date of Publication: October 2009