asset management

  • The Enhanced Problem Solving Team at Shell

    Tanya Thumbnail for blogWhy do we keep solving the same problems more than once?  Traditionally problems are solved by an individual or a small team often overwhelmed by many daily problems meaning that time and attention is limited. 

    Once problems are solved, the actions and solutions are typically shared with a small population with the expectation that they will be implemented.  What checks and balances are in place to ensure the correct solution?

  • The new ISO55002

    ISO55002ISO55002 has been significantly expanded and now includes:

    • Detailed guidance for every clause of the 55001 requirements document, including clarification of the contribution of each requirement to the four ’fundamentals’ of asset management: value, alignment, leadership and assurance;

  • Themes of Asset Management

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    During the Asset Management Council’s recent Asset Management in Government Symposium, held on Friday 4th October at the Pan Pacific Melbourne on the picturesque South Wharf, there were key themes that sprang from each speaker. Read on to learn more about the day and the speakers’ themes.

  • Tunnelling – it’s not all boring!

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    Melbourne’s underground transport network is a creeping network. For those of us above-ground, we take little notice that, when standing in the CBD, there is so much going on beneath the surface. Because we give nary a second thought to the network underfoot, equally forgivable is the fact that most of us probably don’t know the half of what is involved with tunnelling itself.

    So, is there more to making a tunnel than burrowing? You betcha there is!

  • Understanding Risks & Asset Assessment Process for WTP Aeration Assets (Control of Legionella)

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    In 2014, the Water Corporation instigated the “Legionella High Level Risk Assessment Initiative” (LHLRAI), a prioritised work plan to capture cooling tower assets subject to AS3666.1-4 and the Department of Health WA requirements for assessing Legionella risk (Code Of Practice, 2014). As part of this initiative, inclusion of other “aeration” type assets such as plate aerators and spray basins were assessed and the outcomes compared with compliance against national and available industry best practice standards.

  • Unlock the Value of Asset Management

    BLOG 17Think asset management is just for engineers? Think again. Advanced organisation are increasingly realising that asset management maturity is critical to future operational, reputational and financial success. Discover how effective asset management provides a way of maximising value while balancing cost and risk associated with operation.

    As digital transformation continues to have a profound impact on the way companies monitor, measure and manage performance, operational assets are themselves becoming more networked, intelligent and efficient.  

    Read more here. (This content is available for members only, see our affordable membership options here).

  • Upcoming Complex Systems Leadership Workshop

    Complex SystemsThe AMCouncil is proud to support the upcoming Complex Systems Leadership Workshop in Sydney which will provide engineers with skills to address leadership which recognises the rapidly changing engineering business environment.

  • Upcoming Webinars

    Learn at LunchWith three main webinar series this year, there's sure to be something for everyone. Tune in to:

    1. The Learning Hour brought to you by our Young Asset Management Practioners (YAMP) special interest group

    2. Lunch and Learn, brought to you by our Women in Asset Management (WiAM) special interest group

    3. Share Your Story, brought to you by The Asset Management Council

  • Wanting to catch up?

    runner race competition femaleHave you missed an event and want to know what content was shared? Or do you simply want to revisit something of interest? Most presentations given during our technical events are uploaded to our members only knowledge bank. Comprising of over 900 technical articles, papers and presentations, simply visit here and search for a topic or a presenter to access their slide presentations.

    Most recent uploaded presentations include:

  • What Procedures and Processes do you use?

    Audience 26 9 18Wednesday 26th September saw the Brisbane Chapter provide a seminar on 'What an Asset Management System is and isn't.' The 2 hour presentation was hosted by committee members Keith Paintin and Mark Jordan, who provided an interactive walk through of the Asset Management System and its key elements from the AM Policy through to people capabilities and also debated what does optimisation really mean to an organisation.

  • What value does Asset Management bring to your organisation?

    GFMAM publicaiton Value TemplateThe GFMAM provides this handy template in evaluation of new asset management opportunities to show potential for realisation of value to the organisation.  Try it out to discover what value Asset Management might bring to your organisation. Download it here.

    The AMCouncil is a member of the Global Forum Maintenance and Asset Management, part of the global village of collaboration.  Contact AMCouncil for more information: info@amcouncil.com.au

  • WiAM Perth Event - Financials 101 for the Asset Management Practitioner

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    You are invited to join us at next week's Perth Chapter Technical Meeting to be held on:
    Date:  Tuesday 13 March 2018

  • World Asset Management Day - 9th April 2019

    ampeak croppedAs part of AMPEAK 2019, with the support of Jacobs, WORLD ASSET MANAGEMENT DAY will be celebrated on the Tuesday of the Conference (9th April 2019). This day will be a day of recognition for the global community and support the growing focus of the value of asset management. For information on AMPEAK19, visit www.ampeak.com.au

  • [Event] Understanding Maturity, SAMPs, and More

    This year’s AMPEAK Conference features 5 forums from the Asset Management Body of Knowledge (AMBoK) team – the technical base of the Asset Management Council. The tutorials feature a wealth of technical and informational knowledge relevant to any asset management practitioner. Topics include…