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21 Sep 2018

Sharing our experience with the next generation

Sharing our experience with the next generation
SPM Assets has a strong commitment to collaboration and leadership by contributing to training and professional development. Chris Jenkins and David Long from SPM Assets recently delivered lectures at two Auckland universities. The lectures identified the knowledge and skills required to work within a property management environment.
31 Aug 2018

The whale, the butler and the future of SPM Assets

The whale, the butler and the future of SPM Assets
Time goes fast and technology advancement goes even faster, however SPM Assets has always taken pride in adopting the latest Open Source technologies for a better, secure and streamline user experience. We've introduced a few new technologies over the past few months including the renowned Docker whose mascot is a friendly looking blue whale.
27 Aug 2018

NAMS.Property eManual for long-term thinking

NAMS.Property eManual for long-term thinking
Long-term thinking means that we need to think well beyond the scheduled maintenance and servicing tasks. We need to think beyond reactive maintenance 5 or 10 year sin teh future. We also need to think beyond the initial construction process for new buildings and start this thinking at the business case and design phases of capital works processes.
31 Jul 2018

SPM Assets partners with ServiceNow

SPM Assets partners with ServiceNow
We are pleased to announce that SPM Assets has recently been appointed to the ServiceNow Technology Partner Programme. Being a ServiceNow Technology Partner allows us to continue our narrow focus on insightful asset management planning solutions, while being part of a ‘platform that does everything’. Keep an eye out for Lifecycles by SPM Assets on the ServiceNow Store.
29 Jun 2018

Making SPM Assets work better for you

Making SPM Assets work better for you
The Renewal Expenditure Forecast is the oldest and most appreciated part of the SPM Assets software. It has been the main analysis tool underlying the many Asset Management Plans produced by most of our customers over time. Have you found yourself in the situation where you thought "it looks great and makes perfect sense, but what am I supposed to do now?"
21 Jun 2018

"Because it's time for change" - Housing Summit

"Because it's time for change" - Housing Summit
Kate Hensman from SPM Assets, recently attended the Housing Summit 2018 in Auckland, hosted by the New Zealand Green Building Council. The recent Housing Summit hosted by New Zealand Green Building Council was attended by many in the industry and the packed agenda included 33 speakers from Australia, New Zealand and the United States.
31 May 2018

AI meets AI - thoughts from Wouter Pels

AI meets AI - thoughts from Wouter Pels
15 years ago I started to bring SPM’s assets data to the cloud (www), to visualise the findings and make them easy, accessible and shareable in the webrowser. Exciting years, in an environment you would call ‘startup’ nowadays. The two initiatives we are working on are related to Project Portfolio Planning and Work Order Information Analysis.
27 Apr 2018

Smarter Asset Management Plans (AMPs)

Smarter Asset Management Plans (AMPs)
We all live, learn, work and play in our facilities and expect that many will be used well ‘into the future’. Where a Facilities Management Plan could be for one or a number of buildings within a portfolio – an Asset Management Plan considers the financial implications of long-term asset ownership across the entire portfolio at various levels.
24 Apr 2018

New General Manager for Australia

New General Manager for Australia
We are pleased to announce that Sri Gullapalli has been promoted to the role of General Manager of Australia. Sri has been with SPM Assets in Sydney for nearly two years as our Solutions Manager. Sri has had a number of roles managing technical teams in the corporate sector and working within State Government organisations.
22 Mar 2018

Asset Management - A South African Experience

Asset Management - A South African Experience
Kobus van Wyk from GAPP Architects/Urban Designers, shares his experiences with the assessment, analysis and planning of 8.5 million square meters of hospitals, schools and general buildings serving the Western Cape Province in South Africa, “… only focus on the replacement of critical components identified to be at risk within the next five years…”