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22 Oct 2018

SPM Assets well received at the ServiceNow Forum

SPM Assets well received at the ServiceNow Forum
The ServiceNow ‘Now’ Forum held in October at the Sydney International Convention Centre was a great event with over 2,000 delegates from the around the region. They were recently rated as #1 on Forbes World’s Most Innovative Companies list, with this status being achieved by providing “technology that makes the world of work, work better for people”.
16 Oct 2018

Tips and tricks for quick and accurate surveys

Tips and tricks for quick and accurate surveys
Tips from our most experienced surveyor outlining his method of surveying so as not to miss anything: Start at the top of the room, and work downwards, when surveying a room, do not stand still, walk in a clockwise direction while collecting the components, and then in an anti-clockwise direction when doing the condition grading.
27 Sep 2018

Why writing an AMP can be challenging for asset managers?

Why writing an AMP can be challenging for asset managers?
We continually hear stories about how hard it is to write an asset management plan. Even with the huge range of guidance material available, asset managers still struggle with: how to start writing a new asset management plan; refresh an existing plan; how to ensure an organisation gains real value from both the process and the resulting AMP.
24 Sep 2018

Programs by SPM Assets will help bring your Annual Plan and LTP alive

Programs by SPM Assets will help bring your Annual Plan and LTP alive
All asset intensive organisations need a longer term strategical plan – this is one of the key outcomes from the asset management planning process, i.e. a plan which is part of your wider vision, a plan which can be shared easily, a plan which can be altered and impacts analysed, a plan which can be adopted and monitored over time.
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.