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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…”
15 Mar 2018

Client stories from the SPM Assets Conference

Client Stories
At the recent SPM Assets Conference in Auckland, Martin Coates used his knowledge of asset management, his artistic talent and facilitation skills to translate the various presentations into this meaningful visual representation. Everyone was very impressed with the finished product, and it was a great twist on the day's activities.
26 Feb 2018

Your data - your asset intelligence

Your data - your asset intelligence
We are making it easier to breathe life into your data through new analytics and dashboards that bring together your work-order data and your asset information to provide new insights – first you need to provide your daily work history through automated overnight data transfers. Yes, we have talked about this over the past few years as part of our ‘vision beyond software'.
23 Feb 2018

TEFMA Strategic Asset Management Workshop

TEFMA Strategic Asset Management Workshop
SPM Assets was pleased to be a major sponsor and participant at this year's Tertiary Education Facilities Management Association (TEFMA) Strategic Asset Management Workshop. The common theme coming through, was that sound Asset Management is becoming increasingly critical in delivering a sustainable and modern tertiary education product.
14 Feb 2018

Developing Levels of Service by Kees Beentjes

Developing levels of service by Kees Beentjes
Kees Beentjes, Asset Management Specialist, shares his thoughts on why some clients struggle with the concept of Levels of Service (LoS), and with the resource requirements to develop these. When working with smaller organisations with few asset management resources, we are often asked the question, “Where is the value to the organisation?”
31 Jan 2018

The Future of SaaS Applications - Who Will Win?

The future of Saas Applications - who will win?
Will larger corporate software eventually do everything for everyone? Or will specialist smart innovative connected applications win? Can a corporate ERP write an AMP, generate a real works-programme and lead you to do the right thing and make good decisions? Our technology choices today will dictate our future – is your organisation providing you the right tools?
29 Jan 2018

ISO 55000 for Tertiary Education

ISO 55000 for Tertiary Education
In light of the topic, we called on the subject matter expertise of Mr Peter Way PSM from our Business Associate, IPWEA, to jointly deliver this Webinar. Peter Way represents IPWEA on the Standards Australia mirror committee that has been involved with the International Committee in writing the Standards, which are currently in the review process.