CIVE1173 Infrastructure Management introduction

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CIVE1173 Infrastructure Management introduction
2013-06-20 08:39:22

Week 1 lecture notes summary. Exam
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  1. Infrastructure Asset
    • enables cost effective management of
    • individual and networks of structures

    • asset management practices advance the
    • sustainability of infrastructure services
  2. Infrastructure assets
    provide the platform for social & economic development

    meet the needs of the community
  3. Good quality infrastructure
    provide the corner stone of public health & safety
  4. Infrastructure Systems examples
    Waste water reticulation system managed by a water authority

    Water supply scheme owned and managed by a semi-government authority

    Road network owned and managed by the state road authority

    Apartment complex owned and managed by the government

    Rail transport network managed by a semi-government agency

    Power supply network owned and managed by a private company
  5. Total asset management process
  6. Road map for preparing an asset management plan
  7. Life cycle of asset management
  8. Overview of the infrastructure management process
  9. Best practice and Best appropriate practice
    • Considering strategic organisation goals and the industry recognised requirements to establish best appropriate practice. 
    • Other factors influencing best appropriate practice:
    • 1. legal requirement
    • 2. customer expectations
    • 3. nature of assets
    • 4. exposure to risk
    • 5. availability of resources
  10. Austroads Best Practice Diagram
  11. Best Practice for Buildings – Queensland Government
  12. Corporate Examples of Best Practice:
    • Strategic Objectives of Organisations
    • A water authority’s corporate Asset Management Objectives

    A Parks authority policy statement…

    Strategic Vision of FHWA…
  13. A Generic Asset Management Model (FHWA)