Asset and Maintenance Management Improvement Program for a Large...

We improved performance of mining and processing operations to support business objectives through an in-depth asset and maintenance management review.

Our summer vacation program

Our summer vacation program is a paid opportunity for engineering students in their penultimate year of study to gain some practical experience, build networks and expand their CVs.

Asset Management Improvement for a Regional Airport Operator

We conducted an independent assessment of asset management maturity across ISO 55001 requirements, and provided a detailed improvement plan for the future.

Are your KPIs supporting your processes, or just measuring...

Usually KPIs focus on the outcomes of our processes, but if we aim to manage processes for more predictive outcomes, we need to develop KPIs that support them.

The complete guide to implementing ISO 55000

In this eBook we provide an overview of the ISO 55000 series of standards, and the value of implementing asset management systems, plans and strategies.

The mining industry needs thinkers, not just doers

How do we empower our workforce to be more innovative? In this article we discuss the steps towards a competent and forward-thinking workforce.

Asset management strategy template

This template assists individuals and organisations to develop a practical asset management strategy that will improve asset management performance.

Strategic asset management plan (SAMP) template

We have developed a Strategic Asset Management Plan Word template for you as a guide for establishing a SAMP that is aligned with ISO 55001.

What does a good asset management strategy look like?

In this article, we offer a detailed example of what a good asset management strategy may look like in the context of ISO 55000 and ISO 55001.

Asset management strategy vs. Strategic Asset Management Plan (SAMP)...

Let’s explore an approach that will generate a Strategic Asset Management Plan that is useful and usable, using the ISO 55001 and ISO 55002 standards.

The vital importance of asset management objectives

Let's discuss the vital role that asset management objectives play in the asset management planning process. Without clear asset management objectives, you risk taking your organisation in the wrong...

My time at Assetivity so far

Graduating from university is always an exciting and nervous time for any young graduate. I was lucky enough to start work with Assetivity, a well-renowned company that specialises in...

Meeting asset management stakeholder needs and expectations

ISO 55001 places great emphasis on making sure that an organisation’s asset management system meets the needs and expectations of its stakeholders. Let's discuss why this is important.

COVID-19: Assetivity office update

Our team will now be working from home, but can still be reached as normal by email or phone. All office phone lines are being diverted to mobile phones.

Our response to COVID-19

As concern around COVID-19 continues to grow, we are working hard to ensure the health and well-being of our staff, our community, and our clients.

How do I become an Asset Management Assessor?

To become a certified ISO 55001 auditor you need to meet the competences outlined in ISO 17021-5:2013 - Part 5: Competence requirements for auditing and certification of asset management...

Planning and scheduling: getting the basics right

How do we ensure that planning and scheduling department processes are performed effectively? By understanding the function and boundaries of the two processes.

ISO 55010, what’s it about?

Finance is an integral part of Asset Management. Value can be financial or non-financial, and achieving the balance between these requires coordination across an organisation.

ISO 55010:2019 has been published

This is a companion document associated with ISO 55001:2014, the global standard for asset management, that provides guidelines to enable organisations better understand why, and how alignment between these...

We optimised our preventive maintenance without realising it

Review your preventive maintenance tasks. Commission a PMO process for your plant and equipment. You may be surprised at how much maintenance you don’t need to be doing.

Have you outgrown your perfect repairables management system?

The system was perfect. Everyone knew what to do when a component failed. Everyone knew how to determine where to send the part for repair.... then Bill left.

Asset Performance Management (APM) – Key implementation issues and...

Let's discuss the challenges that we have observed our clients struggle with as they have implemented their APM solutions, and how to avoid falling for these same traps.

Asset Performance Management (APM) – What is an Asset...

What is an APM system, where does it fit in the Asset Management information system landscape, and what you should hope to achieve through implementation?

AMPEAK 2019 – Key issues, trends and lessons from...

AMPEAK, the annual conference of the AM Council, is Australia’s peak conference for asset management. We have put together a list of the key takeaways from this year.

Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Asset Performance Management (APM)...

Can you make sense of your asset related data? Can you use this data to optimise your business? Integrating data from the EAM system is not always smooth sailing.

Are organisations still struggling with competency frameworks?

Even with access to extensive resources on the requirements of an effective asset management competence framework, businesses still seem to struggle to sustain capability.

Feedback from our 2018/19 summer vacation program

Our summer vacation program is a paid opportunity for engineering students in their penultimate year of study to gain some practical experience, build networks and expand their CVs.

The importance of a no-blame culture for safety and...

It seems to be a common human reaction to any major adverse event that one of the first, emotional responses is to try to find someone that we can...

How to prioritise maintenance work orders

Almost every Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS) contains a field where you can set the work order priority, but few define how it is to be used.

Availability vs reliability: which is more important?

There is often confusion among those new to maintenance management and reliability improvement regarding the difference between availability and reliability.

Planning pitfalls – industry lessons learned in maintenance planning...

Let's explore the planning process and five of the common improvement opportunities we commonly observe, from supply relations to stakeholders.

Scheduling pitfalls – industry lessons learned in maintenance planning...

In this second article in our maintenance planning and scheduling series, we explore five of the common issues that affect the scheduling process.

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