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Asset Management Training Helps Companies Prioritize Investment

June 30, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance

Recently, ReNew Magazine, a Canadian publication focused on infrastructure, highlighted the changing landscape of municipal asset management practices in Canada, with organizations moving away from a focus on maintenance and toward broad scale investment planning.…

Innovative Workflow Makes Sewer Assessment More Efficient

September 28, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

RANDOLPH, NJ.—While many municipalities believe CCTV crawler inspection is the only way to understand the condition of sewer lines, a new white paper…

Yotta Improves Asset Management with New Mayrise Module

March 17, 2015 - in Products, Transportation

Leamington Spa, UK, March 17 , 2015—Yotta has released a new software module that allows municipal authorities to record and maintain detailed records…

Innovyze Introduces InfoNet Suite Edition, Enabling Expansion of Asset Performance Management to the Entire Enterprise

November 11, 2014 - in Modeling, Products, Water

Broomfield, Colo., Nov. 11, 2014 — Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today introduced its new InfoNet Suite for developing an effective Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) program.…

New Jersey Approves $1.28 Billion for Water Infrastructure Plans

August 13, 2014 - in Water

Legislation authorizing $1.28 billion in state financing for drinking water and wastewater improvement projects will also allocate $355 million for resiliency and protection projects for Sandy-damaged infrastructure. The bulk of the money comes from a federal…

FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program Needs an Updated Approach to Analyzing Flood Risk

March 21, 2013 - in Projects, Water

In administering the National Flood Insurance Program, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) needs a more modern approach to analyzing and managing flood risk behind levees -- one that would give public officials and individual property owners a clearer…

FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program Needs an Updated Approach to Analyzing Flood Risk

March 21, 2013 - in Projects, Water

In administering the National Flood Insurance Program, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) needs a more modern approach to analyzing and managing flood risk behind levees -- one that would give public officials and individual property owners a clearer…

Open Data Means Registries

March 4, 2013 - in Column

The municipal world has been buzzing with the concepts of Open Data. Many regions and municipalities have declared their support for the idea, and a Global Open Data Day was declared on February 22, 2013. Organizations have formed and principles declared (see…

Mulcair Says Cities, Towns Face an ‘Infrastructure Cliff’

November 23, 2012 - in Smart Cities

Cities and towns in Canada are in danger of going over an "infrastructure cliff" unless a federally funded infrastructure plan replaces the Building Canada Plan, which is set to expire in less than two years, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair warned Thursday. What…

Mulcair Says Cities, Towns Face an 'Infrastructure Cliff'

November 23, 2012 - in Smart Cities

Cities and towns in Canada are in danger of going over an "infrastructure cliff" unless a federally funded infrastructure plan replaces the Building Canada Plan, which is set to expire in less than two years, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair warned Thursday. What…