Asset Management BC Newsletter

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Issue Archive

Topics include:

  • Feature article: Asset Management – Service, Asset and Financial Sustainability
  • What is REALLY important for Asset Management?
  • Case Study: qathet Regional District – Alternatives to Concrete and Asphalt – Integrating Natural Assets into Capital Projects
  • Congratulations on awards:
    • LGMA award to David Allen, Co-chair, AMBC
    • BCWWA/AWWA award to Glen Brown, General Manager, Victoria Operations, UBCM
    • AGRiP leadership award to Tom Barnes, CEO, MIABC
  • Gas Tax Funding Supports Asset Management
  • Elephant in the Room: Drainage and the Unfunded Infrastructure Liability
  • Atlantic Infrastructure Management (AIM) Network
  • PEOPLE: Managing Assets of Infinite Value
  • Municipal Politician’s View of Asset Management
  • Asset Management BC offers Training opportunities
  • Tips and Tactics: Connecting Service Risks to LOS
  • Upcoming Events

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Topics include:

  • Feature Article: AM data now collected annually by the Province
  • Putting Asset Management into Action at the City of Courtenay – Using “The 4 Cs”: Collaboration, Capacity, Culture and Council
  • Case Studies:
    • Township of Spallumcheen – Informing our Residents – A Video
    • City of Prince George – Infrastructure Report Cards – Turning Data into Information
    • NRRM – Tackling Stormwater Risk, Levels of Service and Climate Adaptation in a Rural Northern Community
    • City of Cranbrook – The Evolution of Project Decision-making in Asset Management
  • New BC & AB Director for CNAM
  • FCM – How to take meaningful steps in Asset Management
  • qathet Regional District – Making the Most of our Assets
  • Natural Assets as Ecological Systems and Services: What do you know or wonder about the EAP and MNAI missions
  • Asset Management BC offers Training opportunities
  • Get your Natural Assets Project Moving – Funding Opportunity
  • Tips and Tactics: What happens if you don’t have enough money? Managing COVID impacts
  • Upcoming Events

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Topics include:

  • Feature Article: Asset Management, Service Delivery, and the COVID-19 Virus
    • North Vancouver: How our Asset Management Framework helped with the decision process
    • Gibsons: Resiliency Planning During a Pandemic
    • Cowichan Valley: Asset Management Program Helps CVRD respond to COVID-19 Virus
    • Christina Benty: Citizens, Politicians, Councils, Boards and the COVID Virus
  • Case Study: City of Nanaimo’s Bowen Road Water Supply Main Failure – A Case Study in AM
  • LG Awareness Week Wrap Up: How AM is Helping Local Governments Better Cope with COVID
  • Asset Management Canada meets at FCM
  • Are we doing asset management sdrawkcab (backwards)?
  • MMCD IDS and the Road to Community Resiliency
  • Infrastructure AM in BC: Glen Brown
  • When and where does the AM process stop
  • Coming Soon: Advancing AM Practices
  • Tips and Tactics: Developing Unit Costs for Assets
  • Upcoming Events

See the full Summer 2020 newsletter (PDF).