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The Gospel According to Noah

Following unprecedented rainfall, much of Southern England has been flooded. Contrast the lack of preparedness of individuals in the Thames Valley with the phlegmatic attitude which pervades in Worcester. It’s all about expectation and planning. This paper seeks to help … Continue reading

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Condition Grades for Social Housing

This draft document provides a suggested list of condition grades for social housing which are split by the essential components and five grades used commonly in asset management: Draft CGs These are now incorporated into a draft AMS for Social … Continue reading

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Emergency Planning Strategy

Emergency planning is often foisted onto someone in an organization with little or no experience. The production of written plans, strategies and procedures can be, therefore, quite problematical. The sample strategy which is attached was produced for an organization which … Continue reading

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An Operating Plan for a Sewerage System

Producing an ‘operating plan’ from scratch can be a little thought provoking – but not if you have an example to work from. This one is for a sewerage system but the principles are easily adapted to any other area … Continue reading

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The Requirements of PAS 55

PAS 55 is the specification for asset management systems in the UK; written by the Institute of Asset Management and published by the British Standards Institute it has an international reputation as the ‘gold standard’. Not everyone shares the IAM’s … Continue reading

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AMP procedures

This is a specimen set of detailed procedures (as used for ISO 9000 etc.) for the setting up of an Asset Management Plan. They are complimented by those on Strategies and Capital Investment Programming. AMP.03 Inventory compilation AMP.04 Pipeline compilation … Continue reading

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Business or Corporate Planning

Every business or organisation should have a ‘Business Plan’ – often referred to as a ‘Corporate Plan. the problem is – where to start? Well actually it doesn’t matter where you start as the process is a fairly long one … Continue reading

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