|Also sometimes referred to as a
A comprehensive and detailed assessment of the assets at a facility.
method of collecting Condition Data on each Asset (ie., micro level)
using Empirical Data to generate line-item lists of Concerns and
Projected Concerns for each Asset.
A detailed condition
assessment that is characterized by the following:
Listed below are the key steps in this process:
individual facilities are inspected by a team of
skilled craftsmen and/or engineering consultants to identify and
document individual deficiencies in facilities and equipment, systems,
these deficiencies are
then entered into a database or spreadsheet.
or custom estimating guides are used to calculate the repair cost for
each individual deficiency.
- Fourth, the
repair costs are sorted and
organized is some fashion and then summed.
then needs to be updated regularly to reflect additional deferred
maintenance, deferred maintenance completed by repair actions, and
adjusted for inflation from time to time.
simple in concept,
this process can easily involve many of inspections and
calculations for an agency of any size, and is cost-prohibitive. The
data is also subject to rapid aging.
Some of the advantages of this approach can be
summarized as follows:
Some of the
disadvantages of this approach are listed below:
- Some of the
data may be subjective
- May result
in more data than is necessary for the owners decisions making purposes
Field data collection