Infrastructure Asset Management (IAM): Evolution and Evaluation
Too, Eric G. & Tay, Linda (2008) Infrastructure Asset Management (IAM): Evolution and Evaluation. In Haigh, Richard & Amaratunga, Dilanthi (Eds.) CIB International Conference on Building Education and Research, 11th to 15th February 2008, Heritance Kandalama, Sri Lanka.
Despite its rapid development in the last decade, infrastructure asset management today suffers from an identity crisis as the definition and scope of infrastructure asset management remains a contentious issue. The purpose of this paper is to trace the evolution of infrastructure asset management and evaluate the current practices. In the process, a framework defining the scope of infrastructure asset management is proposed. Notwithstanding the systematic approach that many organisations adopt to manage their infrastructure assets, this paper argues for the need to adopt a more integrated and strategic perspective in the light of the dynamic contemporary operating environment.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Additional Information:||The contents of this conference can be freely accessed online via the conference’s web page (see hypertext link).|
|Keywords:||Infrastructure, asset management, strategic, performance|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > Business and Management not elsewhere classified (150399)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > CRC Integrated Engineering Asset Management (CIEAM)
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2008 School of the Built Environment, University of Salford, UK|
|Deposited On:||28 Feb 2008|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 13:43|
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