When the average manager, engineer and maintenance technician hear the words asset management, their typical response is less than positive. Tell them they have to go to an asset management meeting, and one would think they had been sentenced to the most arduous task imaginable. After all, the term asset management is really bean-counter speak for accounting work, or is it? Not really. Whether they realize it or not, non-accounting utility personnel have been using asset managing information
Managing Assets on the Electric Grid
One of the hottest topics in the power-delivery industry is how utilities are managing assets.