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August 28, 2017
Maintenance Management

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CORRECTIVE AND PREVENTATIVE INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE

Maintenance is the periodic implementation of normal, generally minor, actions that ensure longevity of infrastructure assets in line with their design and operational requirements. What is […]
August 24, 2017
Infrastructure Maintenance Management

HOW IMQS MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT HELPS MUNICIPAL ENGINEERS

The efficient management of maintenance is a crucial component of successful municipal infrastructure asset lifecycle management. Well-maintained infrastructure serves consumer needs and underpins economic production, employment, […]
April 25, 2017
Infrastructure Maintenance Management

OUT-OF-THE-BOX MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT FOR THE CITY OF TSHWANE

In July 2017, the City of Tshwane (CoT) will embark on a new drive for effective maintenance management with the launch of the IMQS Maintenance Management […]
February 20, 2017
operations & maintenance

3 STRATEGIES THAT ENABLE SUSTAINABLE OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE

Effective operations and maintenance (O&M) support the provision of services and bolster sustainable economic development. The following three strategies will enable a sustainable O&M environment for […]
January 24, 2017
IMQS road management

COLLECTING ROAD-RELATED DATA – IS LESS MORE?

Data collection is a pricey endeavor. It requires time, effort, coordination and money. For municipalities that manage large infrastructure networks, data collection will drive the consolidation […]
January 14, 2017
road maintenance

ASSET MANAGEMENT INTERVENTIONS THAT SUPPORT EFFECTIVE ROAD MAINTENANCE

For roads to achieve their economic function they must be maintained. The failure to do so results in higher transportation costs that drive up commodity prices […]
December 14, 2016
maintenance management

A MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION FOR LESEDI LOCAL MUNICIPALITY

The similar challenges faced by local authorities with regards to maintenance management leave them vulnerable to similar risks. Find out how Lesedi Local Municipality (LLM), together […]
November 23, 2016
Water infrastructure Management in Rustenburg

REDUCING INFRASTRUCTURE-RELATED OPERATIONAL EXPENDITURE AT RUSTENBURG LOCAL MUNICIPALITY

In trying economic times, South African municipalities are expected to decrease expenditure while increasing the scope and quality of their service delivery. Since 2015 Rustenburg Local […]
March 15, 2016
Maintenance Management

IMPROVED MUNICIPAL SERVICE DELIVERY THROUGH INTEGRATED MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT

Maintenance Management is a complex component of integrated infrastructure asset management, which is key to improved municipal service delivery. By integrating maintenance management in the asset […]