Population growth, delayed maintenance, aging infrastructure, rising repair costs and meeting new regulations are key challenges to public works organizations across Canada. GIS helps public works professionals and asset managers understand the condition of their assets and infrastructure, optimize levels of service delivery, improve performance budgeting of operations and capital improvements with data driven decisions.
Having municipal assets that are tied to a location is important. You can quickly find assets on a map to locate information or issues in the field. That’s why we believed implementing a GIS-centric asset management solution would be the most effective platform.