Infographic: Utilities Enterprise Asset Management
Despite the gas utility industry's long history of safe and reliable service delivery and infrastructure management, increasing regulatory-driven operational requirements, coupled with increasing civil penalties, have forced dramatic improvements to the management of gas transmission and distribution.
In the past, most of the effort supporting pipeline integrity, safety and compliance has relied on the knowledge and commitment of field personnel.
This approach is inefficient and unsustainable in today’s regulatory environment – particularly when the information systems, automated processes and tools that enable both system-wide compliance and a high level of efficiency are mature and proven.
This EAM systems infographic diagrams the utilities systems that must be connected and coordinated to keep up with industry changes.