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									Sustainable Asset
  Management
 Leo F. Gohier, P. Eng.
    Canuck Update
   Washington, D.C.
   2005 May 05-06
Federal
Provincial/Territorial
Municipal (Regional, County,
Township, City, etc.)
• Act of Parliament 1994
• Business, labour, academia, environmental
  organizations and Aboriginal groups
• Appointed by Prime Minister of Canada
• Independent Advisory Body – integration
  of economy and environment
• Think-tank - sustainability – changes to
  public policy
• Eco-Fiscal Reform   • Indicators
  and Energy          • Urban Sustainability
• Green Budgeting     • Brownfields
• Conservation
• Capital Markets
        National Round Table
         on Infrastructure?
• In discussion
• Based on NRTEE concept
• Infrastructure Canada, CCPE, CPWA,
  Canadian Construction Association,
  Conference Board of Canada and FCM
• 1-2 years?
Federal/INFC
Municipal Infrastructure Focus

• New Deal for Cities and Communities
• Sharing of Gas Tax
• GST Rebate
• Infrastructure Funding Programs
• KOA Program
• InfraGuide
InfraGuide: National Guide to
Sustainable Municipal Infrastructure
InfraGuide
•   Voluntary
•   Grassroots
•   79 municipal Council endorsements
•   26 national and regional association endorsements
•   75,000 downloads/8000 CD’s/10,000 hard copy
•   Several institutions utilizing material in training
•   Top-Down/”Skunkworks” is OK
•   Infrastructure Bubbles
•   Best Practices
•   Life-Cycle Analysis
InfraGuide (ct’d)

    Best Practices
    Close to 40 published to date

      1. Decision-Making and Investment
         Planning
      2. Municipal Roads and Sidewalks
      3. Potable Water
      4. Storm and Wastewater
      5. Environmental Protocols
      6. Transit (New)
InfraGuide (ct’d)


Life-Cycle Analysis:
Seven Simple Questions! (abbreviated)
  1. What do you have?
  2. What is it worth?
  3. What is its condition?
  4. What do you need to do to it?
  5. When do you need to do it?
  6. How much will it cost/what is the risk?
  7. How do you ensure long-term affordability?
NRC-IRC/Urban Infrastructure
• Urban Infrastructure Research:
  Developing technologies to design,
  construct, maintain and manage buried
  utilities, roads and surface structures
• Center for Sustainable Infrastructure
  Research (CSIR)
• Municipal Infrastructure Investment
  Planning (MIIP)
NRC/CSIR
• Regina, SK
• Partners: City of Regina, University of Regina,
    industry, Communities of Tomorrow and others
•   Develop innovative technologies and decision
    support tools that address the economic, social,
    and environmental aspects of infrastructure
    sustainability
•   Sustainable development/infrastructure renewal
NRC-IRC/MIIP
• 8 Municipalities + 1 Federal Department
• Objectives:
  – Evaluate tools and techniques
  – Develop prototype tools and techniques
• 3 yrs (+ 3?)
• To Date:
  –   Survey of Municipalities
  –   Primer on Asset Management
  –   GIS and Interoperability of Software
  –   Case Studies
Technology Road Map (TRM)
… a national ‘CONSENSUS’ for the management of civil
infrastructure systems
TRM         (ct’d)
- Cross-Canada consultation/12 months/140 leaders
- Focus: broader context of infra management
- Ten industry objectives 2003-2013


                                      Knowledge
                                     Dissemination
           Legislation     Education
                                                Technology
                          and Training
                                                Evaluation

                                                      Research &
         Regulation                                  Development

                                                                    Legislative Framework
     Procurement                                                    Policy and Standards
       Methods
                                                                    Technology & Innovation
   Performance                                                      Resources
   Specifications                                       Financial
                                                       Resources
                Fiscal
              Framework
                                          Human
                                         Resources
Centre for Advancement of
Trenchless Technologies (CATT)
at the University of Waterloo
CATT   (ct’d)



                What is CATT?
      Grouping of university, municipal,
    industrial, business and governmental
       representatives committed to the
    advancement of knowledge, materials,
       methods and equipment used in
           trenchless technologies.
  Research, education and application
  epCIP diploma
Bill 175 (Ontario)
Sustainable Water and Sewage Systems Act

                                        Yrs 1 to 100                                                          Yrs
 STRATEGIC     Sustainable Asset                       Yrs   Yrs   Yrs   Yrs   Yrs   Yrs   Yrs   Yrs   Yrs
 PLANNING        Management
                                           Budget      1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50 51-60 61-70 71-80 81-90
                                                                                                              91-
                                          Forecast                                                            100


                 Yrs 1 to 10
 TACTICAL
 PLANNING         Summary      Yr 1   Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4             Years 5 to 10
                     Budget
                   Yr 1
OPERATIONAL   Operating
 PLANNING                              Year 1
              & Capital
                Budget




    • Full Cost of Services Report
    • Cost-Recovery Plan
State of the Infrastructure Reports

• Report Cards (ASCE model)
• Life-Cycle model
• Blended model
  –   Report Card
  –   Rate and Levy (Tax) Programs
  –   Life-Cycle Costing
  –   Life-Cycle Intervention
  –   Operating and Capital Budgets
  –   Use of Reserve Funds
       Benchmarking



                 + Storm Water
                 + Solid Waste?

International
    A Few Others…
• The Ontario Centre for Municipal Best Practices (OCMBP)
    – Partnership AMO and Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing (2002)
    – Municipal Performance Measurement Program (MPMP)
    – Forty municipal best practices to date
•   MAMQ
•   AB Infrastructure and Transportation
•   BC Liquid Waste Management Act
•   Atlantic Provinces Water legislation
•   CITAC (Canadian Infrastructure Technology Assessment
    Centre)
    – 1998
    – Recognition from 9 provincial ministries of transportation and 10
      major municipalities and MEA (Ontario)
Glossary
• AMO: Association of Municipalities of Ontario
• ASCE: American Society of Civil Engineers
• CATT: Centre for Advancement of Trenchless
    Technologies
•   CCPE: Canadian Council of Professional Engineers
•   CPWA: Canadian Public Works Association
•   CSCE: Canadian Society for Civil Engineering
•   CSIR: Centre for Sustainable Infrastructure
    Research
Glossary       (ct’d)

• epCIP: Education Program for Civil
    Infrastructure Professionals (Diploma)
•   FCM: Federation of Canadian Municipalities
•   GST: Goods and Services Tax
•   INFC: Infrastructure Canada
•   InfraGuide: National Guide for Sustainable
    Municipal Infrastructure
•   KOA: Knowledge, Opportunity and Awareness
Glossary       (ct’d)

• MAMQ: Ministere des Affaires Municipales du
    Quebec
•   MIIP: Municipal Infrastructure Investment
    Planning
•   NRC-IRC: National Research Council – Institute
    for Research in Construction
•   NRTEE: National Roundtable on the Environment
    and the Economy
•   TRM: Technology Road Map

								
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