Asset Management Excellence Award

Type: Organization

Criteria:  The nominee must be an organization that demonstrates initiative and leadership in the area of asset management, and can be one that has recently initiated or progressed their asset management program, with both successes and lessons learned considered.

Leadership or initiative is expected to include activities such as:

  • Initiation of an asset management program within an organization: a mission statement, strategic work plan, service levels, resource plan, core team, education plan, and buy-in from various levels within the organization.
  • Implementation or development of a best practice, demonstration of success, and documentation of resources conserved (time, money, energy, understanding and reduction of risks, reduced frequency of an emergency maintenance activity [i.e. pipe breaks, backup calls], etc.)
  • Assistance to another utility or agency in the area of asset management, including training, mentoring, and sharing of methodology.
  • Development and implementation of asset management tools/databases within an agency, including training and implementation plan, demonstration/documentation of benefits, widespread use in agency in decision making.

Awarding Organization: New England Water Environment Associaiton

Deadline: June 19, 2020

Submit Nomination

Previous Awardees: 

2019    City of Westfield WWTP

2018    Plymouth Village Water and Sewer District

2017    City of Portland, ME

2016    Town of Canton, MA DPW

2015    Woodard & Curran/University of Connecticut

2014    City of Dover, NH

2013    Narragansett Bay Commission

2012    Town of Canton WPCA

2011    Town of Windsor Locks WPCA

2010    City of Saco DPW

2009    Framingham MA DPW

2008    Christopher Crovo

2007    Mass Water Resources Authority (Deer Island WPCP)