Public infrastructure is a critical responsibility of governments at all levels.

    In the public sector, the efficient management of assets holds significant importance in ensuring the effective delivery of services to the community.


    Public organizations face the challenge of limited resources and the need to make strategic decisions regarding asset allocation and utilization.

    enterprise asset management plays a crucial role in educational facility management by optimizing costs, improving asset performance and reliability, ensuring regulatory compliance, facilitating inventory management, supporting space utilization, and enabling long-term asset planning. It helps educational institutions achieve operational efficiency, maintain a safe and productive learning environment, and make informed decisions regarding their physical assets


    Regulatory Compliance

    Educational facilities must adhere to specific regulations and safety standards imposed by educational authorities and government bodies. EAM helps ensure compliance with these regulations by providing a comprehensive record of maintenance activities, inspections, and audits. It facilitates the tracking of compliance-related tasks and supports documentation for regulatory reporting purposes.

    Cost Optimization

    Educational institutions often have a significant investment in physical assets, including buildings, equipment, and infrastructure. EAM helps optimize the lifecycle costs of these assets by enabling efficient maintenance, repair, and replacement planning. It ensures that assets are utilized effectively, minimizing unnecessary expenses and maximizing the return on investment.

    Asset Performance & Reliability

    Proper management of assets is vital for maintaining their performance and reliability. Educational facilities rely on various assets, such as HVAC systems, lighting, IT infrastructure, laboratory equipment, and transportation fleets. EAM provides a centralized system to track asset performance, schedule preventive maintenance, and identify potential issues before they become major problems. This proactive approach helps minimize downtime, improve asset uptime, and enhance the overall reliability of facility operations.

    Inventory Management

    Educational facilities often have large inventories of supplies, spare parts, and equipment. EAM streamlines inventory management by enabling efficient procurement, tracking stock levels, and optimizing inventory levels. This helps prevent stockouts, minimizes excess inventory, and reduces associated costs.

    Space Utilization and Planning

    Effective space management is critical for educational facilities, as they need to allocate classrooms, laboratories, offices, and other spaces efficiently. EAM can integrate with facility management systems to track space utilization, optimize room scheduling, and support future planning. It helps identify underutilized spaces, facilitates room reservations, and enables data-driven decision-making for space optimization.

    Long-Term Asset Planning

    Educational facilities typically have long lifecycles and require long-term planning for asset replacement and renewal. EAM provides insights into the condition, age, and expected lifespan of assets, enabling proactive planning for replacements or upgrades. By having a clear overview of asset performance and maintenance history, educational institutions can make informed decisions about allocating budgets and prioritizing capital investments.

    Our Public Sector Offerings

    BPD Zenith’s work with Public Sector, Government, Defence and Aerospace organizations has been primarily via our work with Facilities Management Clients, where the end client of the Computer Aided Facilities Management (CAFM) system is a Public Sector organization.

    Either directly or indirectly we have implemented, upgraded or managed CAFM, asset management and estate management systems for:

    • Australian Defence Force

    • Calgary Parking Authority

    • City Parks Services (Auckland Council)

    • Government Agency

    • Ministry of Defence

    • Ministry of Justice

    • RAF

    • Royal Navy

    Example: G-Cloud (UK Government)

    G-Cloud 12 is a pre-approved UK Government purchasing framework that enables public sector organisations to compare and procure solutions through its Digital Marketplace.