We assist clients to develop clear objectives for their assets, understand their failure modes, then identify the activities and resources needed to manage these failure modes, and achieve their objectives.
Utilities and Water
Bluefield provides asset and project management services to a variety of assets across the utilities and water industries. We have experience with power stations, pumps and piping, electrical, and supporting infrastructure.
A particular area of focus for Bluefield is safety and compliance, including earthing, lightning protection, and fire protection. We have conducted numerous asset inspections and completed asset integrity projects for clients.
Alongside our work in Australia, Bluefield has significant international experience, including Africa (Zambia, South Africa), Latin America (Chile, Colombia, Panama), North America (Canada), Asia (Philippines, Japan, Laos), and Oceania (Papua New Guinea).
Bluefield’s services to utilities and water assets cover the entire asset life cycle, from the pre-feasibility phase through to end-of-life. We also provide training, coaching, mentoring, and other specialist services.
Our asset management services include Strategic Asset Management Planning, Asset Criticality Assessments, Spares Optimisation, Asset Management Planning, Life Cycle Cost Modelling, and budget Development.
Bluefield also concentrates on practical, sustainable improvements to reliability, productivity, cost, and safety. Our flagship “Bluefield Transformation” approach is designed to build a culture of proactive maintenance among fixed plant maintenance teams, positioning clients to take advantage of the latest improvements in maintenance systems, processes, and new technologies. We can also conduct failure investigations and defect elimination projects.
In utilities and water assets, we emphasize the critical importance of shutdown strategies and management, work management, and materials management practices in achieving your targets. Using our in-house models and toolkits, we can work with you to conduct process assessments and improvement projects.
In addition to our asset management services, Bluefield also has extensive project management experience. We have managed major shutdowns and capital programs for clients and can provide support in managing studies and preparing capital expenditure applications. We also provide operational readiness services and support.
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The Bluefield approach to asset management combines many years of hard-won experience with contemporary knowledge of equipment life cycle management.