Asset level optimisation takes AIM at Florida highway

Asset level optimisation takes AIM at Florida Highway A full-scale demonstration of AIM 4.0, an innovative platform for managing asset investment decisions, has been carried out on a multi-lane Florida highway. The project could be a gamechanger for road maintenance project delivery, explains Dr Philip Jonkergouw, founder and chief executive of Probit. A recent demonstration […]

Taking asset management from ‘worst first’ to data driven

The UK’s road network is worth hundreds of billions and is the country’s most valuable national asset. Yet many local authorities find themselves managing assets by reacting to deterioration and community demands, caught in a continuing cycle of ever declining asset condition. Sometimes known as a ‘worst first’ or ‘chasing the red’ style asset management, […]

Industry experts explore how UK water sector can combat PR19 challenges

Smart asset planning, improved industry collaboration, quicker adoption of technologies, more onus on innovation and greater responsiveness, have all been heralded by industry experts as crucial if water companies want to meet the challenges posed by Ofwat’s PR19. Read more here:

Lead Probit developer prints face-shields for key workers

Probit Consulting’s lead web application developer has turned his 3D-printing hobby into a vital source of 3D printed face-shields. Around the world there is a growing shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for all frontline workers. Dafydd Brown works full-time from his home in North Wales, but when he saw that hospitals and key workers […]

Thames Trunk Main asset optimisation project shortlisted for award

Probit Consulting is delighted to have reached the final of the Water Industry Awards 2020. The Thames Water Trunk Main asset optimisation project has been shortlisted for the new category of Asset Optimisation Initiative of the Year. Probit’s AIM – Asset Investment Manager – optimisation software is being used to optimise the investment required to […]

Asset Investment Planning using Tableau

Got my arm twisted to present at the Birmingham Tableau Users Group (BrumTUG!)… great to share some of our viz challenges with the Tableau community, albeit a bit daunting for a part-timer like myself! This talk will focus on demonstrating the use of Tableau in communicating results of asset investment plans for large scale utility […]

IAM Conference Nov 2018: Asset Level Analytics Drives Investment Efficiency

Date Wednesday 22 November Sam McGauley, Asset Strategy Manager from Cadent Gas, will be presenting a case study on how AIM was used to drive down OPEX costs by 35%. Due to the scale of the problem, Asset Investment Manager (AIM) was used to optimise at asset level across the entire four networks, approximately 2 […]

AIM Web Services Beta

We’re pleased to announce that testing of our new AIM Web Services module is underway with some impressive results. The initial focus of AIM web services has been on extracting data using our flexible and powerful user reports as templates. The resultant functionality will enable you to import your asset level risk and cost data […]

AIM Users Group and Master Chef Cooking Challenge

In the last days of January, Probit hosted the AIM users group at Eckington Manor, where 2015 winner of UK MasterChef Professionals, Mark Stinchcombe, took everyone on a culinary journey. Under Mark’s tutelage, everyone prepared and cooked their own three-course meal and the winner and loser were both crowned at the end of the night. […]

National Grid Gas Transmission Go Live

After an extremely rigorous technical and UAT process, Probit are pleased to announce NGGT have gone live and are now actively using AIM internally. Further training on are ongoing to ensure NGGT utilise the full value of advanced AIM functionality and optimisation power. About NGGT – National Grid Gas Transmission own and operate the gas […]