Asset deterioration modelling in a major process plant – an EPCOR story
Owen James is Associated Engineering’s National Practice Leader for Asset Management and brings over 24 years’ experience developing and implementing Asset Management capability both in the UK and Canada. Owen brings a client-side perspective to his projects gained from previous roles as a manager within a water utility responsible for strategy development, capital program management, engineering standards and other operational roles. He is responsible for supporting project teams across the company with expertise in asset management and has supported many clients with development of corporate standards, policy and frameworks and asset management plans. As a Chartered Water and Environmental Management, Charted Environmentalist and Envision Sustainability Professional he brings a passion for climate change and sustainability into his asset management work to support communities with more integrated sustainable service delivery.
Owen was also involved in the development of ISO 55000 - the international standard on asset management systems and continues to represent Canada in the ongoing improvement of this standard.