Davies Consulting

Strategies for Complex Organizations

Asset Management Solutions

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Davies Consulting works with leading utilities to proactively balance risk, cost, and performance, considering all elements of the asset management organization and the processes it carries out. Our practical approach and state-of-the-art analytics deliver results for our clients by meeting their unique challenges and establishing sound strategies to achieve business goals and objectives. With many decades of on-the-ground experience as utility executives, our consultants understand the complex realities of utility asset management. We advise our clients in areas like vegetation management, aging infrastructure strategy, implementation of reliability metrics, grid modernization, and overall process improvement.

Our leadership in The GridWise Alliance puts us at the heart of the electric power industry’s grid modernization, alongside innovators and executives from every link in the electric utility supply chain.

Our current engagements are focused on:

Resiliency — evaluating, developing, and implementing hardening strategies that balance diverse stakeholder needs with operational planning and budgeting requirements.

Reliability — ensuring consistency in planning through implementation, enhancing coordination and collaboration across business lines, tying resource allocation to enterprise business and regulatory strategy.

Modernization — taking a holistic approach that accounts for the complexities of grid modernization, from advanced metering to interoperability to utility infrastructure intelligence systems.

Portfolio Optimization — applying real-world utility expertise to facilitate development of clear business objectives and strategies to effectively manage investment portfolios, provide sound rationale for budget decisions, and analyze investments across business units.

 Asset Management Strategy

  • Expert, unbiased assessment of existing asset management programs
  • Benchmarking and gaps analysis
  • Recommendations for improvement based upon leading practice expertise
  • Change management

Decision Support Tools

Davies Consulting’s proprietary tools support the achievement of our clients’ organizational goals and objectives.