Systems implementing asset management develop detailed asset inventories, perform operation and maintenance tasks, conduct long-range financial planning and undertake other activities to build system capacity, all of which help move systems along the path to long-term sustainability.
The document below is designed for state staff and technical assistance providers who are assisting small- and medium-sized drinking water or wastewater systems in identifying resources that can be used to implement asset management practices.You may need Adobe Reader to view files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Reference Guide for Asset Management Tools (PDF)(56 pp, 3 MB)
This guide provides a framework to assist systems in all aspects of developing and implementing an asset management plan.