Debate: The Inherent conflict of interest of O&M maintenance providers

Wed, April 25, 2018 - 14:00 - 14:40

Pick a side of the debate and be ready to share your thoughts with the room.

  • Issue: doing the least amount of maintenance to keep costs down is in the interest of maintenance providers, but asset owners want the most maintenance done for the price agreed
  • PRO: Separation of O&M and asset owners ensures quality of maintenance
  • CON: Bringing in O&M in-house ensures that O&M providers do not neglect maintenance in favor of lower costs
  • How do you manage contractor obligations and company expectations?