Generic Work Plan for Developing a TAMP

February 2013

Historically, asset management has been a critical, but under-represented element of the transportation planning process. Based on the simple, but powerful premise that agencies should consider the full life-cycle cost of their funding decisions and manage their assets accordingly, the field of asset management has grown and become prevalent in transportation agencies throughout the world. In the U.S., many State Departments of Transportation (DOTs) have made significant progress implementing asset management tools and techniques.