“The water industry has historically taken a more reactive approach to the reliability and maintenance of assets, however, as infrastructure continues to age and facilities try to meet growing demand without increasing rates, proactive reliability will become an important factor in the long-term success of the industry.”
As the world continues to recover from one of the worst economic downturns in history, more than 85% of the world’s industries are still experiencing difficult markets. With one third of the world’s economy directly affected by the reliability of operations, reliability can make the difference between being an industry leader and laggard.
In this interim report, Pinnacle analysts dive into the impact that reliability has on the water and wastewater industry. Throughout this report, we analyze operational and financial data from 40 large municipal water and wastewater operators and identify the key trends that are driving reliability in this crucial industry.