The target of any project is not to focus on just one part of the lifecycle but on the cycle as a whole.
Going beyond the traditional focus and including design, operation and maintenance phases from the very early beginning of a new project and its design is essential. This approach yields more bottom line benefits since all decisions have a dependency on each other.
Applying a more interactive and interdisciplinary approach is the key focus in implementing a similar life cycle management, including the required information systems.
It the process costs can be cut by incorporating a more intelligent fleet asset management.