Specifications include, but are not limited to: The Consultant will be required to perform a variety of asset, risk and performance management
related activities. Services for individual projects may range from performing a discrete task (i.e.
conducting a load rating analysis for a bridge) to performing work for all phases of the project.
Services performed by the Consultant may include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following
types of activities:
A. Asset Management System Support: Coordinate and perform support activities related to
the development, operation and advancement of VTrans’ asset management systems.
Assets may include, but are not limited to, pavements, bridges, culverts and other buried
structures, retaining walls, rock or soil slopes, signs, guardrails, signals, etc.
B. Policy, Planning, and Strategic Support Assist VTrans in general transportation planning
and policy development activities related directly to asset, risk, or performance
management such as coordinating and gathering internal and external opinion and
feedback, assessing asset needs across the State and determining sustainable asset
investment levels. Other activities may include developing strategies to assess VTrans’
gaps, and developing and prioritizing strategies to reduce gaps and increase overall
efficiency and effectiveness. Activities may include comparing or weighting priorities
against each other in order to ascertain the appropriate asset investment level.
C. TAMP refinement: Work on activities that are associated with supporting the continued
development and refinement of VTrans’ Transportation Asset Management Plan (TAMP)
and associated documents such as, but not limited to, the Agency’s TAM Financial Plan
and consistency determination documentation.