It is a challenging task to apply a limited pool of resources (money
and people) to manage a portfolio of environmental sites with a goal of
decreasing risk and liability. AVI has helped a number of our clients
prioritize sites and maximize the resources put towards these sites.
As a regulator or an environmental manager in charge of multiple cases,
your goal is to reduce risk and liability as efficiently and effectively
as possible. In order to make informed decisions, you need to understand
your population of sites with regard to a number of environmental and
In doing this work, we have observed some interesting outcomes.
For instance, any individual manager has their priority sites. But,
when one looks at portfolio-wide considerations, we often find that those
priorities are misplaced in the broader context. Some geographies
and settings simply present much higher overall risks &
liabilities, and others the opposite. Sorting through all this is
the power and utility of portfolio management approaches.
There is a myriad of other useful information that can be quickly
compiled and maintained for management purposes. Site and area
spending, site phase, time on the books, onsite/offsite plume
identification, receptor characteristics, zoning, population density &
nature, etc. These approaches allow foresight instead of reaction,
and allow our clients to proactively manage these properties.
you believe your portfolio spending is not tuned, or that liabilities seem
to creep up without warning, AVI can help. As with so many
other things, a smart optimized portfolio program will provide you with
the necessary management information, but will not provide extraneous or