Why are they needed?
There can be a disconnect between the initial brief, the design and the practicalities of the build.
Issues or changes that occur during construction may not feed back to the relevant parties.
In the post-Covid environment, social distancing, workplace safety and availability can restrict operational effectiveness.
Once occupation has occurred, data mining is time consuming, often proving difficult to identify, collate and use.
Asset management decisions are often made on gut instinct and anecdotal evidence, rather than hard data.