RSMeans Aims to Improve Facility Asset-Maintenance Programs with Free Webinar

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- The Gordian Group, a leading provider of construction cost analytics and estimating information, pricing data and procurement software and services, announced today a free webinar Nov. 12, 2015, at 2 p.m. EST that will help facility managers better plan and regularly schedule maintenance and repairs of buildings and infrastructure in order to optimize facility usage while reducing lifetime operating costs. The webinar is sponsored by RSMeans from The Gordian Group and presented by Facility Executive and the National Association of State Facilities Administrators (NASFA).

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The 60-minute webinar will outline how facility managers can assess, plan and execute a successful life cycle cost program. Equally as important, experts will discuss the consequences of ignoring needed repairs and regularly scheduled maintenance based on real-world experiences.

Industry leaders scheduled to participate are:

Bill Slone, Associate Director of Mechanical & Electrical for the Commonwealth of Kentucky and President of NASFA
Phil Waier, Principal Engineer Emeritas
Moderating the webinar will be Chris Anderson, Vice President of Strategy & Consulting for RSMeans from The Gordian Group.

These industry experts will also explore recent advances in life cycle costing solutions that provide facility managers with analytical tools designed to improve asset-management and maintenance programs. In addition, advances in the areas of budgeting and life cycle costing will be reviewed to help managers better gauge operational and maintenance costs.

About The Gordian Group

The Gordian Group ( is the leading provider of innovative construction data, software and services to organizations pursuing efficient and effective construction planning, estimating and procurement. As the pioneer of Job Order Contracting, Gordian’s ever-growing portfolio of procurement solutions leverages highly specialized cloud-based project management software to deliver rapid deployment and long-term cost savings for the nation’s facility and infrastructure owners. In 2014, Gordian acquired RSMeans, a leader in data, analytics and life cycle cost analysis for commercial and residential construction. Today, The Gordian Group draws on its highly specialized engineers, software and unique proprietary data sets to solve the construction information, planning and management needs of people in building construction, building products manufacturing, education, healthcare, retail, insurance, legal, and government.