Binnies welcomes new hire Michael Niven to develop asset management systems

Binnies is delighted to welcome Michael Niven to the company’s thriving asset management team in the post of senior asset management consultant.

Michael joins us after seven years with London-based asset management consultancy firm AMCL, where he worked across a range of industries to develop asset management systems. While at AMCL, he acted as the lead ISO 55001 accreditation assessor for the Environment Agency’s Thames Estuary Asset Management 2100 (TEAM 2100) project, a ten-year capital investment programme to refurbish and improve existing tidal flood defences across London.

Michael has a thorough understanding of the full asset management landscape and he is comfortable working at a senior and strategic level and with operational teams facing day-to-day challenges.

Binnies welcomes new hire Michael Niven to develop asset management systems

In his new role, Michael looks forward to working again with the Environment Agency. He will work collaboratively with the agency to develop its asset management and investment planning capability, using modern, innovative methods.

Michael said, “I work best when developing strong, collaborative relationships with clients that are built on a real appreciation and understanding of their challenges. I focus on ensuring that projects deliver on asset management needs and have the necessary support to bring benefits beyond the life of the project.”

Tim Gadd, Head of Strategic Advisory Services at Binnies, added, “We are really excited that Michael is joining our growing Asset Management Advisory Services team.

“He will be further developing our ISO 55001 assessment product line and will boost our asset management planning and data quality capability. “Our team culture is one of collaboration and creativity, and Michael’s wealth of experience and ideas from different sectors will contribute to Binnies’ mission of supporting its clients for a better world,” he said.

About Binnies

At Binnies, we create new possibilities for humanity through our innovative approach to delivery. Backed by a culture that has stayed true since the company’s founding over 100 years ago, Binnies develops intelligent water and environmental solutions using a whole-life-cycle approach to deliver functional infrastructure and lasting environmental and social legacies. We strive to elevate the quality of life for our local communities today and for generations to come.

Binnies is an RSK group company and was formerly part of Black & Veatch.

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About the RSK group (RSK)

RSK is a leading integrated environmental, engineering and technical services group made up of over 100 businesses. The group is headquartered in the United Kingdom and has an established presence in more than 40 countries around the world.

For over 30 years, RSK has been helping organisations realise their business goals efficiently, cost-effectively and with the minimum environmental and social impact. We deliver practical solutions to some of the greatest challenges of our time. As a client-focused business, our services are constantly evolving to directly respond to or pre-empt global conditions and legislative drivers.

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