Hydropower Aging Assets: Maintenance & Upgrade Decisions

August 10, 2016


Summary of Life-Cycle Cost Approach
Quantifying Risk
Comparing Alternatives
Case Studies
Learning Outcome Review and Q&A Session


Darin Johnson, President, BIS Consulting

Darin Johnson is the president and director of the asset management practice at BIS Consulting, LLC. His experience includes risk analysis, capital planning, and life-cycle cost analysis for electric transmission and distribution, water/wastewater, and hydroelectric generation facilities. This work addresses the full range of asset management program development, from framework and strategic planning through implementation of decision-support methodologies and business processes to justify and prioritize replacement of aging assets and other spending programs. He received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Washington State.