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Return on Physical Assets (ROPA)

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Take informed actions that drive your facilities to an ideal future state.

Data and Insights for Managing
the Built Environment

With our Return on Physical Assets (ROPA) solution, we’ll work with you to establish an analytical framework for decision-making to be certain your choices are founded on objective data and tied to historical and peer performance. As your trusted long-term partners, we’ll be by your side with decades of industry experience and unbiased perspective to guide you through these critical business decisions.

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The ROPA Decision-Making Framework

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Data Collection & Measurement

Gordian collects and assembles a holistic set of finance, facilities and infrastructure data to establish a baseline of the current state of your physical campus.

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Performance Assessment

Assess your current situation and determine how well-positioned you are to address exposures through historical tracking and peer benchmarks.

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Analysis & Modeling

Utilizing experience and data from over 450 institutions, Gordian sheds light on where existing practices will take your campus and explore different approaches to create a better future.

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Action Planning

With priorities defined and understood, decisions about your facilities can enable action towards institutional goals and a sustainable future for your campus.

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Continuous Improvement

As an annual membership service, we’ll measure the impact of actions taken, track progress towards goals and ensure your shared vision continues to serve the mission of your institution.

Establish Clear Communication and Action-Planning Across Your Organization

By defining a common vocabulary around facilities issues and creating alignment on priorities from boiler room to boardroom, our proprietary decision-making framework gives business officers and facilities managers the tools they need to articulate their shared vision for the institution.

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