Des Moines Water Works Awards Multimillion Dollar Asset Management Contract to Woolpert

September 14, 2011

CHICAGO (September 14, 2011)… Woolpert announced it was recently selected by Des Moines Water Works (DMWW) for a five-year, $2.5 million contract to develop an asset management system for the water utility company.

Woolpert will assist DMWW establish best management practices, implement the Infor™ Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) system, and integrate the EAM with key business support systems. Implementation of this system will help reengineer and transform DMWW’s business processes and information systems to increase efficiencies for its staff and customers.

“With our vast experience implementing asset management systems, Woolpert is looking forward to this opportunity to partner with DMWW and bring additional value to an already well-established operation,” said Scott Cattran, Woolpert senior vice president and director of infrastructure management services.

Woolpert’s multi-phased approach will include planning, data conversion, system configuration, testing, application development, systems integration and training.

About Des Moines Water Works

Des Moines Water Works (DMWW) is a municipal water utility serving the citizens of Des Moines and surrounding communities (approximately 400,000 customers). DMWW is an independently operated public utility with a commitment to leading, advocating and investing today and in the future to deliver water you can trust for life.  For more information on DMWW, please visit  For customer service and other water-related hot topics, visit DMWW’s blog at

About Woolpert

For 100 years, Woolpert has combined innovative engineering and technology to provide integrated water management solutions. Our clients value our understanding of the regulatory, financial and management challenges they face and the strategies we provide to address them. For videos highlighting Woolpert’s integrated water management solutions, visit Woolpert’s YouTube channel. For more information about Woolpert, visit Woolpert’s website. To see how Woolpert has contributed to the advancement of the industry as the firm celebrates 100 years in business, visit the 100-year site. For insight on industry trends and emerging topics, visit our Thought Leaders blog.