The past five years have seen a true paradigm shift in the way higher education plans for capital renewal. An estimated 10 percent now utilize some form of life cycle planning for capital renewal. Life cycle planning is a methodology that allows campuses to easily create multi-year plans for facilities renewal. It is based on two key elements: (a) Building systems have known life expectancies; and (b) the remaining life of each building system can be estimated.
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