Integrated planning tool RAMS

Royal HaskoningDHV’s Road Asset Management System (ZA-RAMS) is an integrated planning tool that collects, stores, and presents road data to help municipalities extend the life of their assets through better maintenance planning.
Street construction

The system’s ability to rapidly analyse data gives decisionmakers access to real-time road network information, allowing them to prioritise the road maintenance budget.

ZA-RAMS key features include

  • Real-time monitoring, reporting, and spatial integration
  • Superior data management and quality
  • Mobile data collection

Additional features and capabilities

  • Fully compliant with South African standards and legislation,
  • Developed in accordance with TMH guidelines,
  • Based on SANS ISO 55000,
  • Web-based, database-driven, and accessible from desktop PCs and mobile devices,
  • Flexible, scalable, and frequently updated,
  • Efficient and intuitive, and
  • Ability to drill down into hierarchical data for provinces, districts, wards, and towns.


Damaged asphalt

Included in ZA-RAMS

More than a traditional Pavement Management System, ZA-RAMS supports additional functionality, including:

  • Bridge and culvert assessments,
  • Visual condition assessments,
  • Data collection for roadside furniture,
  • Road network verification, and
  • Maintenance actions.
Rene Pearson - Digital Services Southern Africa


Digital Services Southern Africa