Task Group 5.2
Key Performance Indicators


Mission Statement/Objectives

The Task Group aims to define a glossary of KPI, identifying which KPI to address when assessing a structure and how to compute and value for each. The team will also determine any model for forecasting KPI, cover Resilience and derive a decision-making process using KPI.

Scope & Limitation

The Task Group shall primary look into the following aspects:

  • Reliability and Safety
  • Health and Politics
  • Environment
  • Availability and Maintainability
  • Costs


Expected Project Output

The Task Group proposes to deliver the following results:

  • Development of a Glossary /Terms and Definitions (planned for March 2019)
  • Development of 1-2 Special Session(s) at the IABSE events in 2019 (IABSE Symposium Guimaraes March 2019 & IABSE Congress New York September 2019)
  • Collect the most relevant papers from the organized Special Session(s) and invite the authors for a Special Issue of SEI on KPI (planned for 2020)


Start Date: September 2018
Target Date of Completion: October 2022



  José Matos, Portugal
  Vice Chair
  Ye Xia, China

Mitsuyoshi Akiyama, Japan

David A. Smith, United Kingdom

Poul Linneberg, Denmark

Bruno Briseghella, China

Alfred Strauss, Austria

Pilate Moyo, South Africa

Joan Casas, Spain

Helder Sousa, Portugal

Rade Hajdin, Switzerland

Martin van Leeuwen, Netherlands

Alexander Jiponov, Bulgaria

Anastasios Sapalidis, Greece

Olga Markogiannaki, Greece

Sotiria Stefanidou, Greece

Homero Castaneda-Lopez

João Amado, Portugal

Joaquim Tinoco, Portugal

Matteo Toso, Italy