About Us


Your Enterprise Asset Management Partner.

Headquartered in Aberdeen, Scotland, Optimal has established  operations in Johannesburg, South Africa. We are focused on delivering solutions to physical asset intensive organisations to deliver their business value. Our offerings encompass all policies, processes, operating models, management, and sustainability aspects that relate to these assets. With a team of highly experienced Asset Reliability Engineers and Asset Management Specialists, we have the knowledge and the tools to look after the entire lifecycle management of your assets.

Our solutions are based on Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) principles and are designed to optimise our clients’ asset management practices as they move up the asset management maturity ladder. Understanding an organisation’s maturity is a key part of the journey to optimising the existing asset management practices and gaining a line of sight for effective decision making.

Optimal’s solutions will help you to:

  • Maximise equipment uptime
  • Reduce Maintenance Costs
  • Increase Productivity
  • Increase Asset Life
  • Increase Safety

Our solutions are aligned with ISO 55000 standards and allow asset owners realisation of continuous value and return on investment (ROI) through achieving the optimal balance of cost, risk, and performance.

With quality being at the forefront of our service delivery, we have accredited systems and processes in place to ensure the highest level of service standards and continuous improvement as we expand our business.

Stronger Together

Optimal is proud to partner with other organisations that share our values of pioneering and excellence in asset maintenance, reliability and integrity by successfully collaborating and sharing cutting edge technology, knowledge and expertise.

Our Partners

Our Partners

A US Software-As-A-Service company (SAAS) serving customers worldwide who offer a platform that enables users to manage SAP processes and workflows for productivity and data management.

Our Partners

AVEVA is a British multinational information technology company headquartered in Cambridge. The company provides the largest industrial software ecosystem and is a global leader in engineering and industrial software; driving digital transformation across the entire asset and operational life cycle of capital-intensive industries.

Our Partners

eMaint CMMS is a Fluke Reliability brand product providing groundbreaking maintenance software for Enterprise Asset Management. eMaint CMMS is a robust EAM software program that provides tailored features to meet an organisations’ needs across industries.

Our Partners

NRX AssetHub, powered by HubHead Corp., provides maintenance, reliability, and operations professionals at asset-intensive businesses with world-class software solutions for visualizing, building, editing, organizing, approving, and sustaining high-quality Asset and Maintenance Data for their Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).

Our Partners

Tshwane Institute for Continuing Education (TICE) is a commercial arm of the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT). Through the partnership with TICE, Optimal develops and delivers Asset Management training programmes for the African market, aimed at upskilling the workforce to implement effective Asset Management Systems.

Our Partners

The University of Aberdeen was founded in 1495, making it the third oldest university in Scotland and fifth oldest in the UK. In partnership with the University of Aberdeen, and Innovate UK through the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) funding programme, Optimal is completing a KTP project which developed a library for the maintenance strategies for the assets in the Oil and Gas sector based on Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) principles.

Our Partners

Robert Gordon University provides industry led undergraduate and postgraduate courses leading to highly relevant awards and degrees. In partnership with RGU and Innovate UK, Optimal is undertaking one of the first Management Knowledge Transfer Partnership projects for business process innovation through implementation of Design Thinking principles.

Board of Directors

Our People

Monika Gerrie  |  Global Operations Manager  | LinkedIn

Shalom Ndlovu  |  Technical Delivery Manager SA |  LinkedIn


Our Clients