By 2006, VDOT expects a 15 percent return on its investments in the Asset Management System.
According to its project charter, the Asset Management System will "enable VDOT to more efficiently and effectively manage roadway assets." Based on the results of a cost-benefit analysis of the Asset Management System, VDOT expects a 15 percent return on investment by 2006. This rate of return is possible because the system will enable VDOT to implement its management strategies:
In addition, implementation of the Asset Management System will help bring VDOT into compliance with recommendations developed through an audit performed by Virginia's Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission and a study conducted by the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts.