“It is the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) that those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.” – Charles Darwin

Our Company ethos is ‘Collaboration through Action’, and as a specialist asset management consultancy we recognise there are many important cogs in the wheel of effective asset management.

That is why we’ve developed strong relationships with a number of high-performing partners across the world. These partnerships are crucial in providing our Clients with excellent professional end-to-end support and assistance.


Gaist is a multi-award winning international highways and mobile mapping company.

We have the most comprehensive, up-to-date national bank of high resolution roads and asset infrastructure imagery. Our advanced digital and automated processes then gives us the power to supply customers with the highest level of detail, analysis and modelling of their infrastructure.

Our customers in the UK and internationally include local authorities, central government departments, software asset management companies, utilities suppliers, private infrastructure owners and highways maintenance contractors.

In Australia and New Zealand, Essency Consulting are working closely with Gaist to deliver enhanced data collection, analysis and reporting of asset infrastructure to enable Clients to make better decisions on maintenance planning and treatment.

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The International Road Federation is a global not-for-profit organization, headquartered in Washington, DC since 1948 and supported by regional offices throughout the world. The IRF serves a network of public and private sector members in more than 70 countries by providing world-class knowledge resources, advocacy services, and continuing education programs which together offer a global marketplace for best practices and industry solutions.

Essency Consulting, through our long-term membership of the IRF provide specialist Road Infrastructure Asset Management training and consultancy support to IRF members worldwide.

Lonrix Limited is an agile, dynamic team of civil engineers, software engineers and data analysts. We are passionate about building products that make a positive and lasting impact on the day-to-day operations of clients across the globe.

As a team, we have more than 50 years of combined experience in software development and asset management systems. Our team members have extensive international experience having worked on projects in Australia, Indonesia, South Africa, Malaysia and New Zealand. As such we bring a wide perspective and considerable experience to each project that we undertake.

By utilizing our extensive library of tools and algorithms, we can cost-effectively develop web based applications for the smart phone age.

Essency Consulting work as Partners with Lonrix to provide adaptable, practical software solutions to our asset management clients in the UK and other selected international locations. We support Lonrix in providing consultancy support to effective system implementation.

Digital Roads Asset Management. Safeguarding the future of our roads. iROADS helps you look after the road network so that people’s journeys are safer, cleaner and more reliable. A sophisticated asset management and decision-making platform for all infrastructure assets, delivering a single, extensible solution for asset owners and operators.

Essency Consulting work with TRL Software to provide expert training and implementation of their iROADS software suite to clients internationally.