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How to Select an EPC Contractor

There are many questions to answer when asking how to select an EPC contractor. Focusing on quality control, integration, and these other tips will help.

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HSE Risk Management in Capital Projects

Finding a contractor for a successful capital project includes many factors, such as how they handle HSE risk management.

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Understanding Schedule Risk in Project Management

Poor planning and underdeveloped scope development can cause costly project timeline delays. Here are some ways to mitigate schedule risk in project management.

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How the Capital Stage Gate Process Can Maintain ROI

The capital project stage gate process helps maintain ROI by providing early and detailed execution plans to help mitigate schedule and financial risks.

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Methods for EPC Project Risk Management

For capital project success, contractors should use EPC project risk management for schedule, cost, quality, safety, and environmental concerns.

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T&M Contract vs. Fixed-Price Contract: The Pros and Cons

T&M contracts vs. fixed-price contracts—here are the pros and cons of each type and considerations for choosing an appropriate contract for your project.

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Tips for Preventing Capital Project Overruns

Capital project overruns can be due to poor scope definition, inadequate communication, and design errors, among other factors. Here’s how to prevent them.

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How to Leverage EPC for Capital Projects

Leveraging EPC for capital projects can significantly reduce project risk and provide superior project delivery certainty regarding cost and schedule.

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What Is an Industrial Design-Build Contract?

What is a design-build contract? Click here to learn about the benefits of design-build delivery methods and what each stage of this technique entails.

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Turnkey Project Advantages and Disadvantages: What to Know Before Signing a Contract

While turnkey delivery methods offer many benefits, it’s important to weigh turnkey project advantages and disadvantages before signing a contract.

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The Integration of Laser Scanning for Constructability in Capital Projects

This webinar will focus on the advantages of using laser scanning in capital projects, specifically in terms of Constructability. We will provide examples where this step in the process has helped with clash detection, critical lift situations, time-sensitive schedules, and the fit of new materials inside existing facilities.

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Civil/Structural Engineering | Capital Project Word of the Week - April 2021

The Civil/Structural Engineering -themed Capital Project Words include Moment, Void Box, Allowable Strength Design (ASD) and Load Resistance Factor Design (LRFD), and P-Delta Effect

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Mechanical and Piping Engineering | Capital Project Word of the Week - March 2021

The Mechanical and Piping Engineering-themed Capital Project Words include Tie-In Lists, Plot Plans, Equipment Data Sheets, Stress Analysis, and Laser Scanning.

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Construction | Capital Project Word of the Week - February 2021

The Construction-themed Capital Project Words include Construction Work Plan, Hydrostatic Leak Test, Constructability, and Mechanical Completion.

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Process Engineering | Capital Project Word of the Week - January 2021

The Process Engineering-themed Capital Project Words include Process Flow Diagram (PFD), Process Simulation, Hazard and Operability Study (HAZOP), and Piping and Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID).

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