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Engineering and Procurement

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Under an Engineering & Procurement contract, a contractor designs the installation and procures the necessary materials for a project's construction.


Engineering Functions

  • Initiation
  • Implementation
  • Planning & Programming
  • Estimating → Request for Quote
  • Valuation
  • Design

Procurement Functions

  • Purchasing
  • Expediting
  • Receiving
  • Invoicing
  • Reconciliation

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March/April 2020 Inspectioneering Journal

EPC projects are complex initiatives with multiple stakeholder interfaces that can be difficult to manage. This article sheds some light on how quality activities add value to a project and when in the value-chain should these activities be executed.

Authors: Joey Poret
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It is a commonly held belief with oil & gas (O&G), oil sands, and pipeline projects that material test reports (MTRs) are always required for turnover to the owner-user, but that is untrue. In this article I will describe what MTRs are, how these...

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