Course ID 028J: Engineering Procurement and Construction  August 26 -30 * Cape Town

The complexities and challenges involved in managing EPC projects in today’s competitive environment whereby cost is required to be adequately controlled have made it necessary that in order to ensure success, control loss and mitigate risks, managers or officers involved in managing EPC projects must have fundamental knowledge of project management and coordination of all the EPC arms.


Course Outline:

. Overview of Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC)

· Differentiating between Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) and Engineering Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM)

·  Why do companies go into EPC and EPCM?

·  Advantages of EPC and EPCM

·  Introduction to Project Management

·  The Bridge between Project Management and EPC/EPCM

·  Understanding the engineering aspect of EPC

·  Economic assessment of projects and feasibility studies

·  Decision Making Tree in Deciding Projects

·  Drafting Project Implementation Notes: Strategies

·  Front End Engineering and Design (FEED)

·  Setting up engineering design team

·  Specifications and compliances

·  Strategic Planning

·  Developing procurement strategy, procurement processes

·  Introduction to Operations and supply chain management

·  Contracts management

·  Drafting contracts, Key processes in contracts, key contracts and legal terms

·  Tendering, bidding, negotiation

·  Contract Analysis

·  Vendor selection and qualification

·  Contractors relationship

·  Contractual risk management, Contract Dispute resolution

·  Legal and commercial issues on contract

·  Construction and project management

·  Team building

·  Project risk management

·  Legal issues and challenges

·  Time management

·  Inspection, Quality, HSE

·  Distant Project Management

·  Community Relations

·  Successful & Failed EPC

·  Review


Who Should Attend

. Engineers, technical directors,

· project managers, accountants, contract managers,

· contractors, supervisors, and personnel that would benefit from this course.

Course Duration: 3 Days


Course Fee$2,500                                                               


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