Process Plant (acetic acid, CO & VAM)

Expert advisor – visiting the site in 2009/2010 and reviewing the Primavera critical path schedules to assess their reliability. Advising the on-site planning department on project controls techniques. Successfully assisted the MEIP sub-contractor to negotiate acceleration payments in 2010.  5,000 workers on site.

UAE

Aluminium Smelter

Following force majeure events, the aluminium production facility suffered a total ‘freeze’ of all operating liquid aluminium pots.

Australia

Desalination Plant

Seven independent delay events were claimed to have impacted the critical path during the project to increase the desalination facilities’ annual output from 50 to 100 billion litres annually.

UK

Tunnel Drive Project

A tunnel drive of several kilometres with associated shafts and bore pits encountered unexpected physical conditions.

Latin America

FPSO

Two FPSO’s were constructed at yards in Central America and fitted out in ports in Latin America.