Complete projects on time, on budget and on target
As construction projects expand in both scale and complexity, number of stakeholders like EPCs, contractors and subcontractors get inevitably involved. This increases the likelihood of operational challenges caused due to lack of clarity in technical specifications, specific client requirements, regulatory requirements or coordination among various stakeholders to name a few. Concerns on reliable and safe construction also need to be addressed. Any lapse in this highly complex operational environment can lead to cost overruns, project delays and reputational damages.
Project management encompasses every stage right from feasibility and planning to execution and completion. It helps you get an understanding and definition of objectives, followed by the implementation of a strategy to achieve them. It enables you to direct and coordinate resources to ensure that the project goals are met. Project management and construction also involves expert supervision to ensure that clients get the technical quality they expect. Engaging an effective project management solution is critical to ensure that deliverables are completed in a timely and cost-effective manner.
TÜV SÜD’s project management experts help you to achieve project completion on time and within budget, with desired quality through seamless coordinationwith various stakeholders. We possess a multidisciplinary pool of experts with knowledge and experience in design, engineering and construction processes, all of which are critical for an effective project management. We help you to minimise the risks associated with your project and provide timely information and project deviations due to changes in specifications and enable you to achieve cost optimization. This enables you to take corrective measures in case of any deviations identified in course of implementation, thus, saving on costs and adhering to timelines. As an independent third party, we provide an impartial analysis that helps in assessment for disputes and contractor claims.
Our project management and construction supervision offerings are divided in pre-construction and construction phase.
Design review – In order to maximize the functionality of projects in terms of cost and design criteria, we evaluate the design according to the expectations and requirements of our clients.
Cost and time management & scheduling – Our experts provide a method to improve cost certainty and control the time spent on activities at each stage of the project to ensure timely completion without cost overrun.
Tender and contract management – We represent our clients in managing the tender phase of projects through the development of a tender programme and preparation of tender documents. We evaluate all proposals based on pre-qualification systems, as well as technical and cost evaluations before selecting a contractor.
Risk management – We help to define, evaluate and mitigate risk factors that may affect project objectives to ensure the best outcome.
Construction management – We supervise and coordinate with all contractors in terms of time, budget management, whereas ensuring quality and safety to ensure that the construction proceeds safely and conforms to plans and specifications.
Project monitoring – TÜV SÜD monitors all stages of the project cycle. Our experts systematically collect and analyse information to identify and measure changes over a period of time. We also regularly provide progress report of the project in terms of time, cost, resources, quality and safety having transparency throughout the cycle.
Procurement and contract administration – We ensure that materials are procured at the right time, in perfect condition and at reasonable rates. Our experts also manage negotiations and contract procedures with contractors to minimise all risks involved in the construction phase.
Quality assurance and control – TÜV SÜD experts are deployed at the site to supervise contractors’ work to ensure that all activities in the project conform with technical specifications and client requirements to achieve desired quality. We also carry out Non-destructive and Destructive evaluation of the and of critical material to ensure the quality of job.
Non-destructive Testing (NDT) services – TÜV SÜD has a comprehensive NDT set up with highly skilled experts and on-site inspectors trained to perform testing in accordance with all international standards. Our NDT services enable you to maintain highest standards of quality throughout the life-cycle. We perform thickness measurement test, visual testing, surface/sub-surface flaw detection, hardness testing, welding Inspection, etc.
HSE services – We apply our in-depth knowledge of industry regulations, we supervise health, safety and environmental conditions of the project site.
Training and personnel certification – We provide customised conventional and digital training aiming to minimize risk of accidents, rejection and time. We also aim to enhance skills of operators by providing certification like welding, NDT level II, HSE, etc.
Dispute resolution and claims analysis – In case of any disputes, we support our clients by presenting or analysing each case with diligence and professionalism, providing a robust and comprehensive rationale.
Hand-over – We inspect the project and ensure that it complies with design and system requirements. Our experts also ensure that the facility is functioning properly based on the final acceptance test.
TÜV SÜD’s reputation as an independent third-party technical service provider ensures reliability and certainty when planning and managing projects. We offer a wide range of services to address and resolve many complex challenges, from design review and construction through to final inspection, commissioning, refurbishment or dismantling support.
TÜV SÜD supports you with extensive experience accumulated from international public, private and joint sector projects, coupled with an in-depth familiarity with all relevant local directives and standards. This helps to ensure transparent and successful execution and implementation of your construction projects. Considered authorities in the field, our experts proactively participate in the preparation of national and international directives and standards governing safety of buildings and engineering structures. We can provide you with insights and best-in-class advice to manage your risks and liabilities.