Engineering Procurement and construction
Engineering Procurement and construction or commonly known as EPC, is a unique kind of contract or an arrangement which is being used in some industries in which the respective contractor is made responsible for all the activities from design, procurement, construction, to commissioning and handover of the product or the service provided to the End-User or Owner.
Why is EPC needed?
Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management is widely used in the solar energy industry. From fairly simple techniques to the brain scratching details, all are studied carefully for coordinating tools and equipments. The manufacturing company which offers a full suite of EPC services is often an integral part in getting a project from exploration to operation.
EPC in solar energy
EPC is a special form of contracting agreement for some projects within the manufacturing and exploring resources and energy industries. In an EPC agreement, the client selects a contractor who provides management services for the whole project on behalf of the client. The EPC contractor coordinates all design, development, procurement and construction work and ensures that the whole project is completed as required and in time.
- To know about every tiny detail of the project execution processes
- To acquire a set of rules from which to define and manage an EPC project
- To understand the importance of the main functions and phases
- To understand the issues for more effective results
- Timely and cost effective delivery of projects