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Our projects

Our Projects

Combined, we have over 50 years experience, gained on a variety of projects throughout the world. But no two engineering projects are alike.

Sometimes we manage a project from the very start and continue to be involved until the end reports. Other times we are brought in to provide specialist services in specific areas. Each brings different challenges. Each has different outcomes.

We would like to share just a few of these projects here.

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Our Projects

NGN - Design Management Design Co-ordination

Northern Gas Networks

Leeds, England
9 Mar 2012 - Ongoing

QEM Solutions are assisting NGN with Design Co-ordination activities, to ensure successful  project initiation and design management of all current NGN projects.  

Main responsibilities include:

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  • Reviewing designs prior to G17 appraisal.
  • Expediting engineering queries.
  • Providing technical advice to the Project Services Team as required
  • Assisting with the preparation of main works tender documentation concerning engineering content
  • Reviewing and auditing tender returns to ensure their understanding of the work content and provide technical input into any tender queries
  • Attending pre-tender meeting to ensure the main works tenderers understanding of the design requirements of the project
  • Carrying out reviews and audits of conceptual and detail designs to ensure they comply with all current standards and specifications of the Employer.
  • Auditing design and design processes to ensure compliance with current NGN and IGE specifications/standards and all relevant legislation.
  • Attending design meetings as required to ensure design processes are conducted and queries resolved
  • Reporting on design team performance with respect to engineering design and reporting non conformances
  • Assisting the completion of Operational Acceptance requirements prior to commissioning.
  • Reviewing as-built drawings to ensure design requirements have been fully implemented
  • Reviewing design data packages for inclusion in as built data manuals.

QEM hope they will not only be able to drive the success of NGN construction projects over the years to come but to also ingrain best design and engineering practice into the NGN systems with our proven ability of design process management and improvement.

 Services Breakdown

  Design Co-ordination

 Engaged Specialists