Major Plant Shut Downs, Testing and Business Continuity
Project: Major Plant Shut Downs, Testing and Business Continuity.
Role: Project and Delivery Manager.
We have vast experience in managing and coordinating major plant shut downs, cut-overs and testing in critical business environments. This experience mostly includes integrated resort and campus style facilities that incorporate;
Casino and gaming facilities;
Major Data centres and data hubs;
24/7 operational pubic facilities;
Hotel (5 star) and restaurants that require continuity of services;
Major Plant and equipment.
Briefing, engaging and managing consultants and contractors to meet project expectations;
Plant replacement strategies;
Planning and programming of works;
Planning and procurement of standby equipment including spare parts such as circuit breakers, temporary air conditioning units and the like;
Reviews and risk assessments;
Staff engagement presentations and workshops;
Presentations to executive board level for sign-off and endorsement of plans;
Preparation of contingency planning and fall back positioning plans;
Preparation of yearly scheduled maintenance regimes for major plant.
SCADA and PLC Testing and operation. For more detail refer to SCADA/PLC Upgrade Project;
Loadshifting to assist with maintenance;
UPS, loadbank and failover testing;
Preparatory works for future projects, switchboard extensions or circuit breaker installation;
Plant replacement (Pumps, Chiller plant and boilers);
Live plant cut-overs that include chilled water, hot taps, heating hot water and waste systems;
Coordination with power authorities to assist with their major maintenance or upgrade works;
Harmonic testing and monitoring ;
Yearly maintenance and testing regimes including Auto-transfer switches (ATS’s), Ring Main Units (RMU’s) and HV Transformers.
Operating and testing in live environments where there is an expectation of business continuity;
24/7 operational public facilities;
Onsite coordination, engagement and management of contractors and consultants to carry out their works.