Pharma Bio – New Manufacturing Facility

Scope:  New pharmaceutical manufacturing facility designed to produce drugs for various diseases like Alzheimer’s disease.

Budget:  $1.55 B

Schedule:  2015 – 2017

 

Highlights: As the Owner’s Agent,  Implemented an EV-based project management and project controls plan that helped monitoring the engineering effort throughout the detailed design Phase. Engineering was performed on 3 continents in 5 countries.  Issued weekly analysis and identified many time and cost saving opportunities for the projct.

Mitigations/Successes:  By participating I  the daily planning and coordination activates of all the engineering disciplines became an integral part of the deign team. Saved several months off of the schedule and avoided over potential change orders by addressing issues early.

Increased reporting cycle from Monthly to Weekly allowing the Owner and avoided major delay resulting from specialty equipment fabricator.