Downtime is the nemesis of project completion in the construction industry and the cause can often be found in one of the “eight wastes of construction”. The construction industry is responsible for improving the quality of lives with breath-taking accomplishments however in counter-balance, a huge generator of inefficiency and waste.
Traditionally, MEP contractor procurement centres around a fixed-price lump-sum bid. It is often based on MEP designs undertaken by third parties. This is typically achieved through a single or two-stage tender process or a cost plan to negotiated contract - the latter not being as common.
HE Simm, one of the UK’s leading MEP providers, has appointed Kevin Morrissey, as its Engineering Manager – a new national role which will further strengthen the company’s engineering capability across the business.