Chemicals

Lighter materials, improved energy efficiency, new processes, etc. More chemicals innovation than ever!

Innovation is improving chemicals performance and making it more reliable.

agap2 expertise

  • We work on all the phases of a standard industrial project, from the design phase to project completion.

  • Our objective is to improve performance while meeting regulatory requirements that are becoming increasingly severe concerning environmental and health factors.

Areas of expertise

Services

  • Basic Engineering / Detail design work: process, electricity, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, instrumentation, pipe systems
  • R&D studies and modelling: design, CFD, computing
  • Drafting of specifications and data sheets
  • Risk analyses: QRA, risks report, modelling of accident scenarios, impact analyses
  • Technical inspection of materials and equipment

References and technical expertise

  • Technical specialist on the RAPID project FEED, handling technical clarifications for suppliers and customers, and factors relating to the project electrical protection
  • Maboumine project: for the economic assessment for the separation of rare earth: block diagrams, analyses (material, effluents liquids, electricity), pre-sizing of equipment, equipment lists, drafting of study report, process support for costing
  • Industrial safety design: preliminary risk analyses (classification of danger zones), water drawn in the event of a fire, identification and positioning of detectors on plan. Environmental risk analyses, aquatic pollution risk studies
  • Improvement of processes/working conditions for several projects: inerting of a grinder/filter to eliminate the explosion risk, renovation of a treatment network, computing of regulation valve Cv, updating of PID/PFD

Services

  • Project management
  • Cost Control
  • Quotes
  • Scheduling (Macro, Micro, P6 MSP tools, etc.)
  • Contract Management/Management of Claims
  • QHSE management (Certifications MASE, OHSAS, ISO, etc.)

References and technical expertise

  • Project controller supervising costs on various investment projects, quotes for several equipment and works contracts, the planning of certain shutdowns and the monitoring of the economic indices of materials, to obtain consistent and reliable equipment costing
  • Renovation of a chemical plant producing activated carbon, as project manager in general installation and new works. Management of a set of 3 projects of 4 million euros, from the detail studies phase, through selection of suppliers, overall site supervision and the startup of the new units
  • Engineering project leader and process technician for a chemical units new works project for the pharmaceutical industry. Partial supervision of project: drafting of calls for tender, drafting of specifications, monitoring / checking of drawings/PID, definition and ordering of equipment. Conducting of functional analyses / process descriptions during the design phase. Qualification of plant and processes
  • New works project leader for chemical and pharmaceutical projects. Replacement of boiler and water baths, construction of cold room, creation of a pharmaceutical packaging line

Services

  • Purchasing
  • Identification of suppliers and management of calls for tender
  • Management and negotiation of contracts (drafting, specific foreign contractual elements, risks cover, etc.)
  • Technical validation of bids
  • Expediting – Supplier reminders
  • Technical inspection of equipment on the supplier’s site
  • Management of logistics chain / industrial transport

References and technical expertise

  • Expeditor on the IKRA project: management of purchase orders and delivery dates for a broad range of equipment such as packages, piping, valves, etc.
  • Organisation and leading of kick-off meetings the suppliers and engineering concerned
  • Management of payments in accordance with contractual terms, conducting of visits to supplier’s site
  • On the GAMMA 2, PPRT Méthyle (technological risk prevention plan about methyl) and GOLDEN projects: issue of calls for tender (dismantling, transmitter lots, control valves, other valves), control of current calls for tender, contractualisation of the calls for tender (finalising of documents, contractualisation of works and supplies)
  • Purchaser for Works Contracts and Capital Goods for a chemical plant: issue of calls for tender, analysis of bids, compliance with budget and delivery dates, purchasing coordination, commercial negotiation, supervision of purchase orders and suppliers’ invoices

Services

  • Management of works contracts
  • Operation / Supervision / Installation on site
  • Pre-commissioning (drafting and development of methods, preparation of procedures, etc.)
  • Commissioning (Execution, network connections, Development / Management / Administration of related management systems, Drafting of operating manuals, etc.)
  • Testing and validation of equipment
  • Work site QHSE supervision (land audit, corrective actions, inspection cards, etc.)

References and technical expertise

  • Supervisor of the construction/setting up of a vaccine production unit: supervisor of the specification, drafting and setting up of the applicable HSE procedures for the supervision of the work site, site safety coordinator, drafting of general documents, supervisor of site interface activities for the various projects
  • Maintenance coordinator for an emulsion manufacturing workshop: management and scheduling of the various works, preventive and corrective maintenance, development analysis tools to improve production systems
  • Supervision of instrumentation site: replacement of chlorine production electrolyses, migration to ABB systems, removal or disconnection of loops. Conduction of the works (Kick Off Meeting) with the selected contractor. Contribution to the instrumentation works safety plan with selected contractor
  • Coordination of technical shutdowns: drafting of the unique works list, management of co-activities, assignment of tasks and organisation external sites, HSE organisation on site, control of sites and works management, drafting of shutdown reports

Quality policy

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