The Professional Solution
We have performed extensive work in all the South African refineries and have recently become involved in studies, projects and visits to several refineries in the rest of Sub-Saharan Africa. Although we have not visited every refinery in the region, there are many common features in those we have seen which have interesting consequences.Read More >
Value engineering is the structured application of proven techniques at various design phases with the primary aim of cost avoidance, without sacrificing scope and quality. The principle involves evaluating the function of the process and/or equipment and focusing on poor value items/functions. This approach requires extensive team interaction and creativity.Read More >
AVEC's commitment to supporting our client's business objectives means that we always try to respond appropriately to requests for our services or assistance. We are not encumbered by the mindset of 'doing what we have always done, because that seemed to work in the past'.
We are committed to quality. All our work is performed to the high standards of auditability and accountability required.
We offer a range of services from feasibility studies, through the various engineering phases, to construction and commissioning support. In addition, we can provide consulting services such as plant or project audits, troubleshooting, value engineering facilitation and participation.
We have many contract types from lump sum professional services through to cost-plus reimbursable projects.
We believe in risk and reward contracting with incentives and would be pleased to discuss bonus/penalty scenarios on any potential contracts.