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KGS Group Water Resource Services - Hydroelectric

Manufacturing Control

The procurement of hydropower equipment spans the globe. Monitoring manufacturing quality and deliveries is critical to ensuring the equipment will meet be suitable for its intended purpose and will support the project schedules.

Additional challenges related to language, time zone and cultural barriers are frequent and international suppliers may not always understand the expectations of Canadian clients. Having a team with proven manufacturing expertise and international experience becomes a key to success. Whether you are the Owner, Lender, insurance entity or other interested stakeholder, KGS Group staff have the experience to ensure your important equipment purchases receive the monitoring that is appropriate with the project and technical risks involved.

KGS inspectors have developed extensive experience throughout the world and have gained significant experience with Chinese suppliers. KGS can field both Canadian and local Chinese inspectors to meet the criticality and budget needs.

KGS can offer the following services:



Technical and risk evaluation of proposals from foreign suppliers

Translation and review of shop floor manufacturing records and inspection reports

Face to face Quality Plan reviews with suppliers to establish and document expectations of the Buyer

Development of Inspection & Test Plans or review of supplier supplied Plans

Factory inspections with progress evaluations of manufacturing activities

Approving welding procedures and witnessing non destructive testing of castings, forgings and weldments

Development of factory test procedures with suppliers

Participation in factory testing and release to packaging

Inspection and photographic record of packaging and pre-shipment packing lists

Consolidating manufacturing records

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