Houston Controls

Instrument • Electrical • Analytical Specialists

Services: Planning


Houston Controls offers experienced Field planners. Typical duties performed by Houston Controls' planners:

  • Integrate fully with the Client’s planning staff
  • View jobs and develop work scope and execution strategy
  • Assess previously proposed work scopes and recommend effective execution strategies
  • Order material and document tasks required for execution
  • Prepare comprehensive execution packages
  • Estimate cost and duration and integrate the information with the scheduling function
  • Maintain accurate records of field changes and interact with the Client’s personnel to insure changes are captured in the client’s system
  • Drive the execution process by close coordination with the field supervisors
  • Respond rapidly to changes in scope or exceptions found in the execution phase
  • Coordinate information and reports required by the Client’s personnel

Sample Planning Documents

  • Detailed critical path plan for logic revalidation of complicated three processing unit outage
  • Detailed man-loading schedule of complicated three processing unit outage
  • Plan with supporting crafts for Multiple skin thermocouple replacement in Crude heater
  • Worklist specific to IEA craft for Crude unit TA, tabular style for ease of field use
  • Screenshot of database system used for TA planning
  • Plan for replacement of Bently probes in compressor
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