Vendor/third party inspection & Expediting

Vendor Surveillance, sometimes referred as source inspection, shop inspection or third party inspection, involves inspection activities performed at manufacturer’s works of all types of new build mechanical, electrical, electronic, and instrumentation equipment that are purchased by clients within the Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, Power, Pharmaceutical and Mining Industries.

Main goal is to remove or minimize the risk of faulty materials entering the supply chain
Vendor inspections are surveillance activities carried out at supplier’s premises. This service is particularly relevant in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Power Generation, Pipelines, Marine, Mining, Infrastructure, Transportation & Renewables industries where clients procurement departments may procure a considerable amount of items, with many different manufacturers around the world.

Main benefits:

The main areas of inspection are:

Our Inspectors conduct second and third party inspections (3.2 certification) of mechanical parts, electrical components and commodities, according a clients detailed assignment and applying contractual specifications, codes and international standards. We apply a rigourous vetting process of candidate qualification, selection and monitoring to ensure only the most competent and experienced Inspector suited to the job is selected appointed for the job.

Reports are issued in line with clients requirements following implementation of some or all of the following phases:

Our global network of competent field inspectors all work to a single certified system to provide a continuous high level of vendor inspection services to a multitude of national and international clients.