SOFREN quickly observed that on all major projects, certain key aspects were unavoidable. The emergence of EPC projects (P for Procurement) demonstrates the extent to which purchasing has become one of the challenges in turnkey engineering projects.
Very soon after the company was set up, we formed a purchasing competence centre, which covers:
With proven experience in engineering and its ability to recruit, Sofren understands that by surrounding itself with experienced buyers and project engineers and by selecting the design engineers most able to meet commercial requirements, the Group then has the expertise suitable for its customers’ turnkey .projects. Combined with appropriate specialist training, this approach has for some years enabled Sofren to offer specialist procurement services to its customers in all sectors.
With now proven experience, SOFREN helps its customers to improve their procurement practices in order to become increasingly efficient in project risk management (process efficiency, cost reductions, improved performance, and team accountability).