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Frequently asked questions
WHAT IS COST ENGINEERING?
Cost engineering encompasses the control of expenses for your project or maintenance tasks, and we can provide support from project commencement to its conclusion.
What is PRIQS?
Project Registration Information and Quality System, or simply PRIQS, is a software package designed to manage accurate quality information in the realm of Quality Control/Quality Assurance. When using PRIQS, the right information is always readily available for the execution, planning, and inspection departments. PRIQS actively indicates which information and/or inspections are still missing.
PRIQS is utilized within Tresviri for various projects.
What is the Trésviri Maintenance Tool (TMT)?
The Trésviri Maintenance Tool automates inspection and preventive maintenance scheduling, records inspection results, plans and executes corrective maintenance, and assists in transitioning to predictive maintenance. The system is highly customizable and yields maximum asset uptime with minimal maintenance and repair costs. Special modules are available for the green gas and dredging industries.
WHAT IS PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT?
Your procurement department holds substantial sway over costs, with the potential to either incur or generate expenses. All purchases within your organization should be transparent to best align with organizational goals. Therefore, it’s advisable to periodically review your procurement processes. Tresviri has developed the Procurement Scan to offer you a swift evaluation of your procurement department’s efficiency.
WHY IS PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE SIGNIFICANT?
Procurement management aims to secure your products or materials at the most cost-effective rates. If you haven’t automated this process yet, you’ll find yourself grappling with a time-consuming task on every occasion. A dedicated procurement management software package delivers a range of benefits:
- Streamlined, one-click procurement.
- Timely and punctual purchasing.
- Data-driven decision-making rather than relying on intuition.
- A clear overview of what, when, and how much to procure.
- Alleviating the workload pressure.
- Insights into demand forecasts You prevent an excessive surplus of inventory.
A dependable software package enhances your ability to effectively manage your procurement process and its associated expenses.
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COST CONTROL AND COST MANAGEMENT?
These two terms are frequently used interchangeably. Put simply, cost control involves overseeing the budgeted and actual costs, whereas cost management extends beyond that. It encompasses all activities related to a project, including planning, budgeting, financial aspects, and project control.
In summary, it can be said that cost control is closely intertwined with effective cost management.
What is project control?
Project control is the process of acquiring and overseeing a project to gain a comprehensive understanding. It is often referred to as project management, which involves assessing performance in comparison to the original project plan. Throughout, it involves the continuous management of a project from inception to conclusion.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF PROJECT CONTROL?
Given that numerous factors can affect a specific project, it can be challenging to strictly adhere to your initial project plan. The benefits of effective project control include:
- Keeping overall project costs in check through informed decision-making (establishing KPIs is crucial).
- Improving cost and deadline predictability.
- Gaining deeper insights into the financial health of your project across all phases.
- Preventing delays in achieving results.
- Increasing profit margins.
- Strengthening your commitment to delivering results.
- Boosting employee satisfaction.
- Attaining a competitive edge over project teams that do not implement these practices.
WHAT DOES CLAIM MANAGEMENT ENTAIL?
Claim management, also referred to as claims management in Dutch, encompasses all the actions undertaken by Tresviri when you’ve experienced damage. This includes:
- Receiving and recording the damage report.
- Evaluating your insurance coverage.
- Gathering all the necessary documentation for your claim.
- Establishing liability, especially when multiple parties are involved.
- Assessing the extent of the damage and potentially appointing a claims expert.
- Coordinating the repair of the damage.
- Providing a comprehensive report on the damage.
- Conducting fraud checks on insurance claims.
IS IT POSSIBLE TO JOIN THE TRESVIRI TEAM?
Our company currently has open positions for a variety of roles in the field of cost engineering. We are actively seeking candidates for positions including cost engineers, work planners, procurement specialists, and project controllers. If you’re interested in any of these roles, we encourage you to engage in a networking conversation to explore the alignment between your skills and our needs.