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Wales & West Utilities, formerly part of National Grid Transco, is a regulated gas distribution business with pipelines across Wales and southwest England. Its primary role, undertaken on behalf of gas shippers, is to transport gas safely and efficiently to the gas meters of homes and businesses. Recognized as a leader in safety performance, Wales and West was chosen as Gas Industry Network Operator of the Year in 2008 and received the Customer Service Award in 2009.

To primarily support the main capital-build construction contracts put in place to 2013, but also non-capital areas of the business WWU required professional services support.
Long O Donnell Associates have been appointment onto the Wales and West Utilities General Project Services framework, to support Wales and West until 2013. We are currently providing project cost estimating, programming, tender evaluation, project engineering and construction management on HN035 pipeline.

Long O Donnell Associates Limited is providing and delivering Project Management, Quantity Surveying Services, Risk Management, Planning & Programming, Inspection Services and CDM Coordination Services for Wales and West Utilities for a project portfolio worth in the order of £70 million per annum on projects including:

  • Project cost estimating, programming, preparation of scope of works and tender enquiry, tender evaluation, contractual negotiation, technical safety and environmental issues.

  • Project engineering and construction management of high pressure gas pipelines and above ground installations.

  • Control and management of an operational workforce and contractors, including development, implementation and control of non-routine operations on live high pressure gas connections.

Client

Wales and West Utilities

Project Value

£70M per annum

Project Duration

5 years

Services Provided

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Wales & West Utilities, formerly part of National Grid Transco, is a regulated gas distribution business with pipelines across Wales and southwest England. Its primary role, undertaken on behalf of…