Commercial Engineering

Commercial Engineering is a unique and different way of thinking. Developed and perfected by Aqua Consultants it delivers affordable, outcome based asset strategy and design that avoids unnecessary investment, increases the value derived from asset creation and reduces the total cost of asset ownership.

Commercial Engineering helps our clients get it right first time and reduce the total cost of asset ownership by 20% on average.

Reduce Costs

Focussing on outcomes and promotable business cases, Commercial Engineering  embeds business value challenge throughout the asset preparation phase, continuously optimising the solution and reducing downstream delays and cost “shocks”. Through a combination of a multi-disciplinary team of industry experts and innovative software solutions, Commercial Engineering  helps our clients get it right first time and reduce the total cost of asset ownership by 20% on average.

Commercial Engineering comprises of four key services that are targeted at ensuring our clients get it right first time. We ensure that our clients have a robust asset management strategy and translate this into affordable, effective conceptual and feasibility designs which are assessed on Totex basis using our bespoke cost modelling tools. We also provide a targeted challenge of project need, scope and cost where our clients have specific challenges such as affordability.

Commercial Engineering  is a holistic solution to your asset strategy and design needs, comprised of the following aspects…

Strategic Asset Management

We provide advanced asset management tools and analysis to inform affordable, outcome based asset strategies for all elements of the water asset cycle. Our asset management specialists can fully develop asset management systems and optimise existing systems. 

Conceptual and Feasibility Design

We provide commercially-focussed conceptual and feasibility design solutions that meet and beat business case criteria, with tools that enable fast and agile design iterations to optioneer, compare and optimise solutions.

Total Cost Modelling & Estimation

We have invested in technology solutions that fully integrate and semi automate complex engineering and estimating functions to allow fast, accurate and detailed modelling of total expenditure across a broad range of assets and components. We have also invested in our own industry-specific cost databases to support cost estimation.

Need, Scope & Cost Challenge

We optimise asset strategies and solutions by challenging the fundamentals – those being the stated need, scope and associated total costs – using a combination of a multi-disciplinary team of industry experts and innovative software solutions.

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Case Studies

Our Capability, experience and knowledge is demonstrated in our case studies as is the successful deliver we achieve at all times.

To find out more about Aqua Consultants please call us on +44 (0)1274 661444