Banda Group International, LLC

Safety Support for Construction of Large Thermal Energy Plants

LOCATION: CALIFORNIA, INTERNATIONALLY IRELAND AND KUWAIT

CLIENT: GENERAL ELECTRIC

BGI provided environmental, safety, and health (ES&H) program management for the construction and commissioning of one of the largest thermal energy plants in the United States.

BGI was involved in creating communication processes to coordinate and collaborate with all program participants and stakeholders. The program management leader demonstrated understanding and adherence to regulations related to Department of Energy (DOE), federal, state and local authorities, as well as coordinating with the project management team on a daily basis to review operational commitments.

Additionally, BGI handled aspects related to:

  • Project safety management
  • Lock-Out/Tag-Out Coordination
  • Owner-controlled insurance
  • Security personnel management
  • Management of construction safety staff
  • Safety auditing
  • Incident investigation
  • Emergency preparedness
  • New contractor orientation training
  • Drug/alcohol program

The initial program management support was provided in Romoland, CA.  Eventually, BGI was able to facilitate similar support services abroad in projects located in Ireland and Kuwait.