A technical audit can assure you, before you commit with a P.O., that your potential vendor is able to perform the service as advertised. Aspects such as technical knowledge, expertise, and capability are reviewed, along with experience, human resources, equipment, and tooling. It is of great importance to avoid surprises during the manufacturing, repair, and/or coating process that might impact delivery time or other requirements. Vendor Verification has proven to be an indispensable service to customers seeking to reduce the cost of replacements, repair and/or coating of turbine components.
- Review company Q&A manual, procedures, work instructions and specifications.
- Experience and qualification of inspectors, welders, etc.
- Reference list of specific components of interest to the IGT