Killick Group provides a vertically integrated solution to our clients. We have the ability to follow the process from the beginning of sourcing materials and vendors to the delivery of equipment to the site. Our philosophy is simple: Success is only achieved when the equipment arrives on-site as per specifications. We want to be proud of every end product. This is our motivation to ensure that our people work a little harder to be proactive.
Third-Party Inspection and Expediting Services
Killick Group offers procurement support services at manufacturing facilities around the world. We want to ensure that they meet national and international standards and that their clients’ specific requirements are met in all aspects of goods procured. We have in place defined systems to coordinate and manage third-party inspection and expediting activities in a manner that is cost-effective and value-adding to our clients.
By providing technical inspection and consulting services for a range of industries worldwide (oil and gas, mining, power generation, etc.), we have developed extensive knowledge on many international suppliers and the level of expertise that they can bring to any project.
Through this industry knowledge, experience, and technical expertise, Killick Group helps minimize the occurrence of defective or out-of-specification products, thus bringing significant value to our customers’ procurement and quality groups.
SQS Coordinators Senior and Intermediate Coordination Specialists
Killick Group employs both Senior and Intermediate SQS Coordinators who review inspector CVs and certifications, coordinate inspectors, review reports, and give overall support to our field representatives. Our coordinators have undergone technical training to ensure that each of them has the business and technical background to better assist the needs of our clients.
Killick Group is able to provide in-house senior quality specialists who can assist with the implementation associated with large-scale complex projects. Our senior specialists can support project managers and client management in the execution and administration of all aspects of project deliverables. On the other hand, our coordination specialists have direct experience in managing quality programs.
Our personnel has the ability to assume responsibility and to communicate effectively with all aspects of the project team in an efficient and professional manner. We will assist in seeing project success while maintaining our focus on the customer and looking after the fine details associated with our clients’ interests and investments.
The key services that we can provide:
Supply Chain Specialists
Killick Group is staffed with both office and field supply chain personnel, including supply chain managers, senior buyers, and senior expeditors. Our supply chain professionals are detailed-oriented with the skills to prioritize, plan, and organize. In addition, they possess excellent communication skills, can effectively manage relationships, and work in teams. They are effective problem-solvers as well.
Some key aspects of our personnel:
Project Management Services
With more than 100 years of combined industry experience, the Killick Group management has the capability to undertake a variety of project responsibilities. By leveraging our industry experience, clients are able to utilize our team members to their fullest potential. With a strong focus on quality and safety, our company ensures that projects are managed in a safe and efficient manner while striving to increase the economic netback to our clients.
Some of the areas where Killick Group adds value:
Killick Group can assist companies in evaluating a prospective vendor/supplier to determine whether they are capable enough to handle the award, purchase order, or contract. To help our client make this decision, our team performs what is called a Pre-Award Vendor Audit. This audit is made in sufficient depth to makes sure that the proposed award winner has the ability to meet the requirements of the purchase order.
Activities that are performed during the Pre-Award Vendor Audits are as follows:
Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE) Support Services
Killick Group is composed of Senior NDE Specialists who are knowledgeable of international standards. They can review, witness, and verify NDE procedure qualifications and processes, including:
The above service scope can be provided on a short and long-term basis for all projects, including offshore oil and gas, refineries, power plants, utilities, and more.