Document Control Tip: Procedures and Structure

Based on research we’ve done with suppliers of process equipment and the EPCs they serve, here are two things suppliers can do to improve their document control work. Procedures Establish more rigorous internal document control procedures. If you have no...

Document Control Tip: Cover Sheets

Let DocBoss append the cover sheets to every document, on every submission. By uploading your customers cover sheet template to the DocBoss system, you relinquish all of the manual work of completing the cover sheets to the system. DocBoss builds the cover sheets and...

Do you manufacture or sell pumps?

The typical pump order generally has fewer overall tags than instrumentation/valve orders, but the documentation required per tag increases significantly. Engineering and Quality Departments are heavily involved in the process, and expediting documents (from...

Document Control Tip: Documentation Costs

Suppliers often roll the costs for document control into the overall project cost. While this is suitable for large custom equipment – the costs for document control quickly become unsupportable for high volume, smaller equipment. The DocBoss quote module allows users...

Do you manufacture or sell compressors?

The scope of the compressor projects often extend into multi year execution. Multiple services, trains, and pairs make these projects large scale. While documentation for major sub-vendor components will generally require approval by the customer, the collection and...