The TCM NC program developed by Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation will become the base for creation of the unified TCM NC portal, which is going to comprise all latest standard documents required for the purpose of integration of the TCM NC system to Rosatom’s affiliated organizations.
The purpose of this system is to optimize construction projects’ costs as much as practical.
In 2020 «TCM NC program management» design office team has worked out 6 remote training courses within the project named «Education, competence development, and organizational changes». The courses refer to main TCM NC processes, including cost evaluation, deadlines management, budget management, construction resources costs management, and WBS/CBS arrangement.
2020 has become the year of arrangement and implementation of jobs within the industry-specific project (integration of project cost accounting in the State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom) in the engineering division. The project is purposed for organization and methodological support of project cost accounting to be integrated in those companies, which are linked with pilot projects of TCM NC program.
At the Seminar, the TCM NC Program team presented reports on the major processes of the TCM NC System – construction resource price monitoring, cost estimate, budgeting and project cost accounting. Seminar participants also discussed the System methodology, IT tools, training needs and necessary organizational changes. The main result of the TCM NC Day was a plan-schedule for the class 3 cost estimate of the MBIR project developed by the participants.
On January 30, TCM NC Day took place in the Engineering Division of the Rosatom State Corporation. During the event, employees involved in the total cost management of projects under construction (TCM NC) were able not only to brush up on the program aspects, discuss best practices and problems that followed the implementation, but also to participate in the development of detailed plans for the practical application of the System in construction projects in 2020.
A TCM NC meeting session for heads of nuclear facilities constructions took place in Nizhny Novgorod on 24 January.
Rusatom Energy International's top managers and TCM NC's executive team held a meeting on December 24, 2019. Representatives of RAOS Project Oy, JSC Akkuyu Nuclear, JSC ASE EC, JSC CONCERN TITAN-2/JV joined the meeting via videoconference.
The Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) took the special prize at the XXIII All-Russian Competition for the best construction organization, carried out under the Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, together with the Russian Union of Builders (RUB) and the construction and construction supplies Trade-union. Annually, about 300 organizations representing more than 70 subjects of the Russian Federation take part in the competition.
The Finals of the Annual Skills Competition «The Best in the Nuclear Capital Construction Industry-2019» was held in Krasnodar.
The experts of Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) participated in the kick-off meeting on the implementation of a Roadmap for cooperation between Rosatom State Corporation and the Ministry of Construction of the Russian Federation in the development of legislative proposals in the construction industry.
The experts of Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) took part in the Rosatom Expert Group panel on the development of the concept for the Digital Management Platform for Capital Investments (DMP CI).
Representatives of Rosatom State Corporation and Korean company KEPCO Engineering & Construction exchanged experience in the field of cost engineering, software management for investment and construction projects, as well as discussed perspective directions of cooperation.
View or download «Nuclear Industry Construction» magazine, issue 1 (10), March-June 2019.
The industry enterprises started to form teams for participation in the Finals of the VII Skills Competition «The Best in the Nuclear Capital Construction Industry-2019». This year the Finals of the Competition will be held on August 7-8 in Krasnodar, at the site of the exhibition complex «Expograd Yug».
An extended seminar-workshop on the implementation of the total cost and time management of nuclear facilities took place at Kursk NPP-2 construction site. The event was organized by the Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) and TCM NC design office.
The TCM NC team presented the results of the development and implementation of an innovative system for total cost and time management of nuclear facilities construction at the traditional meeting of the XVIII PM Conference.
As one of the largest employers of the country, Rosatom is actively involved in the development of the national qualification system, in particular, the development of professional standards and conducting the independent assessment of the qualification of employees.
The implementation of an innovative system for managing time and cost of construction TCM NC (Total Cost Management Nuclear Construction) has begun at Rosatom's enterprises. The system is a part of the industry standard in cost engineering and included in the nuclear industry construction complex digitalization program.
Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) held an extended session «Development of digital transformation in the construction complex of the nuclear industry».
The VII Skills Competition «The Best in the Nuclear Capital Construction Industry-2019» has started in Rosatom. Every year the event becomes the focal point for the best representatives of service and engineering trades of the nuclear construction complex, a true holiday of labour, the platform for communication, training and exchange of experience.
Experts of the Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) took part in the panel discussion titled «Basis for the nuclear industry costing: approaches to the assessment and analysis of nuclear energy programs» As part of the business program of the International Forum ATOMEXPO-2019.
View «Nuclear Construction Magazine», Issue 4, November-February 2018-2019
The VIII annual industry conference «Technical customer of the nuclear industry» was held in Sochi. The event was attended by Heads of Rosatom State Corporation, industry enterprises, representatives of technical customer services and industry design organizations, as well as independent experts and representatives of the community of professionals. The conference was traditionally organized by Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS).
The delegation of Rosatom State Corporation took part in a joint seminar with representatives of the Bulgarian nuclear industry organizations and nuclear energy independent international experts. The main topic for discussion was the possibility of practical application of Rosatom system – Total Cost Management Nuclear Construction (TCM NC) – at infrastructure projects of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Rosatom has launched the industry-wide Advance Training Program for managers of nuclear facility construction projects in the Russian Federation and abroad. It will allow building up new competences, implement best world practices of construction project management on sites and train necessary candidates pool for implementation of the world’s largest portfolio of NPP construction projects. Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) supervises this program.
M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University (Lomonosov MSU) held a meeting between the delegation of Rosatom, including experts of Rosatom Centre of Expertise for Major Construction Projects (OCKS) and Alexander Auzan, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Economics, Member of the Presidential Economic Council, President of National Project Institute «Social Contract».
On January 29, 2019, a strategic planning session called «Industry specific strategies and services export development plans» took place, in order to form a new set of proposals aimed at supporting the development of non-commodity exports.
A Total Cost Management Nuclear Construction Information System for NPP construction (TCM NC IS) started its work at the Rosatom enterprises. The system is a part of the industry standard TCM NC (Total Cost Management Nuclear Construction) and included in the nuclear industry construction complex digitalization program.
The II annual Conference of nuclear construction industry representatives was held in Sochi on December 13-15. The event gathered together more than 300 people, State Corporation Rosatom top-managers, the nuclear industry construction and mounting contractors.
View «Nuclear Construction Magazine», Issue 3, July-October 2018
State Corporation Rosatom, Rosatom centre of expertise for major construction projects (OCKS) became the winner of the Annual professional project management contest 'Project Olympus 2018' in the nomination «Competent project management office» (one of central nominations).
The second issue of TCM NC Digest has been published..
TCM NC project office experts joined in the design project on the formation of the strategic matrix and the value chain analysis for NPP construction at the Conference on value management of Rosatom strategic products, which took place in Suzdal on September 27-28.
TCM NC project office experts held a round table in the framework of the XI Forum «Cooperation for the Arctic Sustainable Development» to discuss the challenges when implementing capital construction projects in the Arctic Region.
International Seminar on Pricing and Cost Estimate in the Construction, run by «Stroysoft» company under the auspices of OCKS Rosatom and the Association of Organizations of the Construction Complex of the Nuclear Industry Construction Complex Organizations (ACCNI) gathered together about 200 experts.
On August 23, 2018 The OCKS of ROSATOM participated in the international forum «Security Week Russia – 2018» which took place along with the International military and technical forum «ARMIY-2018» in the Patriot Expocenter in Kubinka.
The OCKS representatives took part in ROSATOM Youth Congress, conducted on August 26-29, 2018 in St. Petersburg.
For the first time, in the framework of the Capital Construction Skills Competition, held in Rostov-on-Don on August 15-16, 2018, «Best nuclear facilities construction project management team» nomination category was introduced.
TCM NC has been shortlisted for the Global Award for Project Controls Innovation 2018 in the category «Innovations in Project Management 2018». The representative of the TCM NC program is invited to London, where the awards ceremony will take place on November 13.
On July 19, a Public Workshop on Project Management Organizational Structure and a Place for Project Controls Group was held at the TCM NC Program site in cooperation with the AACE Russian Section.
Rosatom centre of expertise for major construction projects (OCKS) of ROSATOM experts have participated in the international conference «INDEX 2018 Nucler Digital Experience» which took place on June 25-26 in Paris (France).