Project Support

NSEC has the capability to provide a full range of Project Support services including:

System Design Basis/Requirements Specifications

NSEC can develop system design basis and functional requirements specifications documenting conformance with operational, licensing, and regulatory requirements. These specifications will typically address the following:

  • Data acquisition
  • Control functions
  • Data display functions
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) requirements
  • Reporting functions
  • Data archiving
  • System testing
  • System availability

System Procurement & Project Support

NSEC can assist our Clients with the procurement of plant systems. NSEC has extensive experience with the following tasks:

  • Development of Bid Specifications
  • Evaluation of Bidder’s Proposals
  • Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) and Evaluations
  • System Performance/Compliance Evaluations
  • Vendor Performance Tracking
  • Site Acceptance Tests (SAT) and System Acceptance
  • Project Scheduling

Verification and Validation Program

NSEC can perform independent Verification and Validation (V&V) and system conformance evaluations to ensure system compliance with regulatory and procurement requirements in accordance with IEEE 1012-1998, NISTIR 4909, and NSAC 39.