How We Do It

NuGen Automation has developed a multi-gate service cycle that offers comprehensive project planning and implementation capabilities in the SCADA industry. We call it the “NuGen Total Solution”.

Our methodology is comprised of five gateways, each containing a set of tasks that, when completed, produces a deliverable. Deliverables are sequentially achieved, culminating in the successful realization of the project goal.

Gate 1: Requirements Analysis

– Priorities Review

– Data Collection and Review

– Technology Requirements

– SCADA Requirements

– Business Requirements

– Regulation Requirements

– Identify Specific Components Requirements

– Data Collection and Review

– Options and Solutions

Gate 2: Design

– Hardware Specification/Estimates

– Time and Cost Specification/Estimates

– System/Network/Application Architecture Design

– Define Specific Components Process and Execution Plan

– Technical, SCADA, Business, and Regulatory Needs (Based on Industry Standards and NuGen Automation Best Practices)

Gate 3: Execution

– Project Expectations, Outline, and Creation

– Risk Assessment

– Assigning of Resources

– Departmental and Business Unit Coordination

– Vendor Coordination and Management

– Direct or Active Participation on Project Development

– Direct or Active Participation on Project Implementation

– Data Migration

Gate 4: Verification

– Validation Protocol

– Prospective/Retrospective Validation

– Direct or Active Participation on Project Testing

– Perform Factory (FAT) and Site (SAT) Acceptance Testing

– Audit and Verify Custom Codes

– Audit and Verify Hardware, Software, and Communications

– Review/Monitor System and Network Performance

Gate 5: Maintenance

– Documentations

– Hands-on Product/User Training and Coaching

– HMI Displays Support

– System/Network/ Application Support

– Managed Services Support