Workface Planning

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Workface Planning

Workface planning is the foundation of our overall project management strategy. Better preparation in advance enables more effective use of resources to ensure your reserves can sustain the project, should any issues arise. Let our team of specialists help you establish a strong foundation for your project.

Start with Success

Workface planning is the proactive approach that focuses on getting the right things—funds, materials, tools, resources, or information—to the right people at the right time. Through our exhaustive planning and project scoping, PGC has helped many clients save money and improve productivity on large-scale construction projects. Our team has been at the forefront of this progressive industry practice. We collaborate across teams and divisions to communicate progress, control costs, and ensure multiple projects operate efficiently while maintaining absolute visibility with our clients.

Key Value

Turning Construction Work Packages into Field Installation Work Packages for optimal project success. Our primary goal with workface planning is to prepare onsite teams to avoid cost overruns from inefficiencies that occur due to errors in front-end planning, procurement, design, organization, construction, and maintenance.

  • Risk assessments
  • Resources allocation assessments
  • Conversion of Construction Work Packages (CWP) to Installation Work Packages (IWP) 
  • Development and improvement of IWP templates
  • Preparation of project IWP
  • Reviews and monitoring of IWP creation
  • Ongoing assessment and advisement of stakeholders
  • IWP execution coordination
  • Conduct IWP close-outs

Renewable Energy

Establishing environmentally sound practices that support both safety and performance


Delivering valuable support and sophisticated solutions for thermal energy project sites

Oil Sands

Progressive management and planning solutions for oil sands project sites

Power Generation

Reducing carbon footprint and overhead costs for power generation projects

Natural Gas

Decades of established experience delivering quality projects that match the rigorous demands of the natural gas industry


Timely industry insights on markets trends for an always-evolving resource sector

Pulp + Paper

Top-quality services and dedicated support for pulp and paper manufacturing sites


Technical and management support for hydrogen energy projects

First-of-Kind Projects

Future-forward solutions and first-of-kind concept projects that challenge the status quo

Our Service

  • Improve project alignment 
  • Improve safety performance
  • Improve scheduling and costs
  • Proactive site supervision
  • Improve productivity
  • Reduce unnecessary paperwork

Recent Projects

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Our company also works directly with industry partners such as the Alberta Apprenticeship Board to provide a solid foundation for new tradesmen looking to enter the industry through continuous learning and onsite training.