Estimated average percent project cast overrun, by region South America 64 North America 51 Australia 40 South Africa 30 The key to controlling project cost overruns, suggests a recent report, may require management to improve investment decisions by applying project rationalization, higher capital efficiency, data analytics and project delivery quality assurance
. (Source for all data: Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd.) Note: Table made from bar graph.
George Rodrigues, PhD, is Senior Scientific Manager at ARTEL, a leading innovator in liquid delivery quality assurance
. He can be contacted at Tel.
George Rodrigues, Ph.D., is Senior Scientific Manager at ARTEL, a leading innovator in liquid delivery quality assurance
. Rodrigues is responsible for developing and delivering communications and consulting programs designed to maximize laboratory quality and productivity through science-based management of liquid delivery.
Part of the LDQA (liquid delivery quality assurance
) suite of services, liquid handler performance verification supplies labs with a third-party, documented assessment of the accuracy and precision of their equipment.
The Perspectives on Instrumentation article series that appeared in Pharmaceutical Processing throughout 2006 sought to address liquid delivery quality assurance
, one of the most critical components of laboratory quality control programs.
This article is part of a series titled "Liquid Delivery Instrumentation Insight," in which the authors will examine common risks in the pharmaceutical laboratory and attempt to overturn old misconceptions about liquid delivery quality assurance