meeting the challenges of the alternative energy industry
Cogent Renewables is an energy contractor meeting the challenges of the alternative energy industry by providing collaborative solutions-based execution with a people-first mindset. At Cogent, a senior team of industry veterans provides superior service focused on safety, quality, performance and owner satisfaction to deliver successful project completion. We self-perform all mechanical and electrical scopes utilizing industry-accepted practices to maintain specification compliance along with specialized planning tools and strategies, including Front End planning, In-depth Constructability planning, and LEAN Last planner. Our approach is strategic and provides a seamless transition from one scope to another to ensure schedule efficiency and clear communication across every project.
Cogent procures all equipment internally, from modules, inverters, and racking to piles, wire, and SCADAC systems to ensure best market pricing, superior quality and on-time delivery. Our direct-to-labor turnkey execution gives us direct control of OSHA compliance site conditions, verifying equipment specification, and performing best practices. We provide full project oversight and field quality control with the services we deliver, which include:
- Turnkey mechanical execution
- Turnkey electrical installation
- Site safety planning and compliance
- Equipment procurement
- Project management
- Construction management
Cogent offers transparency while focusing on clients’ needs, solving design challenges, and providing solutions. Front-end planning from the project’s onset provides value engineering, safety mitigation, and quality oversight throughout construction. We implement constructability reviews during engineering to allow all stakeholders to participate in safety, quality, and schedule planning prior to mobilization; this ensures that every aspect of the construction cycle is afforded an in-depth analysis of the project scope. At Cogent, we believe all accidents are preventable and utilize industry-proven employee engagement-based safety systems to exceed our clients’ expectations. All tasks are pre-planned to include safety hazard mitigation, quality specification compliance, and embedded detail scheduling utilizing LEAN techniques.