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How much should I pay for Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services?
What is the average price of Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services?
This procurement report includes pricing information to help you purchase Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services. Our analysts provide a benchmark price and a price range based on key pricing factors to help you understand what you should be paying for this specific product or service. To see the average price for this and hundreds of other products and services, subscribe to ProcurementIQ.
Has the price of Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services been rising or falling?
Analysts look at market data from the previous three years to determine an overall price trend. You can use the recent price trends to help you understand price volatility and plan your budget.
I’m not ready to purchase Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services yet. Will I pay more if I wait too long?
We forecast the next three years of price movements by looking at factors likely to affect the market's supply chain, such as inputs, demand and competition. You can then use the price forecast to figure out the best time to purchase.
What other costs are associated with purchasing Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services?
Our analysts calculate the total cost of ownership and assign a level of low, moderate or high, depending on things like customization, integration and installation. Use this information to budget for Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services with a reduced risk of unexpected costs.
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Find the vendor to meet your needs
Where can I purchase Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services?
The market for oil and gas refinery maintenance services is moderately concentrated, with the top four vendors accounting for about 45.0% of sales. ProcurementIQ estimates that there are 124 suppliers of refinery maintenance solutions in 2018. The number of vendors in the market is relatively small because demand is confined... Subscribe to learn more.
Questions to ask potential suppliers
How can I gain leverage during negotiations?
How accurate are your time estimates for projects? How many projects are you typically working on concurrently?
What checks and balances are in place to assure that the work is done on time without sacrificing quality?
What is your average turnaround time for projects of this size?
What incentives do you give your employees for meeting deadlines or completing work early?
Supply Chain Risk
How do you adjust your operations in times of high demand? Low demand?
Where do you source your equipment and tools?
Can you add additional capacity through other subcontractors in the area?
How do you cope when the key downstream markets contract, and how can you maximize your profit during these periods?
Do you offer discounts for bundled services, and if so, what are the terms?
Will any work need to be subcontracted out? Will subcontracting add to the project's costs?
What value-added services do you provide? How do value-added services impact pricing?
What other services do you provide in-house that you think may be of use to me specifically?
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Key elements for every RFP
What should my Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services RFP include?
Buyers should specify their total budget.
Buyers should specify the desired payment terms.
Buyers should reference the Buying-Decision Scorecard section of this report for key criteria to consider when evaluating providers.
Buyers should confirm the qualifications of suppliers to ensure reliable and thorough services.
Buyers should ensure that suppliers are capable of providing the range of services desired.
Buyers should specify the date when proposals are due and when the award will be announced.
Buyers should specify the desired start date of the service.
Buyers should specify their future needs for maintenance.
Evaluate major factors to mitigate risk
How risky is the Oil & Gas Refinery Maintenance Services supply chain?
Supply chain risk for oil and gas refinery maintenance services is moderate, somewhat challenging buyer power. Suppliers of these maintenance solutions require various types of equipment and tools to carry out inspections, scheduled maintenance, rehabilitation projects, equipment repair and replacement. Key first-tier suppliers provide inputs like tools and equipment, refinery... Subscribe to learn more.