Project Management and Control

Project management is an important factor in all projects where the demand for efficiency and effectiveness is the guiding light. Lota has staff possessing years of extensive experience and knowledge about everything related to project management.
Lota can offer project managers for all projects. No job is too big or too small. The scope of project management is tailored to the needs of each case. Project management may involve the overseeing of the overall execution, which includes everything from the construction and installation of equipment to the management of individual work phases.

Construction Management is a part of all construction phases. The role of the construction manager is to ensure the works being processed by the latest building laws, regulations and standards as well as monitoring professional workmanship is being exercised all along the construction. Lota´s staff has extensive knowledge and experience of building management of large and small structures.

Construction supervision has long been an important part of the activities of Lota. Within the rows of the Lota´s staff, there are individuals with long and extensive experience in construction supervision. Construction supervision ensures that the work is being performed according to the latest information at any time and is responsible for effective communication between the client / the buyer and the contractor during the construction period. With effective construction supervision during the whole construction period, the work practices in the workplace will be professional and in accordance with the existing project documents, standards and regulations.


Main types of projects:

  • Cost estimating
  • Cost supervision
  • Construction plans
  • Needs analysis
  • Communication files
  • Planning
  • Project settlement
  • Project documents review
  • Contracts
  • Risk evaluation
  • Construction specification
  • Tender documents
  • Safety matters

Examples of projects:

  • Norðurál Aluminum Plant – project management, enlargement of the tank line 2 by one 65 kA rectifier, crowbar along with the expansion of the 220 kV substation.
  • Landsvirkjun – project management and building control, Búðarhálsvirkjun hydroplant, definition of design prerequisites.
  • Landsvirkjun – Project and building control, Kárahnjúkar hydroplant, definition of design prerequisities and preparation.
  • Landsvirkjun – construction supervision, Kárahnjúkar hydroplant, station and loading facility.
  • Landsnet – project management, new 36 KV substation at Ásbrú, Reykjanesbær.
  • Reykjavík Energy – construction supervision, electrical, sewer construction in Borgarbyggð, Borgarnes, Akranes, Kjalarnes.
  • HS Orka – construction supervision, Reykjanes, electrical equipment of geothermal power plant.
  • HS Orka, Svartsengi power plants 6, construction supervision, electrical equipment of geothermal power plant.
  • HS Utilities – Ásbrú, construction supervision, new 11 kVA power distribution.
  • Landsnet – construction supervision, 400kV transmission lines FL3 & 4 to Reyðarfjordur.
  • Byko – construction management and construction supervision, warehouse hotel.
  • Landsnet, project monitoring, substation Fljótsdalur.Norðurál aluminum plant – project management, standard specifications.
  • Isavia air traffic communications centre, emergency electrical power generator.