What is Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Contracting?
EPC stands for Engineering, Procurement, and Construction, commonly called EPC Contracting, is sometimes also written as Engineer, Procure, Construct. EPC is an acronym widely used in the fields of architecture, engineering, and construction.
Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contracting is different from the other main types of construction project delivery methods. Choosing the best method for your construction project is not always the easiest decision.
Let's start by looking at the the benefits EPC Contracting and why it can be a better alternative for project delivery, then we'll list the five other main types of industrial construction contracting so you can understand their scope and risk factors.