Ensuring your design and construction are completed as planned takes leadership, effective communication and diligence. Planning, organizing and managing resources requires specialized skills and experience.

We have extensive experience with project management specific to food manufacturing. With projects that affect the plant productivity, our experience and tenacity managing projects makes a significant difference in reducing downtime and ensuring the success of your project.

Utilizing state-of-the-art software, the project Gantt chart can be integrated with the 3D-process model to allow a time-based or 4D virtual construction review. This allows everyone to see in detail what will occur throughout the demolition and construction stages. Potential construction problems can be seen and action taken to eliminate or reduce their impact.

Successful project management requires a variety of skills such as excellent communication, the ability to manage a complex schedule, budget controls and contract management. Cook Process Solutions provides all levels of project management to help you meet your project objectives.


  • Annotated Pictures
    Annotated pictures are a great visual communication tool to show contractors exactly what needs to be done. When combined with 3D scanning and...
  • 3 Dimensional Model
    A 3D model of the process system and facility provides a foundation for generating layout, elevation and orthographic views of the process. Isometric...
  • Isometric Drawings
    Generated from the 3D model, our isometric drawings highlight each pipe run one at a time. The dimensions and end point labels aid...
  • 4D Planning
    4D planning allows simulation of demolition and construction activities to eliminate delays and sequencing problems. State-of-the-art software provides a dynamic link between the...
  • Equipment Layout
    Laying out the equipment in a process is one of the most important aspects of the design process. Proper layout considers ergonomics and...
  • Equipment Lists
    Equipment lists detail all major equipment in a project including part numbers, description, size, manufacturer, supplier and quantity. This can also include device...
  • Process and Instrumentation Diagram
    Good Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams are the foundation of good process design, but most P&IDs are hard to read, cumbersome to work with,...
  • Details
    Ranging from pipe hangers to pump base designs, the detail drawings allow fabricators and contractors to build exactly what the owner is expecting...
  • CIP Consulting
    CIP systems in today’s food industry still range from non-existent to state-of-the-art. Whatever their current position in the cleaning evolution, we move the...
  • CIP Design
    CIP design goes hand-in-hand with the process design. Using innovative equipment and instrumentation, CIP system designs greatly reduce production downtime and meet important...

Other deliverables

  • Specialties: Food process design
  • Sanitary system design
  • Sanitary equipment design
  • CIP design
  • Fluid dynamics modeling
  • Mix proof valve application
  • System optimization
  • Fluids modeling
  • Energy/Mass Balance
  • Trouble shooting
  • Pasteurization design
  • CIP improvements and implementation
  • Testing and Trials
  • Equipment evaluations
  • Expansion planning
  • Conceptual and detailed design
  • Process flow diagrams
  • Process and Instrumentation drawings
  • Root Cause analysis
  • Budget planning
  • Master Planning
  • Rheology application to process
  • Animal Food process upgrades
  • FSMA