Well the solution of hiring an owner’s engineer has been used for more than a decade. It emerged as an industry-based initiative along with the engineer-procure-construct (EPC) contracting method. The most basic definition of an owner’s engineer is someone or, more commonly, a team of experts that serves as an independent advocate for the owner. The owner’s engineer plays a supporting but critical role by filling gaps and supplementing a plant owner’s resources.
Take a look at how a wind turbine performs. Very interesting!