About

Establishment and ownership

Flex Engineering & Consulting (FEC) offers expert advice and specialized services within quality management, inspections and expediting. The primary customer base is within the wind industry. For the last decade, FEC has established a track record of successfully solving complex challenges for major players within wind across Europe, Asia and North America.

 

The company was established in 2005 and is managed and wholly owned by Vagn Søndergaard.

 

Vagn Søndergaard is an expert within quality management and has more than 25 years experience from various positions within the wind turbine industry.

Education
Mechanical Engineer Aarhus Teknikum, DK in 1985 Lead auditor ISO 9000
GWO Offshore education

 

Languages
English, German and Danish

Employments

Quality Engineer Bang & Olufsen A/S 1989-1991
Quality Engineer Vestas Wind Systems A/S 1991-1995
Quality Manager Vestas Wind Systems A/S 1996-2005
Project Manager Vestas Wind Systems A/S 2004-2005
Managing Director Flex Engineering & Consulting ApS 2005-

Experiences

Factory inspection ofwind turbines: Surveillance ofthe production and walk down
Developing suppliers: Gearboxes, blade bearings, hydraulics, casting, machining and coating. Quality assurance of production: Development of quality assurance systems and quality management. Qualification: In charge of conducting qualification processes of suppliers of the wind turbine industry Worldwide.

 

Experince of travel:
FEC have conducted consultingjobs in several countries in Scandinavia, Europe, Asia, Canada and North America.

FEC ApS offer conducting of consulting projects in foliowing area:

• Developing of ISO 9001 management systems
• Qualification processes for evaluation of suppliers
• Audit
• Factory inspection – turbines
• Handling of quality issues
• Follow-up of critical part at the supplier
• Expediting