Project Management News from Australia and the World February 22nd 2017

Here at Your Project Manager we consider it our job to keep on top of all that is project management not just here in Queensland and Australia, but also worldwide. Just like others across all walks of life, we have our favourite online project management resources which help us to keep abreast of all the latest news, views, and advances in our sphere of expertise.

In exactly the same way that you and your business use market knowledge to keep ahead of your competition, so it helps us to maintain the leading position of project management advice and on-site training.

Here are just a few of the things that we’ve found of most interest over the last few days and that we feel might be of interest to you, too.

·        First Solar Selected for 63MW Kidston Solar Project in Australia

“As Australia continues to diversify its renewable energy portfolio, this project is an … First Solar’s Senior Manager for Business Development in Australia.

·        Chris Stoltz: South Australia’s power crisis highlights need for urgent …

As with any infrastructure project, we must account for all costs and benefits: … Also, there are many new demand-management and storage technologies ..

·        DOF inks Prelude vessel gig

DOF Subsea Australia has been awarded a contract by Technip Oceania, part of … an engineering and project management services contract by Shell Australia

·        Gruyere project wins DMP approval

… for the Gruyere gold project in Western Australia, keeping the project on track … Mines & Petroleum approved the project management plan, mining proposal …

·        India shows spurt in efficient execution of projects: Project …

India shows spurt in efficient execution of projects: Project Management Institute … fewer projects are deemed failures,” the Project Management Institute said.

·        The Ridge Hospital handing over issues – A study in poor project …

Again, where were members of MoH’s project management team when this scale arrived, assuming it did not meet the color requirements? Did they reject it and …

·        Eni starts production of East Hub Development Project, offshore …

“Moreover, thanks to strong field development and project management, we are beginning production of the East Hub with a time-to-market of only three years, …

·        ‘Diversified economy boosts demand for project managers’

He said the project management profession has become so popular over the past five years, such that a huge number of professionals are switching careers to …

·        Evaluating a project: Speed thrills but kills!

‘Controlling of resources’ is one of the biggest issues in project management. Indeed, project management is visualisation of all activities required in achieving a …