Project Management News from Australia and the World July 12th 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 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:

·        Elon Musk’s Tesla to build giant battery for SA

Mr Musk said the project would result in cheaper electricity for consumers, with wind power from the Horsdale … with global renewable energy provider Neoen’s Hornsdale Wind Farm near Jamestown, South Australia. … Media management

·        Australia scales back controversial China-run mine site

Australia has bought back most of a contentious mining licence issued for a huge … with a commencement still subject to further management plans and the ongoing … The state government said the Shenhua Watermark Coal Project, with a …

·        EnerMech contract at Ichthys LNG project to create job opportunities

… with engineering and project management coordinated by the EnerMech staff on site, … EnerMech’s regional director for Australia Allan Hart said: “We have …

·        Australia must protect high-speed rail corridor on east coast …

Australia must protect a high-speed rail corridor along the east coast before it is … land use management measures will keep governments at both levels committed to the … “If we protect infrastructure corridors we will reduce project costs and …

·        Unlocking the potential of Australia’s tidal energy

The $5.85 million project – Tidal Energy in Australia – Assessing Resource and … of other purposes, such as environmental management, shipping, defence, …

·        Peet preferred for 3000-dwelling Brabham joint venture

Final negotiations are ongoing with the Western Australian Housing Authority to … Peet managing director Brendan Gore said the Brabham project was an … held in the funds management business and increase the earnings from it,” he said.

·        Vineyard biosecurity project looks to next stage after trial

A six-month trial of a vineyard visitor management app in South Australia has ended … The Vinehealth Australia pilot project, known as Project Boundary Rider, …

·        Investigation underway following accident at White Rock

“Goldwind Australia management and staff place safety as our highest priority, across all … Goldwind owns a 25% stake in the project, with CECEP Wind-Power …

·        Siemens and AES form storage partnership

… the market,” said Ralf Christian, CEO of Siemens’ energy management division. … is set to be surpassed by Tesla’s recently awarded South Australia project.

·        Northrop Grumman receives Australian satellite contract

The contract provides for the next phase of the Joint Project 2008 program to establish … station and network management system in Wagga Wagga, Australia.