Project Management News from Australia and the World June 14th 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:

·        First Steel Cut for Australian Antarctic Supply Research Vessel

In addition to supplying Australia’s three permanent research stations on the … out at Damen Shipyards Galati, with engineering and project management being …

·        A few good men: Defence pays $5.5 million for 8 contractors

… come from a subsidiary of the International Centre for Complex ProjectManagement, … Workplace union Professionals Australia, which represents Defence …

·        Sapura Energy was awarded with four separate international …

… scope of work consists of project management, engineering, procurement, fabrication, … In Australia, Sapura Offshore was awarded with contract by PTTEP ..

·        New highland wind farm plans just the start of renewable future

… works, engineering advice, project management and other technical expertise. … We have seen the blackouts in South Australia, power shortages in NSW and …

·        SMB: The importance of business operations when going digital

“This includes measurable ICT and project management skills as well as an … According to Australian law firm, Minter Ellison, up to 85% of IT projects fail to …

·        OPV program a starting point for potential export opportunities

The partnership has already brought some success for the Australian firm, with … OPV project, is also establishing a new design and project management office.

·        US State Department Offers Blockchain Development Internship

Australia’s chief scientific research organization recently released two reports … (VEB) also plans to test a project management system based on the blockchain.

·        Refiners set to increase spending on digital technologies

While this spending is set to increase, only 19 percent of refiners rated digital as … The countries represented were Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Canada, …

·        Viewpoint Enterprise Cloud Launched for Construction

… construction industry productivity by propelling the industry further into the digital age. … Viewpoint TEAM solutions offer collaborative project management … in the UK and Australia, Viewpoint has become the technology partner of choice, …