Project Management News from Australia and the World November 8th 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:

·        The trigger to rethinking Australia’s Venice Biennale management

The trigger to rethinking Australia’s Venice Biennale management … A projectdescribed as innovative and ambitious, and giving voice to invisible realms and ..

·        Sterling and Wilson Expands Its Solar EPC Footprint in Australia

Sterling and Wilson Expands Its Solar EPC Footprint in Australia … Backed by its robust resources in Engineering, project management and strong global …

·        Great Barrier Reef revival: Scientists to engineer heat-resistant coral

“The Sea-quence project is a great example of Reef scientists and managers … (Saudi Arabia), University of Queensland, and Australian National University.

·        Time to fast-forward the Future Submarine

Australia’s future submarine program has attracted fewer headlines since the Government decided on the French Shortfin Barracuda design last year. But it was …

·        Vinci to join fray on big infrastructure projects after Seymour Whyte …

Australia is the most expensive market in the world for tendering, Vinci … The amount of information required is nearly sufficient to build the project,” Mr … Vinci has delisted Seymour Whyte, but will keep its management team and brand name.

·        Mining player CPM goes live with SAP Leonardo in Australia

As CPM ramps up production and seeks to put the Sino Iron project on a sustainable … a database migration to SAP’s HANA database management system?

·        What you need to know about Project Wing – Google’s drone …

After being tested in Australia, the drones are now being trialled in the US to deliver … Project Wing has developed an unmanned airspace traffic management …

·        Facilities and Operations Manager

The organisation’s first project will revitalise the former Collingwood TAFE site into … and facilities management to transition the site to a functional arts precinct.

·        RBA looking closely at digital currency

The Reserve Bank of Australia is closely monitoring the rise of digital … has told FinTech Australia it is interested in becoming an “observer” on a project being … in June has found the management of supply chains, including trade finance and ..

·        Australia scraps plans for clean energy target

Australia’s federal government has dropped the proposed clean energy target … “A company which is thinking about investing in a project worth hundreds of millions of … “We believe energy storage and demand management can provide …

·        One-third of IT leaders yet to implement DevOps

With DevOps gradually gaining solid ground in Australia, we’re seeing strong … particularly for those highly skilled in collaboration and project management.