Project Management News from Australia and the World October 25th 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:

·        KBR Awarded Project Management Services Contract for Australia’s …

HOUSTON, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded a contract by OZ Minerals for project management …

·        VicTrack Taps Dali Wireless to Deploy Australia’s First Digital Public .. .

The overall project was a partnership between VicTrack (access, engineering design and project management), Dali and Maser Group (vendor for technical …

·        Australia ends clean energy target plans

“A company which is thinking about investing in a project worth hundreds of millions of … “We believe energy storage and demand management can provide …

·        David Penberthy: South Australia must look forward, not back, over …

They entrenched a lack of innovation in workplace management and had the … The project promises an extra 8000 jobs in a high skilled manufacturing plus all …

·        Chevron abandons Great Australian Bight project

West Coast Sentinel-Oct 12, 2017

Chevron abandons Great Australian Bight project … expensive to establish the significant and costly risk-management and clean-up capacity needed to protect …

·        Moving from Idea to Innovation

The seventh and most recent Australian Innovation System Report, published in … Research shows that while our project management and worker skills are …

·        GMP – Global Metrology Project

… the UK, Australia demonstrates that the return of investment into metrology in … Project at the international level the Project management decided to conduct …

·        Lithium Americas Provides Update on the Lithium Nevada Project

.. of experience in project management and development, and environmental …. development and operation of large-scale lithium mining projects in Australia.

·        Search on for team to deliver Coast’s new City Hall

… has officially started the tender process to appoint a project management firm … L-R: John Holland Queensland and Northern Territory project director for …

·        What is a project management office (PMO) and do you need one?

project management office (PMO) is a group — internal or external to a company … The role of the PMO could change as artificial intelligence and digital … project evolution and organization governance,” according to an April 2017 report.

·        Just 25% of construction bosses believe they can stick to a …

… likely to reject the strict rule and regulations associated with project management. … like mobile platforms, advanced data analytics, and robotics and digital labour. … owners need to take a closer look at governance, people and technology.