Project Management News from Australia and the World September 13th 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:

·        Defence air traffic control plan worth $409 million ‘out of date’

The deployable air traffic control and civil military air traffic management systems … The project’s official titles are the Air 5431 Phase 1 Deployable Defence Air Traffic … system under the “OneSky Banner” being led by Airservices Australia

·        Energy storage project proposals sought for South Australia’s AUS …

Tesla’s 100MW / 129MWh South Australia project will be one recipient of … of renewable technologies and demand management technologies to maintain our ..

·        Adani $900m rail line loan should be ruled out after fraud …

“It would be unsound for him to approve this project when there is so much … Acting northern Australian minister Barnaby Joyce and Naif management must

·        Australian team in Madhya Pradesh to explore opportunities in …

A 30-member Australian Smart Infrastructure Delegation held discussions with officials of … on Thursday, which has seven cities named under the central project. … urban and industrial water management, water recycling, smart grids, waste to …

·        Austal says local shipbuilders could miss out on frigate project

Australian shipbuilder Austal has warned of a foreign takeover of the nation’s naval … leaving the frigate construction entirely under European management.

·        Australia’s Largest Wind Farm — 453 Megawatt Coopers Gap Wind …

AGL Energy Limited, one of Australia’s leading electricity utilities, announced this … Australian Renewables Fund is targeting the development and management of … Coopers Gap is a landmark project for GE, marking not only the largest wind …

·        ​How to bridge the project management talent gap

The practice of project management is expanding within such industries as health care, publishing and professional services. Also …

·        Hybrid: A new project management approach

Hybrid project management promises huge gains in improving product delivery and time to market compared with other methods.

·        Weekend read: Gold Coast company set to launch rocket into $420 …

But experts argue it’s time for Australia to join the multibillion-dollar global space race. … people to co-ordinate the project on behalf of the Queensland Government. … launch-site management, launch sales, and enhanced national security by …

·        Not Just an IT Issue – Why Governance of Data Should Be on the …

… Governance Directions, the official journal of Governance Institute of Australia. … According to project-editor of the upcoming standards, Alison Holt, ‘The … Boards that confuse data governance for a management activity, risk missing out on …