Project Management News from Australia and the World August 14th 2014

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 exactly 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.

·         7 Simple Tips To Manage Client Expectations

Being from a project management background, I first looked to my old PMBOK for advice. After pulling out all the overused industry terms, I realized it’s not really ….

·         Five indispensable skills for any project support worker

The job landscape in project management has evolved, just as the discipline itself has. One glance at the want ads shows that today’s project support officer …

·         Every step counts in successful Project Management

The role of a Project Management team is crucial to the successful completion of any commercial property development process, whether it be a multi-million …

·        Columbia Pipeline Group Announces $1.75 Billion Pipeline Project

With the engineering, project management, project scheduling, with experience and with training, those are things you can actually jump into,” he replied.

·        Jupiters takes punt on rebuild to create Gold Coast’s answer to …

The project is expected to be finished by late 2017 – at least six months before the city hosts … Echo is also locked in a battle with James Packer for a casino licence in Brisbane. … “Our focus is on what we can control and manage,” he said.

·         City of Canning Geothermal Project Awarded to Hughes Drilling Ltd …

Client support is provided from Hughes’ Brisbane, Queensland facility that includes … JSW’s board and management team has over 500 years of Drilling related …

·         State vs. State: Australia’s five best commercial projects for 2014

We’ve picked one recently completed commercial project from each of the … A Building Management System displays real time data on large screen in lobby, …

·         Austin software maker buys Swedish project management company

The deal is expected to expand Planview’s offerings in the portfolio and resource management market, according to a company statement issued Wednesday.

·         CDI taps ex-Sears, Lehman boss as new CEO: Update

“They have a 60-year history as an innovator with core strengths in project management for oil, gas and chemicals, aerospace and industrial equipment, ..

·         Linde Engineering Expands to Better Serve the Petrochemical

Our wide range of processes and upgrade solutions for the industry coupled with a long experience in project management qualifies Linde Engineering as one …