Project Management News from Australia and the World August 14th 2019

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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:

·      2019 Australian Infrastructure Audit highlights need for action

It is critical to the future success of the NSW economy that we train and recruit skilled people with the required project management and procurement expertise,

·      Huge Bango wind farm gets underway, to provide cheap power to …

The project will be the first globally to utilise the GE Cypress 5.3MW turbines, which … which has been developed alongside investment managers Partners Group … The project has received debt financing from a consortium of Australian and

·      Spice project underway in northern Australia

The $1.2 million spice cropping project will see five crops taken from small to … for spice production and provide them with the evidence and best management

·      Special forces’ approach to technological change a model for others

Some project management risk needs to be accepted in exchange for reducing … The rest of Australia’s national security community—whether the big Defence

·      Naval shipbuilding time frame presents risk of skills atrophy and …

Australia’s $90 billion naval shipbuilding program has been described as a … rate at which naval shipbuilding skills and project management capabilities atrophy … So, how does Australia avoid repeating these issues, project delays and cost

·      Google awards $1m to University of Sydney to put AI into health

Managing Director Google Australia Melanie Silva said: “We believe … we are pleased to support this innovative project using AI to make an impact and help

·      Too good to be true? Australia’s high-speed rail dream leaves a bitter …

The Melbourne wealth management company Newhaven was also involved, but its …. does not indicate Australian Government support for delivery of a project.

·      iSeek’s cyclone-proof data centre facility in Australia is now live

Australia-based data centre provider iSeek, launched its new North …. the projectcompany and provide management and operating services to the joint venture.

·      Australia’s biggest behind-the-meter energy storage officially launched

The Monash Smart Energy City project, developed as part of the University’s goal … 20 buildings with automated energy management systems, 1 MWh of battery


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