Project Management News from Australia and the World August 8th 2018

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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:

·        Fluor expands BHP South Flank partnership with new contract

Flank iron ore development in the Pilbara, Western Australia with a project and construction management contract. BHP launched construction of South Flank, …

·        How to make the most of project management in the digital age

How to make the most of project management in the digital age … at ANZ, one of Australia’s leading banks and a Project Management Institute (PMI) partner.

·        Commonwealth Bank reveals details of blockchain-based trade pilot

In addition to CBA, Olam Orchards Australia Pty Ltd, Pacific National, the Port of … Terminals and shipping carrier OOCL Limited participated in the project.

·        Australia’s plans to build foreign ties with undersea cables hits snags …

Yet with the promise of connections quicker than those in Australian cities, and as discontent with domestic telecoms near an all-time high, the project risks …

·        Oil And Gas Project Management Software Market Analysis, Growth …

Top key players of Oil And Gas Project Management Software Market: Deltek, Inc. … Japan, India, Southeast Asia and Australia), Latin America (Brazil, Argentina …

·        Workshops across Australia aim to help growers with pest and disease …

The workshops form part of a pest, disease and weed management program for the Australian apple and pear industry, which is a levy-funded project delivered …

·        Defence takes delivery of second Air Warfare Destroyer

The entire project provided employment for more than 5,000 skilled … “Over 500 of these are from South Australia, stimulating strong economic growth and job … of the most advanced engineering and project management skills in this country.

·        Predictable NBN flaws emerge

This underscores warnings from The Australian for almost a decade about how this ….. Shades of 1970’s computer project management – over time, over budget.

·        Carnegie and Enel Green Power to collaborate on wave energy

The Albany Wave Energy Project (AWEP) is a technology development project that … In Australia, Enel Green Power has recently connected to the grid the first 45 MW … This includes the management of the Royalties for Regions investment …

·        Why information management systems are moving to the cloud

Enterprise content management (ECM), has transitioned to the cloud much … as teams can interact and collaborate on a project more effectively, sharing the …

·        DIY recycling machine brings backyard waste management one step …

“It would be the dream for everyone to be able to recycle their own plastic and reduce our waste,” project materials manager Gabi Newman said.

·        Poor Communication, Rework, Bad Data Management Costing …

Poor Communication, Rework, Bad Data Management Costing Construction … Each construction project team member spends more than 14 hours each week … of 500 respondents from the United States and 99 from Australia, New Zealand…

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