Project: Enterprise software for Dairy Australia
With help from global software development company IFS, Dairy Australia gained full visibility of its project portfolio, optimised its use of resources, consolidated operations, and achieved quicker and more informed decision making.
Project: KAUST Beacon by Urban Art Projects
The Middle East is a well known magnet for the construction industry, so it’s no surprise to find an Australian project management company providing its services to a client in that area of the world. What’s different about Urban Art Projects (UAP), however, is that the consultancy specialises in art installation.
Project alliancing: Queensland Main Roads
Queensland’s Department of Main Roads has considerable experience with alliancing. The organisation has used the approach for more than a decade under the guidance of the Major Projects Office’s general manager Derek Skinner, who says alliancing is used where appropriate for a major project to provide the potential to progressively wind up the project as the issues are settled and the Total Outturn Cost (TOC) is signed off.
Project: Tugun Bypass, Queensland
To understand what the parties involved in Queensland’s Tugun Bypass set out to achieve for its stakeholders, you need look no further that this quote from the PacificLink Alliance Induction Book:
The Tugun Bypass is more than just an important road for this region. It has brought together friendly, determined people who see this as an opportunity to create a landmark for this region. We are passionate about creating a ‘Journey to Remember’, not only for the people who will use the Tugun Bypass, but also in the hearts of the employees brought together under the banner of PacificLink Alliance.
Maria Skillern, Tasmania’s project manager
For a self-confessed ‘accidental’ project manager, Maria Skillern has more than what it takes to handle big projects. In the beginning she worked in a large organisation on an IT and change project, and since then has shown her skills in the Tasmanian Government in a variety of roles.