Project contractors add to skills bank
Almost one quarter of prospective employees don’t have the skills required by the employer, reports Matthew Franceschini, a problem best addressed through a combination of planning, investment in training and education, and the judicious use of skilled project contractors.
The benefits of BIM for project managers
Project managers have only basic knowledge about BIM, which makes it difficult for them to see the uses and benefits of BIM in building and infrastructure projects. Paul Sancandi shows how a better understanding can benefit project managers on construction and infrastructure projects.
Philanthropist funds University of Sydney project centre
John Grill, recently retired chief executive of international engineering and project services company WorleyParsons, has donated $20 million to the University of Sydney for a project management initiative: the John Grill Centre for Project Leadership.