Winning project alliances reflect culture of value
Four of Australasia’s most cost-efficient, high quality, timely and innovative project alliances won awards at the 2012 Alliancing Association of Australasia’s Excellence Awards last week, reflecting the current culture of value, said AAA acting chief executive Ron Quill.
Conference to focus on collaborative contracts in a cautious market
The Alliancing Association of Australasia has themed its upcoming convention ‘Finding the Cheese in a Changing Market’ around how collaborative contracting methods are being used to tackle the challenges of a cautious construction market.
Centre for Collaborative Contracting launched
The Alliancing Association of Australasia has launched a Centre for Collaborative Contracting, which aims to assist best practice in the application and management of collaborative business engagements in the delivery of public, commercial, industrial or social infrastructure projects or services.
The State of Alliancing—Alain Mignot
AAA: Focus on State of Alliancing and 2011 Highlights
Collaborative contracting is alive and well, adapting to meet the changing policy landscape while continuing to tackle project complexity through relationship skill and enhanced productivity. Public sector agency representatives are actively applying and developing the principles of collaborative contracting and shared their perspectives with local and overseas peers at the Alliancing Association of Australasia’s (AAA’s) 2011 national convention in Brisbane in October 2011. Alliancing practitioners related their experiences over the past twelve months in applying alliancing to meet the challenges of delivering difficult infrastructure projects, including in disaster-torn communities in Christchurch and Queensland.
Authors: Alain Mignot, Frances Walker
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