Engineering News | Project Management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/project-management Sat, 17 Nov 2018 10:59:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Community project receives Saice honours http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/community-based-water-and-sanitation-project-receives-saice-award-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Project Management Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491561 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737883_resized_boschprojectssaice06181022.jpg COMMUNITY PROJECT The Bosch Projects team worked closely with the eThekwini municipality to secure the supply of potable water and a basic sanitation service in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 New technology can optimise project management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-can-optimise-project-management-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Project Management Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491572 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737880_resized_deloitteprojectmanagement07181022.jpg MAHENDRA DEDASANIYA The capital projects industry has historically underinvested in technology and it has been resistant to change 511 287 Transnet expansion project uplifts the community http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-expansion-project-uplifts-the-community-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Project Management Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491819 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738319_resized_hatchtransnetproject1022.jpg BENEFICIARIES Women to Women Shelter is one of the community organisations that benefited from the project 511 287 PMI South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pmi-south-africa-2018-07-20 Creamer Media Reporter Project Management Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492787 1531813432 1532037600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740566_resized_capture5901022.jpg 511 287 S African project managers require business competencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/todays-s-african-project-managers-require-business-competencies-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Project Management Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491663 1532074913 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737877_resized_buenavistaminemexicomay2013bloomberg1022.jpg PROJECT MANAGERS Project Management South Africa members are currently undergoing assessment on the designations that require a review of the competencies associated with project management 511 287 Arteor Exclusive developed for global projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arteor-exclusive-developed-for-high-standard-global-projects-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457553 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661868_resized_legrand1022.jpeg IMPRINTED Legrand’s Tattoo collection, with intricate patterns, is the inspiration of urban culture 511 287 Community consultation prompted to enter the digital era http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/community-consultation-prompted-to-enter-the-digital-era-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457976 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Multidisciplinary platform pursued for project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multidisciplinary-platform-pursued-for-project-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457881 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662551_resized_wsp11022.jpeg WHOLE OTHER DIMENSION Three-dimensional modelling allows for a project’s building design to be viewed in virtual reality using headsets 511 287 Nakambala sugar mill expansion project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nakambala-sugar-mill-expansion-project-completed-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457666 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661971_resized_bosch1022.jpeg NAKAMBALA SUGAR MILL Illovo Sugar appointed Bosch Projects as engineering, procurement and construction management consultants for the mill’s expansion 511 287 New model for estimating risk proves effective in case studies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-model-for-estimating-risk-proves-effective-in-case-studies-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457842 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662450_resized_mit2.jpeg CASE STUDY Researchers at MIT showed how their gate decision analysis method works with a case study at producer of oil and natural gas BP, in Houston 511 287 Compliance reimagining favours comic strip style http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compliance-reimagining-favours-comic-strip-style-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457690 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662431_resized_aurecon1.jpeg COMIC RELIEF Compliance requirements for major projects often become unnecessarily complicated and congested, and should be reimagined into a comic strip format 511 287 Mobile solution launched to great effect http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-solution-launched-to-great-effect-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Project Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457915 1500620488 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662665_resized_pic1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69814_2017-07-04_ssg_-_hd_web.mp421467038SSG Consulting CEO Steven Golding discusses the KEY360 system. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. SSG Consulting CEO Steven Golding discusses the KEY360 system. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Acquisition ensures lean manufacturing expertise at all operation stages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-ensures-lean-manufacturing-expertise-at-all-operation-stages-2016-07-15 Victor Moolman Project Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418652 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564904_resized_projectmanagementeskommedupi140456721022.jpeg COST FORECAST Turner & Townsend provides cost forecasting to various large projects like power stations 511 287 Company strengthens ties with African country http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-strengthens-ties-with-african-country-2016-07-15 Victor Moolman Project Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418646 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564907_resized_projectmanagementbechtelprovided1022.jpeg INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT Construction of infrastructure across Gabon will continue under Bechtel supervision 511 287 Infrastructure projects to proceed in African country http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-projects-to-proceed-in-african-country-2016-07-15 Victor Moolman Project Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418644 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564910_resized_projectmanagementaugustacumulus1022.jpeg COMPLETE UPGRADE Augusta is helping to improve and upgrade the infrastructure of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania 511 287 Transport projects study under way in the UK http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-projects-in-the-uk-being-studied-2016-07-15 Victor Moolman Project Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418650 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564913_resized_projectmanagementmottmacprovided1022.jpeg TRANSPORT NETWORK The transport network will be upgraded to link several railways and airports together 511 287 Infrastructure firm secures new contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-firm-secures-new-contracts-2016-07-15 Victor Moolman Project Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418708 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564858_resized_truckroadtransportcoal210220717duane.jpg ROAD MAINTENANCE Aecom has been contracted by Sanral to upgrade several roads across South Africa 511 287 New leadership for project management company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-management-company-has-new-leadership-2016-07-15 Victor Moolman Project Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418711 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564864_resized_luxuryyachtsareseensurroundedbyskyscrapersasthesunsetsoverdubaimarinaindubaiunitedarabemiratesonsaturdaynov1620131022bloomberg.jpg NUCLEAR POWER Dr Al Zeitoun has worked for nuclear energy company Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation in the United Arab Emirates 511 287 Energy company signs 20-year power purchase agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-strengthens-ties-with-african-country-2016-07-15-1 Victor Moolman WIND ENERGY Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418649 1468585180 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564641_resized_powerlines80407duaneonline.jpg ENERGY UPGRADES The increase in energy production forms part of Kenya’s Vision 2030 511 287 Back-to-basics approach mitigates cost overruns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/back-to-basics-approach-mitigates-cost-overruns-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376317 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442674_resized_buenavistaminemexicomay2013bloomberg1022.jpg COMPLEX BUILDS Large infrastructure projects have the largest negative impact, owing to significant complexities of the projects 511 287 Value of dedicated project managers underestimated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-undervalue-specialised-project-managers-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376322 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442695_resized_miketurnerphotography141124791022.jpg NICHOLAS BELL Larger entities usually understand the complexity of projects and assign external or specialised personnel to manage projects 511 287 Tips for successful ERP project planning http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tips-for-successful-erp-project-planning-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376338 1435918515 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442727_resized_jeremy1022.jpg JEREMY WATERMAN Project managers need to be specific about the features, functions and business processes they want to roll out 511 287 Project managers chosen for UK nuclear power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-managers-chosen-for-uk-nuclear-power-stations-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376342 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442735_resized_hpaanddiggers1022.jpg HINKLEY POINT C EDF Energy plans to build two new reactors at Hinkley Point 511 287 Research paper highlights project management software streamlining http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-highlights-software-streamlining-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376345 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442744_resized_maptekvulcanganttscheduler1022.jpg MAPTEK VULCAN GANTT SCHEDULER Maptek launched an extension of the existing modelling techniques and optimisation in the Gantt Scheduler tool 511 287 Real-time data essential in project management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/real-time-data-essential-in-project-management-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376319 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442680_resized_projectexecutionstaffing1022.jpg MANAGING RESOURCES Integrating KEY360 with access to the Internet and cloud-based servers enables companies to interface with each other without firewall restrictions 511 287 Megaprojects Paradox plagues local project management industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/megaprojects-paradox-plagues-local-project-management-industry-2015-07-01 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376029 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441855_resized_giel21022.jpg DR GIEL BEKKER A well-written and detailed scope of work leaves little room for interpretation 511 287 Law firm recognised for role in project finance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/law-firm-awarded-for-role-in-project-finance-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376341 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 New version of resource management software launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-version-of-software-launched-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376337 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442720_resized_untitled1022.jpg SCREENSHOT Diagnostic information can be viewed on screen and in real-time on the PRM window 511 287 Truck manufacturer focuses on projects to improve global capability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/truck-manufacturer-focuses-on-projects-to-improve-global-capability-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376355 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Amendment Act will protect emerging contractors, says consultancy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amendment-act-will-protect-emerging-contractors-2015-07-17 Dylan Slater Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376316 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442659_resized_59761801h46137611022.jpg MITIGATING MANIPULATION The Construction Industry Development Board Act will empower small-scale and emerging contractors 511 287 David Brown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/david-brown-2015-07-17 Samantha Herbst Project Management Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376755 1436858299 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000445849_resized_0000444034cx4000angle2noguard1022.jpg 511 287 PPM training adds value to skills advancement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppm-training-adds-value-to-skills-advancement-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336003 1405405222 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000327876_resized_pietermeyerceooftpgafricaresized.jpg PIETER MEYER Training covers relevant skills needed to manage multiple projects in a range of industries 511 287 South Africa needs good-calibre project managers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-needs-good-caliber-project-managers-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336412 1405405223 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328999_resized_gregvercellottiexecutivedirectordarielresized.jpg GREG VERCELLOTTI Growth of economy depends on project managers successfully executing projects 511 287 Mining industry benefits from project management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-industry-benefits-from-project-management-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336397 1405405223 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328977_resized_miningneryungrinskyminerussiajune2014bloombergresized.jpg MINING IT The beneficiation of resources is a complex sequence of events 511 287 Project management builds efficient environments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-management-builds-efficient-environments-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336242 1405405223 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328545_resized_yasasjayakodyresized.jpg YASAS JAYAKODY Project management drives organisations forward 511 287 Industry relies on major infrastructure projects for survival http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-relies-on-major-infrastructure-projects-for-survival-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336226 1405414398 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328499_resized_jeffshawresized.jpg JEFF SHAW The project management industry is cyclical in nature 511 287 Project management helps with executing large-scale projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-management-helps-with-executing-large-scale-projects-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336389 1405671688 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328931_resized_bridgebuildingbrazilresized.jpg BRIDGE-BUILDING Delivering large-scale construction projects requires project management 511 287 Good project management guarantees success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-project-management-guarantees-success-2014-07-18 Bruce Montiea Project Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 335885 1405951464 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000327520_resized_arnoutvanhaarlemresized.jpg ARNOUT VAN HAARLEM A project management company must thoroughly understand the needs of the client 511 287