Project Delivery Methods For Engineering Project Management
If you are starting a new mining or industrial infrastructure project and need to decide which project delivery model to choose our latest Insight piece will help guide you. When embarking on a new project client organisations need to assess their own capabilities, skillset and capacity to manage the project before selecting the right project delivery method. We explain what you need to consider before selecting the right project delivery model and detail each models advantages and disadvantages.
Why Scandium Solvent Extraction Is Better Than Traditional Scandium Processing Techniques
Nigel Ricketts, our Process Engineering expert and Manager of Studies in Queensland, recently presented a paper at TMS 2019 in Texas on scandium solvent extraction. If you are a process engineer interested in scandium processing techniques, or a mining professional looking at scandium opportunities, this condensed version of the technical paper might be of interest to you.
Change Management: The Importance of Storytelling to Get Results
Developing strong storytelling skills can assist with implementing change to achieve a desired business or project outcome. The art of delivering sound rhetoric and developing empathy with your audience will help you to persuade them to adopt these changes. Peter Wells addresses the importance of storytelling in change management and how to develop your storytelling skills.
Project Management: Developing Team Competencies
This month’s Engenium Insight, written by Peter Wells, takes a look at the importance of developing your project management skills and what project management qualifications are right for your project team.
Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries: A Competitive Alternative to Lithium
Our latest Insight piece, written by Nigel Ricketts, talks about the benefits of vanadium redox flow batteries compared to lithium and how to make a vanadium electrolyte.
Project Delivery: Identifying, Assessing and Allocating Risk
All projects are unique and carry their own risks. This article will help you to define, understand and manage the risks involved in project delivery which is fundamental to the success of any project.
Engineering Commissioning for Mining Projects
It's important to consider commissioning from project initiation and to develop an effective commissioning plan during project execution.This article describes the commissioning process and outlines common pitfalls, strategies and contingency planning.
Coal Handling System Optimisation Through Mobile Fleet Automation
This white paper looks at coal bulk handling systems and how they can be improved with automation, including automation of mobile plants and drivers.
Slurry Pumping Systems: Key Considerations for Design and Operation
This article identifies the key considerations every engineer needs to know about slurry pumping systems. From pipe friction losses and settling of solids, to their wear and performance.
The Evolution of Mine Safety: From Shorts and Singlets to Fluoro's
Mine safety has come a long way in 25 years. Hear how shorts and singlets were normal attire and fluorescent clothing was practially non-existant.