Australia & New Zealand

Australia Defence
Project

Defence Capability Plan Schedule System

Client

Nova Systems

Location

Sydney, NSW Australia

Overview

The Defence Capability Plan Scheduling System (DCPSS) was an organisational initiative to introduce a comprehensive project scheduling/programming framework within the Department of Defence’s Capability Develop Group (CDG). This group was responsible for developing all capability projects through to the point of acquisition (at which point they passed to another agency). The DCPSS was aimed at improving the planning, monitoring and control of these projects.

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Project

Garden Island Stage 1 Infrastructure Recovery Project

Client

Point Project Management

Location

Sydney, NSW Australia

Overview

The aim of Stage One was to address the significant condition, capacity and compliance issues with two existing wharves at Garden Island (East), Sydney, New South Wales. These wharves are referred to as the Cruiser Wharf and the Oil Wharf. The aim was to demolish the Cruiser and Oil wharves and build a new wharf in a revised alignment in their place and also extend an adjoining wharf to limit the new realigned wharf’s protrusion.

Project

Defence Infrastructure (through URS Australia)

Client

HMAS Albatross Redevelopment

Location

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Overview

HMAS Albatross is the home of the Fleet Air Arm and soon to be the home of the combined ADF Helicopter Training School. The base is about to undergo significant redevelopment to both infrastructure and facilities. blueVisions’ expert programming team were engaged to provide an independent review, analysis of the contractor’s complex delivery program to ensure that it was correct, accurate and minimised delays. We were also in charge of undertaking design review and site attendance for its inspections.

HMAS Canberra
Project

AWD and LHD Sustainment Facilities Project

Client

Defence Infrastructure Division (through Point Project Management)

Location

TAS & ACT, Australia

Overview

The purchase and construction of the Hobart Class AWD and Canberra Class LHD were two of the largest projects currently being completed by Defence at the time. These ships have highly complex requirements for shore-based infrastructure support, including maintenance and training facilities at various locations throughout Sydney. blueVisions’ programme experts were engaged to conduct a detailed review and analysis of the contractor’s construction programmes to ensure that it was accurate, complete and did not expose the Commonwealth to unnecessary risk.

Defence Simulation Program
Project

Defence Simulation Program

Client

Defence Materiel Organisation

Location

Australia

Overview

The Defence Simulation Program is a major capability project with a budget of in excess of $300M scoped to provide the essential initial steps for the department to develop an integrated synthetic training environment. blueVisions’ scheduling and programming staff were engaged to prepare the detailed project schedule that would take the project up to, and through, the government approval gateway.

HMAS Waterhen
Project

HMAS Waterhen Redevelopment

Client

Defence Infrastructure Division

Location

Australia

Overview

As the role of the HMAS Waterhen base evolved, so did the requirements for specific facilities and infrastructure. The HMAS Waterhen redevelopment was scoped to provide purpose-built facilities for the new administrative and operational staff. blueVisions was engaged to develop the detailed business case, project plan for the refurbishment of the Mine Warfare and Clearance Diving Systems Program office on the base with the aim to ensure base operations were not impeded. blueVisions also undertook the design review and provided site inspections.

Middle East

GCC Military Training Facility
Project

Defence Training Facilities

Client

Gulf Cooperation Council Region Armed Forces

Location

United Arab Emirates

Overview

blueVisions is the Project Management Consultant to large training facilities works program in the Gulf Cooperation Council in United Arab Emirates, involving a Government military contract. blueVisions is providing overall management of the program which includes professionals with specialist skills in the specific field of this particular client’s requirements. When completed, these facilities will be world leading and become the benchmark for future projects.

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Security Forces Medical City KSA
Project

Security Forces Medical City

Client

ABV Rock Group

Location

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Overview

The project was an initiation by Government of Saudi Arabia to provide complete health and rehabilitation facilities to its security forces at one of the locations near Riyadh. Multinational consultants such as blueVisions were engaged to design and plan the facility and ABV Rock Group was appointed as Main Contractor for the project. Successful delivery of the integrated master program. Resource histograms and fully cost and resource loaded individual programs were to be managed and monitored by On-Site teams responsible for delivery.

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