Don’t Do the Ostrich! – Impulses for Major Plant and Engineering Projects
Scoring with Skills gets Projects Done
The project — a hopeless cause? Not quite! Numerous practical examples of how operating firms and service providers successfully manage large and megaprojects every day around the world were discussed at Capex. European companies in particular, with their broad international presence, could score well in this difficult environment.
Matthias Holzenkamp from Management Engineers, who, together with the VDMA, presented the study cited at the beginning of this article, also offered comforting words by saying that leaders in technology are the ones least likely to feel the pressures of competition. Tackling problems instead of ignoring them is the only way to meet challenges.