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Below is a list of the forthcoming events that are scheduled up until April 2022.    This is just the headline information and further details will be disseminated when appropriate: read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network May 26, 2020 12:32 pm BST
Project Control Network are organising a series of webinars during 2020 which will give an insight into project controls to those who are new to working within project teams, or those who have an interest in projects and project controls.  read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Jan 15, 2020 12:47 pm GMT
The Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GHIS) is proud to host the joint conference for the International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC) and the Africa Association of Quantity Surveyors (AAQS) in October 2020. read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Jan 10, 2020 11:19 am GMT
The IET/ACostE Project Control Technical Network are looking for interested people to join our Executive Committee. Outlined below are further details on what we are looking for and what is involved, so if you are interested, please email me read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Oct 31, 2019 10:17 am GMT
Last night I attended the presentation by Tony Reid on Backroom skills in Glasgow and it prompted some thought. read more...
Posted by Dave Perton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Oct 10, 2019 12:19 pm BST
A new international cost control standard for the construction sector will help bring greater confidence to an industry that is critical to creating resilient and successful projects. read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Oct 3, 2019 9:33 am BST
Now in its 2nd edition, the Project Controls Expo Awards sponsored by Oracle, looks to give recognition to individuals, projects, programmes and organisations for the successful delivery in the application of project controls. read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Jul 29, 2019 12:15 pm BST
With the continued decline in the auto sector I think new personal challenges (and opportunities) await ahead. read more...
Posted by Louis Redding on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Jun 25, 2019 1:27 pm BST
Life cycle costs (LCC) play a pivotal role in the financial management of construction projects around the world. As a part of the whole life cost (WLC), they allow critical decisions to be made about the importance of capital and longer-term costs that ultimately affect asset performance, longevity, disaster resilience and sustainability. It is for this reason that the ICMS Coalition has revised and extended the scope of International Construction Measurement Standards (ICMS) to incorporate this broader cost classification. This new edition supersedes the first edition of ICMS (July 2017) although this second edition can still be used solely for capital cost reporting. read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Jun 10, 2019 11:59 am BST
The International Construction Measurement Standards Coalition are seeking feedback on the second edition of ICMS, which incorporates life cycle costs.   read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET / ACostE Project Controls Network Feb 5, 2019 12:04 pm GMT

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