megaproject

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megaproject

(ˈmɛɡəˌprɒdʒɛkt)
n
(Commerce) a very large, expensive, or ambitious business project
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Late one evening late in the fifth consecutive 70-plus-hour week on a major project for a valued client, my mind was a little blurred.
DALTON ALSO IS SPEARHEADING a major project to upgrade the company's technology and move it into a data warehouse environment that will constitute its official books and records and should be a significant simplification of the company's accounting procedures.
One of the major projects that were expected to move on this quarter is Saudi Aramco- Ras Tanura Expansion Project which was valued at $8 billion.
The report says that only one major project in the real estate sector was cancelled in the country during 2008.
The sixth major project, he said, will deal with the development of micro, small and medium sized enterprises.
The major Project outcomes were the decline in HIV prevalence rates; improvement in sexual behaviour patterns; development of demand for condoms; STD services and voluntary counselling and testing (VCT); the institutionalisation of NGO partnerships in the districts; and the establishment of multi-sectoral planning.
Spending cuts and a reduction in grant aid from the Welsh Government led to fears that the two-phase Llantwit Major project could be severely delayed.
Major projects tend to receive intense public scrutiny because they require significant investments of public resources.
The level of complexity in major projects requires a strong, integrated focus on suitable delivery strategies, risk and governance," said KPMG Bahrain head of major projects and risk management advisory team Peter Kohut.
The seminar was opened by KPMG's head of advisory, Narayanan Ramachandran, and included a briefing from Peter Kohut, who heads up the firm's major projects and risk management advisory team.
Last year three of Southern California's major projects were relocations from states that had been scoring California jobs -- Colorado, Nevada and Texas.
Cardiff council's commitment to a new stadium for the city's football club has been questioned after the pounds 140m project was left off a list of major projects planned for the Welsh capital.