PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Project Category
Aged Care

Large Scale Residential

Project
Project Management Consultancy - Various Sites & Villages


Project Manager
Peter Watters


Client
Metlifecare


Location
Client's New Zealand Property Portfolio


Size
Various depending on project type and location


Services Provided
  • Project management
  • Programme management
  • Cost management
  • Contract administration
Challenges
  • Varying remediation and upgrade projects across a diverse range of sites:
    • Common area upgrades
    • Café refurbishments
    • Lift upgrades
    • Swimming pool and facility upgrades
    • Deck and balcony upgrades
    • Acoustic performance upgrades
  • Annual client capex planning and delivery required rapid pace to design, consent, procure and deliver.
  • Large volume of projects managed across a number of facilities throughout the client’s property portfolio.
  • Intensive stakeholder engagement and communication planning to ensure all work at all stages was correctly managed with the appropriate client management teams.
  • Establishing best practice project and contract management process and documentation to assist the client with future project and project management endeavours and function.
Outcome
  • Implemented new conditions of construction contract(s) for use across our client’s property portfolio.
  • Full integration with the client’s operations and management processes and procedures to ensure an aligned and streamlined end to end management service.
  • Successfully delivered high impact, high quality and fast-tracked projects to achieve client’s budget and property improvement strategy.
  • Introduced rigid project planning, design and execution process which became standard practice and improvement to client’s overall project delivery methods.
  • Established and maintained tremendous rapport with head office and village management staff and personnel; focus on taking responsibility, accountability, and consistently providing a high level of timely and informed communication.