At Orana Engineering, project management is about delivering high quality outcomes for our clients. Our experienced Project Managers co-ordinate all aspects of a project to ensure the client’s targets are consistently achieved. Managing the core elements of cost, quality and schedule, successful project management realises the right balance and manages conflicts between each one.
Also of great importance for successful project management is the understanding of the client’s needs and expectations. Orana Engineering’s Project Managers have a unique skillset to draw upon with their combination of site experience, practical backgrounds and engineering qualifications allowing them to truly understand our clients' needs and expectations and create outcomes that align with this, meeting all key HSEC, quality assurance, cost and schedule targets throughout the process.
In the role of Project Manager, Orana Engineering has the experience and resources to:
- Co-ordinate various work groups and organisations;
- Schedule and co-ordinate regular meetings;
- Manage project variations;
- Promote and enforce client HSEC requirements;
- Prepare and track project schedules;
- Communicate project matters to all relevant parties;
- Schedule permits and outages;
- Prepare project reports; and
- Track budgets, budget forecasting and cost control.
Engaging our project management services ensures that all aspects which effect the delivery of a project are the responsibility of our Project Managers, including resolving commercial issues, tendering and liaising with subcontractors, risk management and HSEC issues, commissioning and handover. Personnel have access to a wide range of tools, procedures and processes that have been developed and refined by Orana Engineering to ensure effective cost estimation, management of budgets and change management.
Our project management services are of value throughout all stages of a project, from concept design through to detailed design, construction and handover. An experienced Orana Engineering Project Manager adds value to a project by:
- Dedicating a resource to manage the project, freeing up the time of the client so they can focus on the day to day operational issues;
- Allowing clients to remain informed and be in control of the project without having to dedicate time to managing the details;
- Providing the potential to achieve the highest quality outcome by engaging a practical Project Manager that has the time, expertise and experience to do the job right. Orana Engineering’s Project Managers are skilled engineers with hands on site experience;
- Seamlessly integrating additional services as required such as Client Engineer, design drafting, drawing revisions and drawing management giving clients one point of contact for any mechanical, electrical, structural or control systems engineering services requirements; and
- Offering the confidence of an experienced project management service with a proven track record.
An added advantage of being a smaller organisation is that for larger projects (i.e. >$2.5M), we can act on behalf of the client in the role of Project Manager and/or Client Engineer without a conflict of interest, as Orana Engineering do not tend to pursue design works for larger engineering projects.
Orana Engineering has a proven track record ensuring outcomes are consistently achieved and has project managed projects with values in excess of $20M. Our reliable Project Managers are technical experts and bring a depth of knowledge and experience to every project.
Contact Orana Engineering for further information about our project management services or to request a no obligation proposal. Our Capability Statement is also available for download providing more information about the services Orana Engineer offers.
Orana Engineering Project Management
Onsite Accommodation Camp Services
Orana Engineering was engaged by Glencore's Oaky Creek Coal Mine in Central Queensland to assist with the design and construction of an onsite accommodation camp on the mine lease, including primarily the HV substation for power supply and potable water storage and supply.Read more
Reagents Lightning Protection
To ensure the CHPP reagent tank farm lighting protection systems were adequate and complied with Australian standards, Moranbah North requested Orana Engineering undertake a review and design for an upgrade of the lightning protection systems (LPS) installed for the tank farm area.Read more
Redraw Dragline DL007 Drawings
To improve the maintainability of plant electrical systems and personnel safety, Glencore's Hail Creek Mine employed the drawing revision services of Orana Engineering to redraw all electrical power, control and termination diagrams associated with its Dragline 7 (DL007) into AutoCAD formatRead more
Redraw Electrical Drawings
To ensure plant maintainability and personnel safety, Dyno Nobel employed the services of Orana Engineering to redraw its low voltage (LV) and high voltage (HV) single line diagrams (SLD) whilst also confirming the drawings accuracy and functionality.Read more
SAG Mill Cover
BHP Billiton Cannington Mine, located in North West Queensland is a significant miner and exporter of silver and lead concentrate via the Port of Townsville. Orana Engineering was engaged by Cannington site maintenance to provide workshop fabrication drawings for a replacement cover to address the issue of corrosion that was present around flanges and access openings on the existing SAG mill trommel sump cover.Read more
Sewage Treatment Plant Refurbishment
To increase productivity as well as maintaining compliance with current legislative standards, Glencore Coal employed the services of Orana Engineering to design, manage and oversee the installation of the electrical portion of their sewage treatment plant upgrade.Read more
Tank Farm Upgrade
Melbourne Bio Diesel’s (MBD) James Cook University (JCU) research facility required an elevated level area to allow the installation of a series of tanks for the purpose of storing fresh sea water. Orana Engineering was requested to provide a design solution that not only increased efficiency with the tank draining but to also improve safety around the new tanks.Read more
Tank Static Line
All mine and industrial sites will list safety as their highest priority within their day to day operations. In line with this philosophy, management at Carpentaria Gold’s Ravenswood Operation enlisted the assistance of Orana Engineering to design a fall arrest system that could be easily removed and repositioned above the multiple leach tanks on site to allow for the safe removal and servicing of tank agitators.Read more
TC04 Trunk Conveyor Extensions
Carborough Downs Coal Mine is an underground operation located in Central Queensland that utilises conveyors to transport mined raw material to the surface for processing. As operations progress and new maingate headings are mined, trunk conveyor extensions are required.Read more
Tippler Refurbishment Feasibility
The Glencore Port Operations in Townsville operate an export facility for minerals concentrate and refined copper within the Port of Townsville precinct. The concentrate in-loading rotaside tippler has been identified as being at end of life and a feasibility study was commissioned in order to review the like-for-like replacement option for refurbishment of the tippler, considering the increased demand on the tippler moving forward.Read more