This presentation deals with the issues involved in understanding and running
successful capital projects in terms of Executive control, internal project environment,
project management integrative and control functions, project phases, work breakdown
structure (WBS) and how they all relate. Key success factors are identified.
The presentation places special emphasis on the importance of forming linkages
to the project external environment, and a separate section deals with project
management education and professionalism, its basis and importance. Appendices
cover construction project management functions, essentials rules for WBS work
packages and a short Glossary of Project Management Terminology.