Posted on August 3, 2018

Procurement strategy in construction


A Guide to Procurement Strategy for Construction

Procurement is key to improving business profitability and performance. It can streamline operations, maximise outputs and identify better sources of supply. Today, businesses face increasing challenges as expectations for value-driven procurement rise.

Posted on August 3, 2018

Electrical Safety in Mining


Electrical Safety For Mining Operations

Electrical hazards are a leading cause of accidents and fatalities on mining sites. Electricity used in mines provides lighting, detonates explosions and runs power equipment. This electrical equipment puts mines at higher risk of damage, injury and fatalities. The combination of the mined materials, dust and gases can turn a minor electrical accident into an explosion or fire.

Posted on June 21, 2018

Avoiding construction schedule/project delays

Why Your Construction Project Is Falling Behind Schedule … And How to Avoid It

How to Avoid Costly Delays For Your Construction Project

In the construction industry, completing projects on time while maintaining quality and compliance with safety standards is challenging. Many things can get in the way of delivering a project on schedule, including unexpected weather, scope creep, errors in communication, and contractors running behind schedule.

Posted on April 12, 2018

7 ways to reduce your air-conditioning bills


With ever-rising energy prices, it’s an unfortunate fact that electricity has been continually pushing the cost-of-living and business overheads up for many PNG families and companies alike. Even with endless discussions from politicians and energy providers, there seems to be little chance of change in sight.

Posted on February 20, 2018

HOW TO: Hire The Best Construction Crew For Your Next PME Project.


Whether it’s finding a single employee or an entire team for your next construction project, you surely know the recruitment experience, patience and grit it takes to attract – and keep the most talented and reliable workers in the industry. Regardless of the size and scope of your project.

Posted on December 12, 2017

PME and Nexans: bringing energy to life in PNG


At PME, we’re always innovating, and always incorporating new and better technology as we work towards a safer and more efficient future in construction in PNG. That’s why we’re happy to announce our latest partnership: with Nexans.

Posted on November 3, 2017

Fighting fire strategically: how fire safety services keep your business safe


If you’re like most business owners, you probably have a finger on the pulse of your business at all times. You’re continually refining your practices to streamline your operations, strengthen your service delivery, and improve your bottom line. But, like many other business owners, you might be neglecting one of the most important aspects in safeguarding your financial future: your fire services.