Much of what is learned through experience is not written in a book. In particular the NT has requirements that other parts of the country don’t, such as Land Tenure and AAPA clearance. In addition to this some communities have multiple land tenures within themselves which is extremely important with greenfield projects. Roads are also a prime example where experience with land tenure is critical as some communities have all three Council, NTG and Federal Government controlled roads within them.
Risk to the project is reduced through an experienced Project Manager. It’s important for a number of reasons which all relate to successful delivery of the project. Non delivery can lead to many negative outcomes such as a community not receiving infrastructure, money being returned to the funding provider, risk to Corporate Image and lowering the chances of receiving future project funding.