University Partnerships

University Partnership Capability Statement

Guest Lectures
Product discussion (free) – introductory lectures about selected topics of our areas experience.

Subject topic (paid) – delivery of a course / subject materials in construction management of our areas of expertise.

We perform subject matter expertise for our clients in various areas of construction planning, CAD visualisation, 4D BIM and forensic planning. This expertise usually involves applying an innovation approach to a client’s problem. We create solutions for them, which incorporate collaboration among our consulting departments. This consultancy expertise guides our knowledge sharing via our industry and university partnerships.

 

Industry Advisory Board (IAB)
Our membership on IAB provides experienced insight into construction planning careers, pathways, innovation and knowledge. Our experience with real-world projects helps to maintain course content relevant with regard to planning/innovation and industry experience.

 

Employer of choice & cadetships
We invest in the future construction management leaders with development and career opportunities by offering cadetships and jobs to graduates. They will work alongside industry experts, receiving strong direction and training to develop professional and personal skills.      

Established in 1993, Solid Support is a Consultancy firm that provides specialist project management programming and related services to the construction industry. We work with leading contractors and principals on a wide range of building projects within various sectors such as education, commercial and residential.

We are working on partnership programmes and innovation projects with various Universities. Our experience is summarised in this Capability Statement. 

Our areas of expertise:

Our Experience

The Bachelor of Construction Project Management (BCPM) degree relies on our Industry Advisory Board (IAB) to provide feedback on our degree’s relevance to employers in the built environment industry. The University of Technology Sydney deeply values Solid Support’s participation in our IAB. We strive to advance the teaching of innovative and current construction techniques in our BCPM degree.

Solid Support is a leader of innovative construction planning consultancy services. We are assured that our graduates are trained in the skills required by industry.

Peter Smith - University of Technology Sydney

Powerproject Educational Software Licences

Powerproject is one of the world’s leading project management software solutions and is specifically designed for the construction industry. As the reseller of Powerproject in Australia, we offer free unlimited Powerproject Educational licenses to Universities that have engaged in a partnership with us to help students learn how to work with project management software.
Australian companies using Powerproject are:

If Powerproject is chosen to be used in course curriculum, our consultancy team are available to:
– Guest Lecture on the software
– Deliver training to staff and Students
– Provide web based tutorials