New topics at IPMA Advanced Courses 2014

6 January 2022
The next bouquet of seven parallel IPMA Advanced Courses will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark, Thursday 6th – Saturday 8th March 2014. IPMA offers you an opportunity to expand your [...]

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Seasonal Greetings

20 December 2021
This year was a good year for NETLIPSE with 3 online Network Meetings and 6 IPAT® Assessments. Yet, we do really look forward to networking with you face-to-face in 2022. On that note, we'll soon be announcing the location of our 2022 Spring Network Meeting. Also, stay tuned for some exciting news related to our website. [...]

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Procurement strategy: Piloting a new approach in Norway

18 November 2021
Support Tool for Effective Procurement Strategy (STEPS) Despite decades of theoretical study and experimentation in practice, “how to” actually procure infrastructure still lacks a complete and evidence-based guide, relying heavily [...]

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Fall Network Meeting 2021 – Contracting and Delivering Sustainability

9 November 2021
Contracting and Delivering Sustainability Our Fall Network Meeting took place November 9th from 13:00 to 15:00hrs (CET). In the meeting we discussed ways of translating sustainability goals into procurement criteria [...]

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Register now for the Fall Network Meeting 2021

20 October 2021
Contracting and Delivering Sustainability We invite you to join us for the online Network Meeting on November 9th to explore how to translate sustainability goals into procurement processes. In this meeting we will [...]

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Implementing Early Contractor Involvement: balancing innovation and risk

6 June 2021
Sunday 6 June 2021 Implementing Early Contractor Involvment: balancing innovation and risk The 30th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place online last Tuesday May 18th from 13:00 to 15:00. This was [...]

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Register now for the Spring Network Meeting 2021

3 May 2021
Implementing Early Contractor Involvement: balancing innovation and risk The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place online on May 18th from 13:00 to 15:00hrs (CEST). Once we’ve confirmed your registration we’ll send [...]

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Sharing lessons on Early Contractor Involvement

25 March 2021
Following the successes of our virtual Network Meetings, an extra NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place on Wednesday, March 17th. This third virtual NETLIPSE meeting centered on the topic of Early [...]

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Extra Network Meeting: Perspectives on Early Contractor Involvement

12 March 2021
The programme is now available! Online Network MeetingAs you know the Network Meeting will take place online on Wednesday, March 17th 13:00 – 15:00 (GMT+1). Hopefully you have saved the date in your [...]

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New insights about integrated project delivery

22 January 2021
Integrated Project Development is often associated with harnessing the knowledge and experience of all parties throughout all phases of an infrastructure project. It’s a topic that receives a lot of [...]

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Happy Holiday Season!

23 December 2020
Thank you for your contribution to NETLIPSE in 2020! We wish you and yours a wonderful holiday season and a healthy and bright new year. Considering the success of our [...]

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Seasonal greetings from NETLIPSE

20 December 2019
Dear NETLIPSE member, Thank you for your contribution to NETLIPSE in 2019! We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and we hope to meet you again at the next [...]

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NETLIPSE Research news

13 December 2019
New NETLIPSE Research Ambassador We are pleased to announce that the group of NETLIPSE Research Ambassadors has welcomed a new member: Leentje Volker. Leentje is Professor of Integrated Project Delivery [...]

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Parma Network Meeting: May 25th – 26th

13 December 2019
As announced during the Utrecht Network Meeting, the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Parma. The Network Meeting will be hosted by the Interregional Agency for the Po River [...]

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Article on Megaprojects and Postmodernism

27 November 2019
Article on Megaprojects and Postmodernism By Dr Rodney TurnerLondon School of Economics Project management has traditionally been based on a modernist perspective.  However, since the 1960s, postmodernism has been proposed [...]

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An inspiring NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Utrecht!

31 October 2019
The 27th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place in Utrecht on the 28th and 29th of October 2019. We would like to thank the Dutch Railway Infrastructure Manager ProRail for all their [...]

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The Utrecht final programme is now available!

4 October 2019
ProgrammeThe final programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Utrecht is available now! We would like to thank ProRail, the Dutch Railway Infrastructure Manager, for hosting this 27th Network Meeting. [...]

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The Network Meeting preliminary programme is available!

2 September 2019
Preliminary ProgrammeThe preliminary programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Utrecht is now available. Several highlights of the programme are:  Several European perspectives on delivering a project with many stakeholders in [...]

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Register for the Utrecht Network Meeting now!

16 July 2019
Utrecht instead of AmsterdamIn contrast to our previous e-mail, we would like to inform you that the next Network Meeting, hosted by ProRail on October 28th-29th 2019, will take place [...]

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Next Network Meeting: Amsterdam 28th-29th October

19 June 2019
As announced at the previous Network Meeting in Tampere (Finland), the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place on October 28th-29th. Please save the dates in your agenda! We are happy [...]

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Summary, presentations and photos of the Tampere Network Meeting

15 May 2019
The presentations and photos of the Tampere Network Meeting are now available.  [click here to view the summary, presentations and photos] We would like to thank the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency [...]

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Final programme Tampere Network Meeting is available

29 April 2019
The final programme is now available! The final programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Tampere is available.  [DOWNLOAD FINAL PROGRAMME] Several highlights of the programme are:   A visit [...]

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Doctoral Thesis NETLIPSE Chairman Hans Ruijter

5 April 2019
NETLIPSE Chairman Hans Ruijter (Rijkswaterstaat, The Netherlands) has completed his PhD-research on ‘Resilient Partnership’ last week, on Wednesday the 27th of March. We would like to congratulate Hans with this [...]

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Preliminary Programme Tampere Network Meeting is online

1 April 2019
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Tampere (Finland).The Network Meeting will be hosted by Väylä – the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency. Dates of the meeting: 13th and [...]

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Don’t forget to register for the Tampere Network Meeting

22 March 2019
The upcoming NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Tampere (Finland).The Network Meeting will be hosted by Väylä – the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency. Dates of the meeting: 13th and 14th [...]

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Modernisation of the Gabčíkovo Water structure Locks will start this year

27 February 2019
During the NETLIPSE 2018 Spring Meeting in Bratislava we visited the Gabčíkovo Locks The locks at the Gabčíkovo Waterworks will undergo complete innovation and modernisation over the next years. These are [...]

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Successful IPAT Assessor Training in Stockholm

24 January 2019
New Assessors!On Friday January 18th 2019 an IPAT Assessor training took place in Stockholm, hosted by Trafikverket – the Swedish Transport Administration. In total 10 participants from different countries joined this training. [...]

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Seasonal Greetings from NETLIPSE

20 December 2018
Dear all, Thank you for your contribution to NETLIPSE in 2018! We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and we hope to meet you again at the next NETLIPSE [...]

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IPAT news update

12 December 2018
Are you interested in becoming an IPAT Assessor? NETLIPSE is continuously searching for new (Lead) Assessors to join our IPAT-teams! IPAT assessors are part of the international peer-to-peer IPAT assessments [...]

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Presentations and photos of the Oslo Network Meeting

14 November 2018
The presentations and photos of the Oslo Network Meeting are now online.  [click here to view the summary, presentations and photos] We would like to thank Nye Veier, the Norwegian University [...]

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Final programme Oslo Network Meeting is available!

2 November 2018
The final programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Oslo is available now! We would like to thank Nye Veier, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Statens Vegvesen, Jernbanedirektoratet and [...]

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Preliminary Programme Oslo Network Meeting is online

5 October 2018
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Oslo, Norway and is organised and/or sponsored by Nye Veier, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Statens Vegvesen, Jernbanedirektoratet and [...]

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Have you already registered for the Oslo Network Meeting?

21 September 2018
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Oslo. The Network Meeting will be hosted by Nye Veier, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and most probably Statens Vegvesen. [...]

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Amsterdam’s North-South metro line is now open

26 July 2018
Last Saturday (21st of July) one of the projects that has been discussed during several NETLIPSE Network Meetings has been opened: the Amsterdam North/South metro line. The North/South line links [...]

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NETLIPSE news update June 2018

12 June 2018
Invitation from the Dutch Province: provinsje fryslân In the first week of October 2018 the Dutch province of Friesland (provinsje fryslân) will organise an Infrastructure week and has invited the NETLIPSE [...]

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Upcoming events

30 April 2018
Next NETLIPSE Network MeetingThe next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Norway (exact location, to be determined). The Network Meeting will be most probably be hosted by Statens Vegvesen, [...]

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Presentations and photos of Bratislava Network Meeting are now online

11 April 2018
The presentations, photos and summary of the Bratislava Network Meeting are now online. [click here to view the presentations, photos and summary] We would like to thank the Ministry of Transport and [...]

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Have you already registered for Bratislava? The final programme is now online!

30 March 2018
Final ProgrammeThe final programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Bratislava is online now! We would like to thank the Slovakian Ministry of Transport and Construction for hosting this 24th Network [...]

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Preliminary Programme Bratislava Network Meeting is online

9 March 2018
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Bratislava, Slovak Republic and will be hosted by the Ministry of Transport. Dates of the meeting: Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th of April 2018 [...]

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Slovakian news update: new bypass for the city of Žilina

19 February 2018
The regional city of Žilina in the North of Slovakia has been waiting for a solution for its traffic situation for a long time. Two trans-European corridors intersect right in this [...]

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Bratislava Network Meeting is now open for registrations!

9 February 2018
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Bratislava, Slovak Republic and will be hosted by the Ministry of Transport. Dates of the meeting: Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th of April 2018 [...]

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Happy Holidays!

21 December 2017
Thank you for your contribution to NETLIPSE in 2017! We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and we hope to meet you again at the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting [...]

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Next Network Meeting in Bratislava on 9th and 10th of April 2018

5 December 2017
Save the date! The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Bratislava, Slovak Republic and will be hosted by the Ministry of Transport! More information will follow soon, but first: please save [...]

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Research Café Follow Up

1 December 2017
After a successfull Research Café during the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Munich, the researchers provided a document with background information and summaries. The information is now online! [click here to [...]

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Presentations Munich are online

22 November 2017
The presentations of the Munich Network Meeting are online already. The photos and summary will follow as soon as possible. [click here to view the presentations] We would like to [...]

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Final programme Munich online!

2 November 2017
The final programme for our 23rd NETLIPSE Network Network Meeting in Munich, Germany, is online! This event is hosted by the Oberste Baubehörde im Bayerischen Staatsministerium des Innern, für Bau [...]

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Munich Preliminary Programme is available

11 October 2017
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Munich, Germany, hosted by Oberste Baubehörde im Bayerischen Staatsministerium des Innern, für Bau und Verkehr (Bavarian Ministry of the Interior, structures [...]

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Introduction of new positions in NETLIPSE

7 July 2017
Since the last Network Meeting, multiple positions within the NETLIPSE Board and Management Team have been changed. With this update, we would like to inform you about these changes and [...]

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Next Network Meeting in Munich on 20 and 21 November 2017

29 June 2017
Save the date! The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Munich, Germany! More information will follow soon, but first: please save the date for this next NETLIPSE event: Monday [...]

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Presentations Rotterdam are online

9 May 2017
The presentations are online already. The photos and summary will follow as soon as possible. [click here to view the presentations] We would like to thank the Rijkswaterstaat organisation for [...]

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Don´t forget to register for the NWM, already 44 participants from 10 countries!

21 April 2017
Now the programme is finalised, we are all looking forward to very exciting days Rotterdam! At this moment already 44 participants have registered from 10 different countries. Do not miss [...]

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Final programme online!

20 April 2017
The final programme for our 22nd NETLIPSE Network Network Meeting in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, is online! This event is hosted by Rijkswaterstaat, the organisation responsible for the design, construction, management [...]

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Preliminary Programme Rotterdam online!

25 March 2017
The preliminary programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Rotterdam is online!  [DOWNLOAD PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME] [REGISTER FOR THE ROTTERDAM NETWORK MEETING] We would like to thank the Rijkswaterstaat organisation for [...]

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Congratulations to the 20 new IPAT assessors!

14 March 2017
Last monday, 20 brand new IPAT assessors attended the IPAT assessor training in London. In a full day session, Pau Lian Staal and Stuart Baker trained the group in knowledge [...]

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RailTech Europe 2017 Conference

1 March 2017
From 28 till 30 March 2017, ProRail will host the 11th edition of the RailTech Europe 2017 Conference in Utrecht, the Netherlands. Important representatives from the railway industry will meet [...]

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Network Meeting Rotterdam open for registrations!

6 February 2017
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, hosted by Rijkswaterstaat, the organisation responsible for the design, construction, management and maintenance of the main infrastructure facilities [...]

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Seasonal Greetings from NETLIPSE

23 December 2016
Dear all, Thank you for your contribution to NETLIPSE in 2016! We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and we hope to meet you again at the next NETLIPSE [...]

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Another successful Network Meeting in Turin!

11 November 2016
The 21th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place in Turin, Italy on the 24th and 25th of October 2016. First we would like to thank our partner, the TELT (Tunnel Euralpin Lyon-Turin) organisation , which [...]

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Two IPATs carried out in Italy and Sweden

11 November 2016
Last month, NETLIPSE’s assessors carried out two IPAT assessments on the projects MXP-AT Railink Milan (Italy) and Lake Mälaren (Sweden). MXP-AT Railink Milan The two-phase rail project linking Milan Malpensa [...]

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Final Network Meeting Programme online!

23 September 2016
The final version of the Turin Network Meeting programme is online. This document includes all planned presentations, workshops and other activities during the 24th and 25th of October in Turin. [...]

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Preliminary Programme Network Meeting Turin

19 September 2016
The preliminary programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Turin is online!  [DOWNLOAD PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME] [REGISTER FOR THE TURIN NETWORK MEETING] We would like to thank the TELT (Tunnel Euralpin [...]

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Registration for participation Network Meeting Turin is open!

12 August 2016
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will be in Turin, Italy on Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th of October 2016.  This event is now open for registrations! So this is the time to [...]

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NETLIPSE invites you to join the NETLIPSE network!

3 August 2016
NETLIPSE invites you to join the NETLIPSE network! It is free! Members of the network participate actively and therefore gain benefits from sharing, developing and disseminating knowledge. Members are inspired to [...]

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Three IPAT assessments upcoming still this year!

1 August 2016
Following the two successful IPAT assessments last year (SAA A6 Almere and Stockholm New Metro), there will be three projects assessed this yearwith the IPAT (Infrastructure Project Assessment Tool): MXP-AT Railink [...]

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Final programme Network Meeting London online

25 March 2016
The final programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in London is online. Check our interesting programme and join us in London. Registration is still open till the 4th of April. [...]

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Anniversary Network Meeting in London

16 February 2016
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in London on the 18th and 19th of April 2016 and will be hosted by the UK Department for Transport. The meeting will take place [...]

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Project movie Stockholm Metro

5 February 2016
Last year the expansion of the Stockholm Metro is assessed by the IPAT team and was thereby able to improve its project organisation. The following gives a clear overview over [...]

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New publication Derek Walker

19 January 2016
In 2014, Derek Walker joined NETLIPSE during the Network Meeting in Brussels. At that moment he told us his experiences with alliancing in Australia. Currently, he succeeded to publish an [...]

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Per Rydberg is Swedish Project Manager of the year!

8 January 2016
Per Rydberg, NETLIPSE board member, has been recognized as Swedish Project Manager of the Year for the Hallandsås Tunnel project! NETLIPSE sends its congratulations to him for this huge achievement [...]

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Martina Huemann wins IPMA Research Award 2015!

8 January 2016
Professor Dr. Martina Huemann received the IPMA Research Award 2015 for her study into Human Resource Management in project-oriented organizations. Congratulations Martina and we look forward to working with you [...]

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Happy Holiday Season!

24 December 2015
Dear NETLIPSE member, Thank you for your contribution in 2015! We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and we hope to meet you again during the celebrations of NETLIPSE [...]

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NETLIPSE approach is praised!

6 November 2015
The NETLIPSE approach is specific mentioned as good pratice in the research ‘Update on Investments in Large TEN-T Projects’. This publication in the sector of Transport and Tourism is an [...]

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Final programme Network Meeting Krakow available

28 August 2015
The final version of the Network Meeting in Krakow is available! Please make sure you register on the website in order to participate during this NETLIPSE event. Click here to [...]

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Preliminary Programme Krakow online

26 August 2015
Like announced in our previous mailings, the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will be in Krakow on 12th and 13th of October. The preparations are in full swing, where we already [...]

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Collaborative Project Procurement Arrangements

10 June 2015
Derek Walker’s book is out! In total 50 persons are interviewed, including some NETLIPSE members. The book has several things that you, as NETLIPSE participants, will find very useful. 1. It [...]

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Studie Stakeholder Management (in German)

10 June 2015
The following report on Stakeholder Management is the result of research of GPM, where some NETLIPSE members were involved. The report emphasizes on the status of stakeholder management in companies. Only [...]

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Delivering European Megaprojects

8 June 2015
This guide translates the research findings of the MEGAPROJECT COST Action into actionable recommendations for policy and practice. MEGAPROJECT is a network of over 80 researchers from 25 countries that [...]

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Save the date: Transport Research Arena

28 May 2015
We would like to inform you about the next Transport Research Arena on 18-21 April 2016, Warsaw. The Sixth Edition of the most innovative European conference on transport research designed to find solutions [...]

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Invitation to the 1st Megaprojects Special Interest Group Meeting

28 May 2015
On behalf of IPMA and  the local  Organising Committee, we would like to inform you about the program for the 1st IPMA Megaprojects meeting, which will be taking place on the3rd and 4th September 2015in [...]

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NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Göteborg was successful!

19 May 2015
The 18th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place in Göteborg, Sweden on the 11th and 12th of May 2015 and was very successful! The summary, presentations and photos are published on the website. Click [...]

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Final programme Network Meeting Göteborg available

7 May 2015
The final version of the programme for the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Göteborg is available!The programme looks very promising, so we wish you all a interesting and informative Network Meeting! [...]

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Registration Network Meeting Göteborg is open!

1 April 2015
The registration for the oncoming NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Göteborg on the 11th and 12 th of May is open! We would like to thank the Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) who [...]

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Amsterdam learns valuable lessons from London

6 March 2015
At the end of 2014, a delegation from the Amsterdam Metro and Tram organisation travelled to London to learn more about the London Underground and the UK Department for Transport [...]

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NETLIPSE and IPAT brochure

18 February 2015
The new brochure of NETLIPSE and the IPAT for 2015 is online! This brochure contains all information about the NETLIPSE network and the characteristics of the Infrastructure Project Assessment Tool. [...]

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NETLIPSE Strategic Plan 2014-2017

18 February 2015
The NETLIPSE Strategic Plan for period of 2014 till 2017 is published on the website! This information about the organisation of NETLIPSE and its mission and goals are public and [...]

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The Best Value Approach at Rijkswaterstaat

17 February 2015
The following studies analyse the Best Value Approach within our partner organisation Rijkswaterstaat. Click here for the article [...]

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NETLIPSE research “Public Project Management in North-Western Europe”

17 February 2015
The following research is executed in cooperation with the NETLIPSE organisation. It is a research on perspectives on management success of European public project managers, involved in major infrastructure projects. [...]

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NETLIPSE involved in ‘Study on investments in large TEN-T projects’

27 January 2015
This study updates the TEN-T investment study completed in early 2013 and adds five new case studies to the analysis, three of which deal with mega projects that are still [...]

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Short summary – Network Meeting Vienna

5 December 2014
The 17th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place in Vienna,  Austria on the 24th and 25th of November 2014.  First we would like to thank our partners, the Österreichische Bundesbahnen (ÖBB), [...]

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NETLIPSE twitter account

21 November 2014
NETLIPSE launched a twitter account! So if you have any suggestions, comments, news or interesting topics to share, please use the hashtag #NETLIPSE. During the oncoming Network Meeting in Vienna, the [...]

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Registration Network Meeting Vienna

10 October 2014
On behalf of the NETLIPSE Board, we are very pleased to invite you to the next Network Meeting that will take place in Vienna, Austria on November 24-25th 2014. We would [...]

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Science, technology and innovation policy

22 September 2014
How are science and technology used outside research, and how can research foster innovation in Europe? These questions are particularly relevant in the light of the Europe 2020 strategy seeking [...]

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IPMA World Congress

22 September 2014
The 28th edition of the IPMA World Congress will be held from September 29th to October 1st in the City of Rotterdam, The Netherlands under the main theme: “Innovation through [...]

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Water – Its control and combination

16 June 2014
Multifunctionality and flood defences Multifunctionality: the combination of road and dike projects can save costs and, at the same time, generate new sources of revenue. The damming function of the [...]

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20th International Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovation (ICE 2014)

6 June 2014
The final program of the 20th International Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovation (ICE 2014) is on line.   Just few numbers about ICE 2014: 100 IEEE papers, 30 international workshops, [...]

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Presentations of Network Meeting Brussels available

16 May 2014
The presenters at the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Brussels have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the presentations of the meeting here. [...]

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Brussels Network Meeting Final Programme available

5 May 2014
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in a few days in Brussels and promises to be an interesting event. You can find the programme of the meeting here. If [...]

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Swedish trainees of Trafikverket visited Dutch Rijkswaterstaat project SAA

11 April 2014
Evin Sundqvist and Josefin Andersson paid a visit to SAA for two weeks to learn more about Rijkswaterstaat. As trainees of the Swedish transport Administration, Trafikverket, they chose to carry [...]

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Sweden and The Netherlands sharing knowledge

17 March 2014
On February 27, the Director-General of Rijkswaterstaat, Jan Hendrik Dronkers and his Swedish counterpart of rail and road construction agency Trafikverket, Gunnar Malm signed a Letter of Intent. With this [...]

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Network Meeting Brussels Provisional Programme

16 March 2014
On behalf of the NETLIPSE Board, we are very pleased to invite you to the next Network Meeting that will take place in Brussels, Belgium on May 12-13th 2014. We [...]

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Successful Final Meeting of Rethink!PSM Focus Group in Vienna

17 February 2014
The final Rethink!PSM workshop took place at the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business on January 30th from 09:00 – 15:30. Some visual impressions of the meeting are available here. More detailed information [...]

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ICEC 2014 – IX World Congress – Call for Papers

31 January 2014
The aim of the ICEC World Congress Milan is to illustrate significant international experiences and practices, with the goal of correlating needs and achieved results to facilitate a greater dissemination of [...]

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PPP A1/A6 wins EMEA Road Deal of the Year Award

21 January 2014
We would like to congratulate our NETLIPSE partner Rijkswaterstaat and the members of SAAOne with their award for Road Deal of the Year by EMEA. The A1/A6 public-private partnership (PPP) [...]

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International Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovation – Call for Contributions

13 January 2014
You are cordially invited to submit your contribution to the 20th ICE – IEEE TMC Europe Conference, 23-25 June 2014, Bergamo (Italy). Based on 20 years of history the International [...]

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Invitation to Rethink!PSM Final Focus Group Workshop Vienna

2 January 2014
On behalf of Martina Huemann and Pernille Eskerod we are pleased to invite you to the next and final Rethink!PSM workshop that will take place at the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business [...]

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Report of Network Meeting Bratislava

20 December 2013
On the 18th and 19th of November 2013 the 15th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place in Bratislava, Slovakia. The meeting was generously hosted by our partner, the Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional [...]

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Season’s Greetings!

19 December 2013
2013 marked the start of a new era for NETLIPSE. Chairman of the Supervisory Board Per-Olov Karlsson from the Swedish Transport Administration took over from Leendert Bouter, from the Dutch [...]

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Guidebook for Financing Infrastructure for Transport and Logistics within the Northern Dimension

16 December 2013
The researchers of the Northern Dimension Partnership of Transport and Logistics, NDPTL and the Lappeenranta University of Technology have been so kind to share their Guidebook to Financing Infrastructure for [...]

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ICEC 2014 World Congress – Call for Papers – Total Cost Management in Difficult Times

10 December 2013
Corporate profitability and cost controls in difficult times: two goals to be achieved by applying Total Cost Management in international practice and experience. The serious global crisis of financial markets [...]

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Pictures of NWM Bratislava available

4 December 2013
The pictures that were made during the 15th NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Bratislava are now available. You can find them here. [...]

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Presentations of Network Meeting Bratislava available

20 November 2013
The presenters at the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Bratislava have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the presentations of the meeting here. [...]

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Bratislava Network Meeting Programme available

13 November 2013
The next NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in a few days in Bratislava and promises to be an interesting event. You can find the programme of the meeting here. If [...]

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IPAT Presentation at STOA Workshop

17 October 2013
On the 26th of September Stuart Baker, Deputy Chairman of NETLIPSE from the UK Department for Transport, discussed our experiences “Assessing the Health and Deliverability of Projects” throught IPAT assessements at the [...]

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IPAT Presentation at STOA Workshop

26 September 2013
On the 26th of September Stuart Baker, Deputy Chairman of NETLIPSE from the UK Department for Transport, discussed our experiences “Assessing the Health and Deliverability of Projects” throught IPAT assessements at the [...]

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STOA Workshop on Financing and Assessing Large Scale Infrastructure Projects

9 September 2013
WORKSHOP: European Parliament STOA (Science and Technology Options Assessment) workshop on financing and assessing large scale infrastructure projects. Join us at this interesting workshop by registering here. Stuart Baker, Deputy Chairman [...]

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Conference: Project Management in the Public Sector

16 August 2013
Krakow, 28th and 29th of November 2013 The aim of the conference is to present the challenges posed to the public sector organizations by the development of project activities, and [...]

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TEN-T Days 2013 – Tallin, Estonia – 16-18 October 2013

4 July 2013
Connecting Europe On the Move for a New TEN-T! European Commission Vice-President Siim Kallas, Ministers, Members of the European Parliament and key stakeholders will gather together to discuss the future [...]

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Next Network Meeting in Bratislava

25 June 2013
NETLIPSE is very happy to announce that the next Network Meeting will be held in Bratislava, Slovakia on the 18th and 19th of November 2013. Our partner, the Slovak Ministry [...]

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Presentations of Network Meeting Helsinki

29 May 2013
The presenters at the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Helsinki have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the presentations of the meeting here. [...]

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Interesting discussions during first day of NWM in Helsinki

27 May 2013
The presentation of Mauri Mäkiaho and Mikko Heiskanen, Project Managers at the Finnish Transport Agency, triggered an interesting discussion on the Finnish alliance model with respect to EU procurement regulations. Pekka [...]

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New Chairman of the Board: Per-Olov Karlsson

26 May 2013
NETLIPSE is proud to announce that Per-Olov Karlsson is the new Chairman of the NETLIPSE Board. During the NETLIPSE Board Meeting in Helsinki on the 26th of May the formal transition [...]

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Final Programme Network Meeting Helsinki

25 May 2013
The 14th NETLIPSE Network Meeting will take place in Helsinki on May 27-28th. We would like to thank our partner, the Finnish Transport Agency, which has been so kind to [...]

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PhD research on Project Selection and Termination in Organizations

8 March 2013
Professor Rodney Turner from SKEMA Business School kindely invites you to participate in the “Project Selection and Termination in Organizations” PhD research. Participation only takes 15 minutes and will help [...]

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Announcement: Brazilian Infrastructure Forum, March 1st, London

25 February 2013
Projects, Financing Instruments, Opportunities Brazil is moving forward with an ambitious infrastructure program, offering new opportunities for investment in areas such as ports, airports, highways, railroads, electricity, oil & gas. [...]

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Season’s Greetings ’12-’13

9 January 2013
We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and look forward to meeting you at the next Network Meeting, May 27 – 28th 2013 in Helsinki. The NETLIPSE Team [...]

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Booklet: Conflicts between Institutional Frameworks and Managerial Project Practice

5 November 2012
On May 8th 2012 in Copenhagen the first European Infrastructure Procurement Symposium (EIPS) took place organized by the Network for Large Infrastructure Projects (NETLIPSE) and Next Generation Infrastructures (NGInfra). The [...]

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Presentations of Network Meeting Warsaw available online

5 November 2012
The presenters at the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Warsaw have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the presentations and photographs of the meeting here. [...]

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Final Programme Network Meeting Warsaw

5 October 2012
The final programme for the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting which will take place in Warsaw, October 15-16th 2012, is now available here. We are grateful to the Polish General Directorate for National Roads [...]

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Provisional Programme Network Meeting Warsaw available

1 October 2012
The provisional programme for the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting which will take place on October 15 th-16 th in Warsaw is now available here. We are very grateful and would like to thank the Polish [...]

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26th IPMA World Congress

16 September 2012
The IPMA World Congress is recognized as the major annual event for the global project management community to come together to network, learn and discuss new ideas and practice. As [...]

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Risk Zone 2012

9 September 2012
Managing risk in projects is a well-established practice, with agreed processes, accepted methods and proven techniques. Even though it has been long considered a key contributor to project and business success, [...]

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Announcement Network Meeting Warsaw

3 September 2012
We are pleased to announce that the next Network Meeting will take place in Warsaw, October 15-16th 2012. We are grateful to the Polish General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways [...]

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Rethink!PSM workshop

2 September 2012
Special Interest Group Stakeholder Participation and Communication The next Rethink!PSM workshop will take place September 28th September from 09:00 – 16:00 at the University of Southern Denmark. The programme will start [...]

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Network Meeting Copenhagen was a large success!

11 May 2012
All presentations can be found here.   [...]

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Research on Governance and Ethics in Project Management

10 May 2012
The BTI Norwegian Business School would like you to participate in a world-wide study on project governance and ethics. Objective of the study is to identify possible ethical issues in [...]

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Final Programme Network Meeting Copenhagen available

1 May 2012
We are very pleased to invite you to the next NETLIPSE Network Meeting and the European Infrastructure Procurement Symposium 2012 (EIPS 2012) ‘Conflicts between institutional frameworks and managerial  practice: how [...]

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SIG Project Management Open Innovation Collaboration Platform online (1)

13 January 2012
The NETLIPSE Special Interest Group Project Management ePlatform is designed to support open innovation environment initiatives and activities between collaborative partners. You can find the Collaboration Platform here.  [...]

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PTMF Newsletter

6 January 2012
NETLIPSE is now a member of the International Editorial Board of the Newsletter of the Project and Technology Management Foundation, India. You can find the first issue of the Newsletter here.  [...]

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Season’s Greetings

5 December 2011
Network Meetings in Stockholm and Bari. Special Interest Group sessions. Assessments with the Infrastructure Assessment Tool (IPAT). The NETLIPSE Network is going strong. Thank you for your contribution. We hope [...]

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Presentations Network Meeting Bari available online

29 November 2011
The presenters at the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Bari have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the presentations and photographs of the meeting here. [...]

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Opportunities of Open Innovation Environments for Large Infrastructure Projects – NETLIPSE Case Study

10 October 2011
Technological and organizational excellence is the key element for business success in any modernbusiness and project environment. Post globalization and instable business environments demandpermanent improvements and changes of business processes. [...]

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NETLIPSE Network Meeting Bari: new date!

30 September 2011
Due to the recent announcement of the TEN-T Days 2011 “Connecting Europe: Putting Europe’s economy on the move” which have been planned for November 29-30th we have been forced to move [...]

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IPMA Advanced Courses

21 September 2011
IPMA will offer the following advanced courses in Milan, Italy, 7-9 November 2011: A: Effective preparation and start-up of projects. C: Managing project risk, uncertainty and value in new ways E: [...]

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Mundo Project Managment

9 September 2011
The leading project management magazine in Brazil – Mundo Project Management (www.mundopm.com.br) – published an article on NETLIPSE in their latest edition. Vianna Tavares, Pau Lian Staal and Marcel Hertogh describe the NETLIPSE programme and especially  the IPAT (Infrastructure Project Assessment Tool). You can find the article (Portuguese) here. [...]

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Network Meeting Stockholm Report available

29 August 2011
A very successful 10th NETLIPSE Network Meeting took place from 22th-24th May in Stockholm, Sweden. Our new partner, the Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket), has been so generous to cooperate with us in organising this [...]

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NETLIPSE welcomes 150th online member

20 July 2011
Since we launched our new website over one hundred fifty people have decided to join our online community. The online community continues to be a vivid extension of our network. NETLIPSE also invites you to join the [...]

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Dutch Construction Newspaper cites NETLIPSE

11 July 2011
The Dutch construction newspaper Cobouw cites the research of NETLIPSE. The article on excellent management of projects states that in contradiction to what a lot of people might think many large infrastructure projects [...]

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OTMCJ Call for Papers

4 July 2011
Organization, Technology & Management in Construction (ISSN: 1847-5450) OTMCJ is an international journal that promotes and facilitates the development of organization, technology and management in construction, within the regions of [...]

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EPEC paper on State Guarantees in PPPs

20 June 2011
EPEC published a paper on State Guarantees in PPPs. This EPEC paper sets out the range of State Guarantees available to public private partnerships and considers the policy issues that emerge from their [...]

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Network Meeting Bari

13 June 2011
NETLIPSE is very happy to announce that the next Network Meeting will be held in Bari, Italy on the 28th and 29th of November 2011. Our partner, Interporto Regionale della Puglia, has kindly [...]

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NETLIPSE Magazine 9 is published

20 May 2011
NETLIPSE magazine 9 is published. It can be found here. In this edition of the magazine, we have chosen to provide you with a mix of NETLIPSE facts and developments and interesting knowledge from [...]

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Final Programme Network Meeting Stockholm

19 May 2011
The 10th Network Meeting will take place in Stockholm, May 22nd-24th. We would like to thank our partner, the Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket), which has been so kind to cooperate with us in [...]

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TEN-T Priority Projects 2010

2 May 2011
The Directorate General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission published a detailed analysis of the Priority Projects. This report assesses in detail the Priority Projects of the trans-European [...]

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European Court of Auditors noted NETLIPSE

18 April 2011
NETLIPSE has been quoted on pages 31 and 45 of the report ‘Improving Transport Performance on trans-European rail axes: have EU rail Infrastructure Investments been effective?’ by the European Court [...]

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Project Perspectives 2011

11 April 2011
We would like to share the following article with you: “What can project management learn from considering sustainability principles” from NETLIPSE member Martina Huemann, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria. [...]

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EPEC Guide to Guidance – version 2

4 April 2011
EPEC is delighted to announce that version 2 of the Guide to Guidance is now available for download. This Guide seeks to identify the best of breed PPP guidance currently available worldwide. By providing a sourcebook of [...]

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SIG Procurement & Contracting Meeting in Stockholm, January 16th and 17th 2011

24 December 2010
As discussed in Vienna, the SIG Procurement and Contracting wants to do Network Meetings. The next meeting is planned in January 2011 on Monday the 17th in Stockholm. For those who arrive in time [...]

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Season’s Greetings!

23 December 2010
2010 was a very successful year for NETLIPSE! Many new partnerships, interesting Network Meetings in Vilnius and Vienna, Special Interest Group events, the first IPAT assessments and of course a [...]

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NETLIPSE Magazine 8 published

22 December 2010
NETLIPSE magazine 8 is published. It can be found here. In this edition of the magazine, we have chosen to provide you with a mix of NETLIPSE facts and developments, interesting knowledge [...]

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Playing with Complexity at Concept Symposium

7 December 2010
On the 17th of september 2010 Eddy Westerveld served as a chairman of the session ‘Complexity in different sectors’ during the 4th Concept Symposium on Project Governance. This symposium was [...]

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Connect to NETLIPSE members at LinkedIn

29 November 2010
The main objective of the NETLIPSE project is to set up an interactive and continuous network for Large Infrastructure Projects in Europe for the dissemination of experience and knowledge, specifically focussed [...]

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IPMA Research Workshop in Istanbul

22 November 2010
Les Squires, Brane Semolic and Pau Lian Staal-Ong organised a research workshop during the IPMA World Conference on October 31, 2010. The NETLIPSE network was used as an example during the [...]

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IPAT Brochure availabe online

15 November 2010
IPAT is the Infrastructure Project Assessment Tool that can help to assess, monitor, benchmark and evaluate infrastructure projects, before, during and after implementation in a complete and uniform manner. IPAT [...]

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Second Pilot IPAT Assessment of the Koper – Ljubljana Railway Project

8 November 2010
On the 19th of October the 2nd pilot of the IPAT was carried out on the railway project Koper-Ljubljana in Slovenia. The project consists of a new railway line between Koper and [...]

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Presentations of Business Cases Seminar online

1 November 2010
The presentors at the NETLIPSE SIG Business Cases and Project Finance Seminar in London have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the [...]

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SIG Business Cases & Project Finance visits London Crossrail Project

28 October 2010
On the 27th of October 14 delegates from 4 different countries in Europe visited the Department for Transport in London. Specialists from the Department for Transport offered NETLIPSE members a Seminar on [...]

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SIG Business Cases and Project Finance

25 October 2010
The NETLIPSE Business Cases SIG has acknowledged the importance of financing options in its new name, the Business Cases and Project Finance SIG. The name recognises the growing importance of [...]

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NETLIPSE 10th Network Meeting in Stockholm

18 October 2010
NETLIPSE is very happy to announce that the next Network Meeting will be held in Stockholm, Sweden on the 23rd and 24th May 2011. Our partner, The Swedish Transport Administration, has kindly [...]

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First PAO course Managing Large Infrastructure Projects well received!

11 October 2010
‘Inspiring, Interesting and Innovative’ On the sixth and seventh of October a number of international experts from the NETLIPSE Network – Matt Dillon, Frank Wadenpohl, Dirk Lauwers, Pau Lian Staal [...]

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Presentations of Network Meeting available online

5 October 2010
The presentors at the NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Vienna have been so kind to share their presentations with all NETLIPSE members. You can find the presentations and photographs of the [...]

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Seminar Business Cases and London Crossrail Site Visit

5 October 2010
As a follow up to our discussions at the Network Meeting in Vienna last week, we are happy to announce that the UK Department for Transport is offering NETLIPSE members a [...]

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Successful Network Meeting in Vienna

30 September 2010
38 delegates from 11 different countries attended the ninth NETLIPSE Network Meeting in Vienna September 27th and 28th. The meeting was generously hosted by ÖBB, the Austrian Federal Railways organisation. [...]

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Investigação sobre a gestão e organização de grandes projectos de infra-estruturas de transporte na Europa: A participação do LNEC no Projecto NETLIPSE

31 August 2010
António Lemonde de Macedo, Eduardo Fortunato and Simona Fontul of the Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil (LNEC), published a brief presentation of the NETLIPSE project and of its main results [...]

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NETLIPSE presents Programme for the 9th Network Meeting

31 August 2010
NETLIPSE is very happy to present the provisional Programme for the next Network Meeting. We would like to thank our partner, ÖBB (the Austrian Federal Railways), which has been so kind to cooperate with us [...]

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PAO Course Managing Large Infrastructure Projects

16 June 2010
‘Nederland staat voor een uitdaging om in een steeds complexere samenleving, projecten op het gebied van mobiliteit en infrastructuur te blijven realiseren. Hoe doen andere Europese landen dit? Wat zijn [...]

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Magazine April 2010 Published

28 April 2010
NETLIPSE magazine 7 is published. It can be found here. In this edition of the magazine, we have chosen to provide you with a mix of NETLIPSE facts and developments, interesting knowledge [...]

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Summary of the Kick-off Meeting SIG ‘Procurement and Contracting’

28 April 2010
On 30th of March 2010, Professor Spang hosted the first meeting of the Special Interest Group “Procurement and Contracting” (SIG PC). Professor Spang is the Issue Manager of the SIG PC. [...]

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NETLIPSE presents Programme for the 8th Network Meeting

12 April 2010
NETLIPSE is very happy to present the Programme for the next Network Meeting. Our new partner, the Lithuanian Road Administration, subordinate to the Lithuanian Ministry of Transport and Communications, has been so kind [...]

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Board appoints Issue Manager for SIG Stakeholder Management and Communication

2 April 2010
The NETLIPSE Board is very proud to announce that they have appointed mrs. Pau Lian Staal as the Issue Manager for the Special Interest Group Stakeholder Management and Communication. Mrs Staal [...]

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The 4th Concept Symposium on Project Governance

24 March 2010
Decision makers, doers and advisors – joining forces to enhance utility of investments. Bi-annually, the Norwegian Ministry of Finance and the Concept Research Program welcome specially invited participants from governmental [...]

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Board appoints Issue Manager for SIG Business Case

22 March 2010
The NETLIPSE Board is very proud to announce that they have appointed mr. Matt Dillon as the Issue Manager for the Special Interest Group Business Case. Mr. Dillon is Principal Project [...]

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Playing with Complexity electronically available – Minister receives copy

10 March 2010
On March 4 2010 the Dutch Minister of Transport, Public Works and Water Management formally accepted the PhD Disstertation of mr. Marcel Hertogh (NETLIPSE Programme Manager) and mr. Eddy Westerveld (IPAT [...]

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Board appoints Issue Manager for SIG Procurement and Tendering

25 February 2010
The NETLIPSE Board is very proud to announce that they have appointed Prof. Dr.-Ing. Konrad Spang as the Issue Manager for the Special Interest Group Procurement and Tendering. Prof. Spang [...]

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NETLIPSE presented on the TEN-T Executive Agency Project Management Workshop

26 January 2010
The TEN-T EA organised its second Project Management Workshop in Brussels on 12-13 January 2010. The event, which mirrored the first Project Management Workshop held in December 2008, featured both a plenary session as [...]

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Conference: Has EU rail policy effectively guaranteed fair competition?

17 January 2010
The European Commission issued a White Paper in 2001 setting the agenda for the European transport policy throughout 2010, and including radical changes in the rail sector. As a result, [...]

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NETLIPSE Season’s Greetings 2010

14 December 2009
The NETLIPSE team wishes you a wonderful holiday season and all the best for 2010. We look forward to meeting you again at the next NETLIPSE event. [...]

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Magazine November 2009 is published

16 October 2009
NETLIPSE magazine 6 is published. This issue of the magazine can be found here. [...]

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Formal EU decision to support NETLIPSE in the next phase

14 September 2009
NETLIPSE is very proud and happy to announce that in September 2009 it received the formal EU decision to support NETLIPSE in the next phase. The United Kingdom Department for [...]

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Magazine February 2009 published

10 February 2009
NETLIPSE magazine 5 is published. This issue of the magazine can be found here. [...]

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NETLIPSE Season’s Greetings

14 December 2008
NETLIPSE wishes you a wonderful holiday season. [...]

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NETLIPSE Book Published

10 June 2008
Europe has set up an ambitious programme of transport network projects. 30 Trans-national axes have been identified by the EC, that cross the border of the Union. The required investment [...]

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Magazine May 2008 Published

20 May 2008
NETLIPSE magazine 4 is published. This issue of the magazine can be found here. [...]

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NETLIPSE Press Release Managing Large Construction Projects

13 May 2008
The Netlipse consortium presented the results of major research into the management and organisation of 15 large transport infrastructure projects (LIPs) in Europe, during the last network meeting in Turin, [...]

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Magazine January 2008 Published

15 January 2008
NETLIPSE magazine 3 is published. This issue of the magazine can be found here. [...]

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NETLIPSE Season’s Greetings

17 December 2007
NETLIPSE wishes you all a wonderful holiday season. [...]

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Magazine July 2007 Published

17 July 2007
NETLIPSE magazine 2 is published. This issue of the magazine can be found here. [...]

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Magazine December 2006 Published

20 December 2006
The first NETLIPSE magazine is published. This issue of the magazine can be found here. [...]

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Report Kick-Off Meeting London

1 June 2006
On 11th & 12th May 2006, the NETLIPSE kick-off meeting took place in London. This successful meeting marked the official start of the two year NETLIPSE research project and was [...]

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