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Five pillars of major project success

Five pillars of major project success

KPMG in Canada’s five pillars framework provides a holistic and globally-relevant solution for major capital projects.

Doug Ewing

Partner, Deal Advisory, Infrastructure

KPMG in Canada


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five pillars of major project success

The challenges of delivering major capital projects are well documented. It is now widely understood that many of these initiatives often fail to achieve against the benefits, costs or schedules they initially promise. But does it have to be this way?

At KPMG our experience tells us this narrative can change. For over 30 years, the Global Infrastructure Advisory team in our Canadian practice has worked alongside contractors, investors and owners to deliver hundreds of large-scale and complex capital projects. In reviewing this experience, KPMG in Canada has identified the critical factors required for successful planning, design and execution of these works. From this understanding, we have formalized a globally-relevant framework of five pillars that we believe are crucial for any successful major capital project.

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