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Master of Engineering(Core Unit) Unit codeMXX507Unit nameProfessional Engineering ManagementAssessment #3Paper #CVersion #1.1Created byHadi HarbDate29 May 2020Reviewed byHadi HarbDate29 May 2020 Master of Engineering 2MXX507_Assessment3_PaperC_v1.1Assessment Instructions:1. Please familiarise yourself with the EIT Academic Honesty and Misconduct Policy, in order tounderstand your requirements and responsibilities as a student of EIT.2. Please refer to our Assessment, Moderation and Student Progress Procedure forinformation relating to extensions. Extension requests should be submitted to your LSO atleast 3 days prior to the due date.3. Assessments submitted via email will not be accepted.4. Assessments must be submitted through Turn-it-in (unless otherwise stated).Your submission must:a. Be a single document (Word or PDF only)b. Include at least 20 words of machine-readable text, andc. Not exceed 10MB.5. You must use the provided assessment cover page available on your Moodle studenthomepage. Submissions without a cover page will not be accepted.6. You must correctly title your document/s. For example:UNIT#_ASSESSMENT#_YOURNAME_DATEE.g. ME501_Assessment2_SteveMackay_01Aug20197. You must reference all content used from other sources including course materials, slides,diagrams, etc. Do not directly copy and paste from course materials or any other resources.Refer to the referencing section of the EIT eLibrary on Moodle for referencing guides.8. It is your responsibility to check that you have submitted the correct file, as revisedsubmissions are not permitted after the due date and time.Important note: Failure to adhere to the above may result in academic penalties. Please refer tothe unit outline or EIT Policies and Procedures for further information.Master of Engineering 3 Unit code and name:MXX507: Professional Engineering ManagementAssessment #:3CAssessment type:Project ReportWeighting:40%Total marks:100 marks Please complete your answers on the assessment cover page document available on Moodle.Clearly label your question numbers (there is no need to copy the full question over). Include all workingout. Question 1 [≈ 2500 words]:You are the project manager for a 3000 m2 warehouse construction project.a) Describe the major tasks in this project. Note that the tasks include construction,instrumentation, mechanical, electrical, etc.(80 marks)(10 marks) b) As a group of delegates, share your profiles. Now you have to assign tasks to members ofthe group. Motivate your choices. (10 marks)c) Estimate the major costs in the project. You may do internet research here. (5 marks)d) Estimate the completion time of the project. You may do internet research here. (5 marks)e) Provide an estimate at 90% confidence for cost and duration by considering distributions ofindividual costs and durations. Think of using Monte Carlo simulation. You can supposenormal distributions here. (10 marks)f) Evaluate the operational risks of the warehouse and propose mitigation plans. (10 marks)g) The land should be purchased before initiating the construction project. Clearly, you want toobtain the best deal from a seller with the best incentives from local municipalities. Explainyour negotiation strategy. (10 marks)h) Suppose that there is a choice to make between three lands to purchase. Land-A purchaseprice is $200K. Land-B purchase price is $160K but there is a 20% chance that some extraadministrative tasks at a cost of $50K will be needed. Land-C purchase price is $140K butthere is an 50% chance that you need to construct a road with an estimated cost of $80K.Develop a decision tree to estimate the final expected costs for each of the lands. Whichland you would recommend? (10 marks)i) You have to share documents with your team and other stakeholders. Create a sharedfolder where you can store files and provide the link so that someone who has the link canMaster of Engineering 4MXX507_Assessment3_PaperC_v1.1view and edit some of the files. You can use any platform that you are familiar with such asGoogle, Dropbox, Microsoft, etc. (10 marks) Question 2 [≈ 700 words]:(20 marks)Think of a process that you can improve. The process can be any personal or professional process.Use DMAIC to improve it.Define step (4 marks)Measure step (6 marks)Analyse step (4 marks)Improve step (4 marks)Control step (2 marks) END OF ASSESSMENT


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