noun Date: 1976 a major project or undertaking (as in business or construction)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Megaproject — A megaproject (sometimes also called major program ) is an extremely large scale investment project. Megaprojects are typically defined as costing more than US$1 billion and attracting a lot of public attention because of substantial impacts on… …   Wikipedia

  • megaproject — noun A very large public investment project, especially one costing more than one billion US dollars …   Wiktionary

  • megaproject — mega·project …   English syllables

  • megaproject — ˌ noun Etymology: mega + project (I) : a major project or undertaking (as in business or construction) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Megaprojects and risk — Megaprojects and Risk: An Anatomy of Ambition (ISBN 0521009464) is a book by Bent Flyvbjerg, Nils Bruzelius, and Werner Rothengatter dealing with the risks and legalities of promotion, policy, planning, and construction of megaprojects. Review… …   Wikipedia

  • Timeline of largest projects in the Russian economy — Moscow International Business Center under construction …   Wikipedia

  • MegaStructures — For other uses, see Megastructure (disambiguation). MegaStructures Format Documentary film Narrated by Jonathan Hart, Tom Goodman Hill, Greg Stebner, Marlon Singleton …   Wikipedia

  • ITER — is an international tokamak (magnetic confinement fusion) research/engineering proposal for an experimental project that will help to make the transition from today s studies of plasma physics to future electricity producing fusion power plants.… …   Wikipedia

  • Scope creep — (also called focus creep, requirement creep, feature creep, and sometimes kitchen sink syndrome) in project management refers to uncontrolled changes in a project s scope. This phenomenon can occur when the scope of a project is not properly… …   Wikipedia

  • Vasco da Gama Bridge — Infobox Bridge bridge name=Vasco da Gama Bridge official name= Ponte Vasco da Gama carries= Six road lanes crosses=Tagus River locale=Sacavém, north of Lisbon (right bank) Municipality of Alcochete (left bank) maint= Lusoponte… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”