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Research - Deliver - Monitor
Project Management - Tender Preparation - Operating Manuals - Monitoring

Ross Millican established RDM Management Services to provide specialised consultancy support to the public and private sectors in the areas of project management and specialist operational advice on the development and commissioning of institutional facilities including prisons and secure hospitals.

Particular focus is on providing clients with a turnkey delivery on major projects. Supported by a range of Associates in Australia and New Zealand the Company is able to deliver quality services in a variety of disciplines.


  • Development and implementation of the first monitoring and reporting regime for a publically operated Prison in New Zealand.

  • The management of large-scale organisational change in both the public and private sector demonstrated recently as Project Director for the transition of the Auckland Central Remand Prison from private operation to Government control.

  • Project Director for the construction, commissioning and startup of the world’s largest privately designed, constructed, operated and financed prison. This 3024 bed project in the Republic of South Africa involved all aspects of a turn key project including the development of comprehensive operating and emergency procedures, facility commissioning and the recruitment of local staff.

  • Remedial planning and project management to rectify default notices in a failing prison in the United Kingdom.

  • Establishment and implementation of corporate policies and procedures to guide the operation of a newly established Company and the provision of corporate advice and training to the Managing Director and other senior staff.

  • The successful tender for the Auckland Central Remand Prison in New Zealand.

  • The management of over 10 successful start up and commissioning programmes for custodial and detention facilites in Australia and overseas including the conduct of extensive due diligence for existing operations.

  • The development, submission and negotiation of a tender for the design, construction, financing and operation of a 600 bed medium security campus style prison under contract to the Victorian Government.

  • The sensitive negotiation of commercial contracts for the provision of a wide range of infrastructure, facilities and services.

  • The preparation of complex reports, investigations and presentations.

  • Advice on operational issues pertinent to variety of forums including:
    • Interdepartmental committees and working groups
    • Parliamentary Committees
    • Industrial Relations Commission (State and Federal)
    • National and International Conferences
    • State level Project Control Groups
    • Community and other stake holder committees and meetings
    • Industry Associations
    • Employee Unions