Evaluation of Project Achievements in VOMARE -project
- Publisher: Mikkelin ammattikorkeakoulu
Project Management | projektinhallinta
The purpose of the thesis is to study the achievements of VOMARE –project from the Finnish Lifeboat Institutions perspective. The organisation is a roof organisation for voluntary maritime rescue operation in Finland. The Finnish Lifeboat Institution is a lead partner in VOMARE –project which is EU funded project and the aim of the project is to start voluntary rescue operations in Estonia.
The theoretical part of the work is divided into two main categories; project management and planning a successful project. The project management section includes information about good project management, project management knowledge areas and the project lifecycle. The project planning section includes theories about project stakeholders, customer value and satisfaction, strategic planning and evaluating the project success.
The empirical part has two sections as well; research methods and findings of the research. The research methods covers research method used, data collection and data analysis. The second part has the results from the qualitative research. In the nest part the summary and conclusion of the research is drawn. The reliability and validity is been assess and possible further studies are mentioned. The thesis ends to the concluding remarks.
The result from the research is that the project was completed successfully. The project objectives were achieved and the project exceeded the expectations. Some difficulties and obstacles were on the way to the end of the project.