Scottish Parliament Building
3 years late
Cost of £414m (initial estimate £10m-£40m)
Health Check shows that 2 pages of detialed requirements remained unread throughout entire project!
New engine launched
14 months later, 16,000 mods have been made
Are there any 2 engines the same now?
30% of the mods have made no measurable imporvement to the engine
33% of the mods have been to fix the impact of other mods
Average cost per mod? £0.5m per mod!
Practical Projects (with empahsis on requirements analysis, functional and non-functional analysis now being employed).
£10m spent over 2 years
Expected delivery date? In 10 years!
Budget estimate another £10m to complete.
Health Check followed by Practical Project with enhanced facilitated walkthroughs of requirements analysis.
Delivered product to market 18 months later. Spend: £2m over 18 months.