Reactive or Proactive Scheduling?
To many managers in the construction industry value is overshadowed by cost. By not seeing the value that planning and scheduling can bring to a project, 98% of the project budget may be placed at risk in order to save a few dollars of the overhead budget.
Construction Project Execution – Start with Experience
Advancements in technology continue to stretch construction programs and their managers. It sometimes seems that the technology has outpaced organizational capabilities to manage it.
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Construction Scheduling Technology or Experience

managing not only larger and more sophisticated programs and projects but also the small project as well. It also presents new issues for organizations to deal with in implementing new systems and procedures. So, between Construction Scheduling Technology vs Experience – which is more important?

2 Rules for Resolving Construction Delays – Part 1
Each delay analysis method includes certain evaluation guidelines. For this analysis method (which the Owner had determined as the ONLY acceptable method) to be effective, each submittal had to be reviewed sequentially since each was built upon the previous submittal, and acceptance or rejection of any one submittal in the sequence impacted subsequent analyses.
4 Reasons Project Schedules Don’t Get Updated
We are often asked to work on troubled projects, such as when a contractor realizes there are two months of remaining contract time
3 Executive Strategies for Successful Project Execution
So much is written and discussed these days to help teams execute organizational objectives. It is not enough to have thorough knowledge of a particular strategy, and good intentions will not get the job done.
CPM Scheduling – Why a Project Roadmap Is So Important

The role of CPM scheduling in the construction industry has increased significantly over the past couple decades. One reason for this is economic.

P6 File Import Problem – Runaway POBS data solution
If your P6 XER export is taking extended amount of time to import, you are very likely experiencing the dreaded POBS bug.
4 Suggestions for Maximizing Value in your CPM Schedule

Having an effective time management and tracking system is essential for any project executive. While most everyone has a system, very frequently it is not an effective system, or not nearly as effective a system as it could be if properly implemented.