Assume that you have a Primavera schedule with actual data & progress. Now you want to remove actuals so you
The baseline Schedule is something we usually do not change. However, in some cases, schedule rebaselining might be required.
In this post,
What Project Controls conferences have you attended? Which one was the best?
Was it the best because it created a positive
As we are approaching the end of the year and are busy with doing our last-minute Christmas shopping to bring
Last week, Chris Carson, FRICS, FAACE, FGPC, PSP, DRMP, CEP, CCM, PMP, a world authority on Forensic Schedule Analysis, conducted
I had the honor of interviewing Matt Sellers, the Vice President of Project Development at Kiewit, one of FORTUNE 500
In Primavera P6 Professional, when you use the default “Critical” filter, it will display the critical path for the entire
In this training, I am going to show you how you can calculate the “Earned Schedule”.
I assume you already know
Earned Value Management (EVM) is a powerful tool for evaluating the schedule and cost performance of projects and predicting future
“Your critical path schedule shows behind schedule. How come your EVM schedule performance indicates an ahead of schedule status?”
Have you ever considered attaining a professional certification in Planning/Scheduling?
Do you know of internationally recognized certifications in Planning/Scheduling?
Did you know
How many times have you submitted your resume to an online job posting that 100% matched your qualifications, but never
Have you ever wondered how you can quickly detect the activities in the schedule that are behind?
Did you know that in
After years of working with experienced Project Control teams in various organizations and industries, I believe there are important lessons
A Schedule Time Impact Analysis is a method used to determine the extent of impact from potential delay in the
Have you ever wondered how you could apply Earned Value Management in Primavera P6 scheduling tool?
Wouldn't it be nice if
I enjoy attending conferences. I like the awesome speakers, the takeaways, and lessons, the great connections, the food, the environment—all
If you have ever wanted to learn Primavera P6 scheduling tool or wanted to get into the planning/scheduling field, one
Have you ever wondered why most Project Managers are interested in seeing S-curves in project reports?
Do you know what the
Have you ever wondered how “Project Controls” was performed back in the “Dinosaur’s Age,” when the computers didn’t exist?
How to succeed as a Document Controller?
This is a question that is best answered by a senior Document Control Director
I had the honor of interviewing one of the most inspiring, successful, and dedicated Project Control Directors & Managers, Roberto
Do you know what certifications in project risk management are available?
Are you interested to know how you can become a
Imagine that you are asked to estimate the total cost of a project. You have measured the quantities, and estimated
There are plenty of tools available today for Project Controllers to help them better manage and control projects.
As technology evolves,
Are you interested to know what internationally recognized certifications are available in Cost Estimating?
There are several Cost Estimating associations that
How to succeed in Cost Estimating?! This is a question that can be best answered by a senior cost estimator.
According to Wikipedia.org, “Changes in the cost or price of specific goods or services in a given economy over a
Have you ever been in a project that finished over budget, and nobody could explain exactly why?
Have you ever seen
I get this question a lot, “What is the Difference Between Project Controls and Project Management?”. I believe there are
Are you interested to know how you can become a Certified Cost Controller?
Do you know what internationally recognized certifications are
Have you ever wondered how a Project Controller controls a project?
Do you know what the role of a Project Controller
We all have learned a lot about calculating Total Float and Critical Path in a network diagram and have seen
Project Control Academy held its first “Project Control Article Writing Contest” in Q2 2016 and invited all Project Control Professionals
Throughout my 30+ years in the construction industry, many of those in the cost estimating field, I met great estimators
What is Project Controls?
To define the subject, Project Control, I would like to start by defining the two words “project”
As usual, in the cool of the evening after a hard day job, if I was able to make it
There are many ways to skin a cat, and there are even more ways to build a house. Although many
Years back, my boss used to say “You will know whether your estimate is accurate or not, only after the
Wouldn’t it be nice to have a fortuneteller in projects?
A fortuneteller of project who could predict what is going to
What comes to your mind when you hear the term “Project Control”? Does taking control or authority over projects come
Do you know the status of your project in terms of cost and schedule? Do you think with all of
We have prepared a new short video that teaches you about the execution stage in project controls.
In this video, you
When you start your journey as either a Project Controller or a Project Manager, one of the most important things
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, MAY 31, 2014 –Project Control Academy, a leader in providing world class training solutions and consulting services
You can be the best data analyzer, an expert in Earned Value Management, or a very good planner/scheduler. However, if
Part 2- Performance Based Cost Forecasting
Which cost forecasting formula do you use to compute the final cost at completion (EAC)