PC#02 – Develop project schedule

Objective : Upon successful completion of this module, participants will gain good understanding of the steps involved in developing and optimizing project schedules. Level : Basic 1. Inputs Work breakdown structure (WBS) Work packages WBS dictionaries Scope document 2. Steps performed Decompose the work packages into activities Estimate activity resources and durations Sequence activities based…

PC#03 – Develop Work Breakdown Structure – WBS

Objective : Upon successful completion of this module, participants will have an overall idea about the steps involved, purpose and benefits of developing a project work breakdown structure. Level : Basic Steps : Form the team for developing the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS). Since there are multiple disciplines involved, a cross functional team is better.…

Schedule design as applied in engineering, procurement and construction RP- 61R-10

Once the project’s execution strategy is finalized, schedule design starts. The purpose of schedule design is to consolidate and organize the inputs to develop a project schedule which is in alignment to the project execution strategy. A well developed schedule design will accurately represent the project’s proposed means and methods for accomplishing the work. It…

Schedule Classification RP 27R-03

Schedules classified based on; Degree of project definition 1.1 Class5 – Prepared with limited information. Has the lowest level of project definition. Primarily used for concept screening. Developed using top-down planning and contains major milestones. Degree of project definition is 0% – 2%. Usually presented in either Gantt (bar chart) or table form. 1.2 Class4…

Schedule development 91R-16

Steps involved Collect inputs required Scheduling requirements Plan for schedule development and monitoring Initial schedule model Historical records Technical documents WBS, Work packages and execution strategy Estimated costs Budgeted resources Resource planning Constructablity analysis Value analysis and engineering Risk analysis and management Procurement planning Schedule submittals Select time unit – Weeks, days or hours Establish…

Schedule design – RP61R-10

Mindmap for Schedule design recommended practice 61R-19 Purpose Schedule design is the collection, coordination, and organization of the inputs necessary to translate the execution strategy into a well-developed schedule. The main purposes of the schedule design process are to fully align the schedule with the project execution strategy and to satisfy the stakeholder needs from…