For many commercial contractors, a successful project means completing it on time and within budget. However, when a project fails, it is typically a result of conflicts and issues that cause overruns in expenses and delays in the schedule. When commercial construction projects are not managed properly, they can potentially lead to wasted time and
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https://youtu.be/o_Yz3aI8Trk Completing a construction project without construction scheduling is like going on a road trip without navigation or going grocery shopping without a list of the items you need. Sure, you may end up completing the project or task, but not without wasting valuable time and money. Construction scheduling is essential to the success of
Proper planning and scheduling are essential to ensure that your construction projects are completed on time and within budget. Due to the vitality of project scheduling in the construction industry, it is important that the scheduler takes the time to create an accurate and detailed schedule before proceeding. A construction schedule helps in defining the
https://youtu.be/nen7wwS14mw With every project you do, no matter how large or small, there is a fine balance of risk vs. reward. In addition to the direct costs of the project, there are also opportunity costs; time, money, and employee productivity spent that, if it isn’t properly managed, could end up being a huge waste of
Controlling time is one of the most challenging tasks that one undertakes, not only in a schedule but in life. It is this challenge that requires the ‘Make It Happen’ attitude and it is this attitude that creates the performance and outcome of any goal or project. Your schedule is your most valuable communication tool
Pre-Construction scheduling is the foundation of a successful project. It is the focus and attention at this phase that determines the success of a project. Pre-Construction scheduling establishes the plan, sets the expectancy for the project and keeps everyone whom is a part of the Pre-Construction phase accountable. This phase is scheduled separately but linked
https://youtu.be/d2PPfMA4s1o When it comes to scheduling software in the construction industry, there are many programs to choose from. However, Microsoft Project is one of the best construction scheduling software options available. Microsoft Project gives project managers and construction professionals the right mix of usable, powerful, and flexible tools needed to manage construction projects more efficiently
We have been working very hard on a complete renovation of our site. This new site is designed to provide a full resource for your Construction Scheduling needs. All scheduling templates have been updated for 2018 with some added templates to include the CSI Master Format Coding (2018 Update) just released on June 30, 2018.