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Managing Los Angeles $40 Billion Transportation Program with P6

"Managing Los Angeles $40 Billion Transportation Program with P6"

by Julie K. Owen, CCC PSP, and Brian Criss


Additional Steps Required To Perform A Delay Analysis With P6

"Additional Steps Required To Perform A Delay Analysis With P6" by

  • Glen R. Palmer, PSP, CFCC and
  • J. Scott Palmer, PE, PSP and
  • Greta Martin, PE, PSP

This presentation is not intended to be a opportunity to criticize P6. It is solely intended to educate the industry as to why the “delay analysis” process has become more expensive when working with P6

P6 Discovery Under the US Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

"P6 Discovery Under the US Federal Rules of Civil Procedure" by Kelly Roger Wallace, PSP and Kenji P. Hoshino, PSP CFCC


Cashflowing with Expenses in P6 by importing from an excel spread sheet

"Cashflowing with Expenses in P6 by importing from an excel spread sheet" by Paul E Harris


Companies often want to see their costs in P6 for cash flow and Earned Value purposes.   There are advantages and disadvantages in using either Resources and / or Expenses for cost management in P6.

Use of Constraints in P6–A Guidance Note

The purpose of this document is to provide general guidance to be followed when using constraints in P6 schedules, or approving P6 schedules on behalf of clients. The guidance covers the effect of each constraint type on the schedule, plus advice for appropriate use. It is written based on P6 constraints and terminology, but similar principals will apply across other software packages.

Generating P6 S-Curves via Excel

A step-by-step procedure for extracting data out of Primavera to enable the generation of S-curves within Excel. Covers generating curves for planned value, earned value and actual expenditure, both in terms of manpower and cost.

Introduction to Primavera 6 R8.1 (P6 R8.1)

By the Introduction to P6 R8.1, we mean the basic understanding and procedures required to start up a new project in P6 R8.1. As we know that the P6 is one of the leading softwares in the world in the field of Project Planning and COntrol; it has some standard procedures of usage (i.e. steps to create a project). Although some the steps are not necessarily be inorder but some have to be. A detailed procdure has been given at QsArticle.Let us enlist some of the steps required to create a new project;

1) Primavera Products:

Defining Activity Codes in Primavera 6 R8.1

What are Activity Codes in P6?

Promotion of activity codes in Oracle Primavera P6


Dear Mr P6 Civils,

I know you can promote activity codes in P6.  What I want to know can you promote project codes to EPS codes and EPS codes to Global Codes or is it just promoting project codes to Global Codes.  I have promoted codes before I just cannot remember if there is a hierarchy of the codes or not.



Activity Codes in Primavera P6 can be created at three different levels.

·         Project level Activity Codes

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