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CPM NewsFlash: Critical Path Never Tells the Whole Story

Critical Path isn’t always the Longest Path Most CPM schedules use a critical path as the sole and chief determinant of a given construction project’s time performance and outcome. CPM scheduling software is developed to focus on the critical path as the most useful and efficient means of time management,...
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10 Reasons for CPM Schedule Failure

CPM schedule failure costs the industry – a minimum estimated USD$123B in 2014, mostly borne by general contractors and specialty trades CPM schedule failure is inevtibale, despite best practices, when the rest of the team isn’t pulling their own weight. The integrity of the schedule may have nothing to do...
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Recognizing the Value of a CPM Scheduler

By and large, there is a cut-off point where a CPM construction scheduler is neither mandated, nor prepared, for projects below the line. Privatized projects are not regulated in the same way public and governmental work is, and tend to have more passive scheduling requirements, if any at all. Government...
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How CPM Construction Schedules Work for Developers

When one thinks of developer work, thoughts of fast-tracked design, and accelerated fit-out for new or conversion projects come to mind. Developers typically maintain a different focus than construction managers or general contractors; they tend to focus on the long-view of a project from funding through leasing, whereas construction managers...
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