A COMPARISON OF PROJECT PLANNING AND SCHEDULING SOFTWARE’S PRIMAVERA AND MICROSOFT PROJECT USED IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

  • Sudarshan S East Point College of Engineering and Technology, Bangalore.
  • Geena George Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, EPCET Bangalore.
Keywords: Primavera P6, MS Project, CPM, EPS, Construction

Abstract

Planning and scheduling is extremely important role in construction projects thank to the increasing difficulties during this field. Construction Planning is that the necessary warning to Scheduling and determining general sequence, defining labour tasks, construction methods and assigning responsibilities, inappropriate planning can cause major delays with the project work. For the planning and scheduling work requires huge amount of  paperwork, which makes the management very burdensome. These problems may be solved employing a  project management software which helps to grant a planned approach to planning. Nowadays use of project management (PM) software as a tool for managing and organizing work has gained its importance in construction industry and continues to grow at a faster pace in other industries also. During this study, attempt is made  to check project management software such as MS project and Primavera and their feasibility is studied.

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Published
2021-10-07
How to Cite
S, S., & George, G. (2021). A COMPARISON OF PROJECT PLANNING AND SCHEDULING SOFTWARE’S PRIMAVERA AND MICROSOFT PROJECT USED IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY. International Journal of Engineering Technologies and Management Research, 8(9), 78-87. https://doi.org/10.29121/ijetmr.v8.i9.2021.1039