The Large Basic Project Gantt Chart

The toy truck example used earlier is very simple. It represents the basic Gantt chart characteristics. The Gantt chart shown in Figures. 6-7A, 6-7B and 6-7C is taken from the real world. Although it does not take us through the whole “Build a New Style Disk Cleaning Machine” project, it does take us four and one half months into the project and takes us to a major checkpoint—“Lay out 3D design.” There are 15 task leaders on the project team at this point. The names of the workers who will execute the project are identified by a code. There is one work team, “Mfg shop,” that is represented on the project team by the manufacturing supervisor of the tool room—the facility providing the manufactured parts for ...

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