Chapter 28

Project Management and Network Planning

Abstract

In this chapter, the use of a network as a tool for generating team spirit and creating confidence in the schedule is illustrated by an example of an actual site preparation contract. An example of a network used to describe a method statement for an erection contract is given. The important use of networks to justify claims for extension of time is explained by the inclusion of two real-life examples.

Keywords

Team spirit generation; method statement; claims; extension of time; force majeure

Chapter Outline

Get Project Management, Planning and Control, 6th Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.