7. Project Valuation Using EVS Software

In this chapter, we get into the specifics of valuing projects using the EVS software. Even though in our view, valuation is secondary to the Opportunity Engineering, valuation is useful for choosing among competing projects, because understanding the value components comprising a project allows you to select the very best investments from a number of choices.

So, the first benefit is that if you have a portfolio of potential investments, it makes sense to focus on those that promise the most Opportunity Value (OV), and among these the ones with the highest net present value (NPVe).

Our EVS software has other uses, too. And as the chapter progresses, we show you these, but let’s start with the simplest ...

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