The Construction Scheduling Procedure helps with proper planning and scheduling, will provide invaluable assistance in the decision making process, and will assist the Project Manager in exercising control of the project.
The Precedence Diagram Method (PDM) be used for planning and scheduling all projects over $500,000 in value and for all projects where the labor content is in excess of $100,000. In addition, short interval schedules are required for each week’s work.
The Construction Scheduling Procedure applies to the preparation of all requirements for all development or construction projects. (4 pages, 793 words)
Construction Scheduling Definitions:
Precedence Diagram Method (PDM)- A network diagramming technique in which activities are represented by boxes (or nodes). Activities are linked by precedence relationships to show the sequence in which the activities are to be performed.