Project Initiation Documentation

Every project a business takes on has an important role in running a successful company. This is why it is crucial for businesses to pay attention to all projects. Whether internal or as a service for another business and external stakeholders. There are many different factors in the delivery of a successful project – one of the most crucial would …

Choosing The Best Project Management Software For Your Team (3/3)

In previous posts, we’ve looked at the benefits of cloud based project management solutions, and how it can benefit remote teams working on multiple projects. In this article we’ll run through some tips on choosing the best project management software. Then we’ll introduce our own preferred solution. There are a number of tools and software solutions developed to help manage …

P6 Intermittently Hangs at 52 Percent When Opening a Project Connecting To An Oracle Database

The P6 Professional application experiences intermittent performance delays when opening projects, sometimes hanging at 52%.  The issue is not consistent and at times opening the same project completes very quickly. This is caused by insufficient cursors being available to handle the P6 operations. When a user is opening a project and the SQL statements executed by the P6 application require …

How To Import P3 Projects Into P6 Professional

A common question we’ve had from our P3 / P6 user community How to Import P3 Projects into P6 Professional? The option for Import P3 is greyed out in the Import screen in P6 Professional. How can P3 Projects be Imported? In 8.0 and later, you are unable to directly Import P3 Project files directly into P6 Professional. You must …

Project Manager Responsibilities And How Cloud-Based Solutions Help (2/3)

This post will cover how cloud based solutions can help project manager responsibilities. In the previous post (The Secret To Productive Teamwork? Project Management Solutions in the Cloud), we discussed how cloud-based project management solutions can help your organisation collaborate more freely to help improve your businesses chances of profitability. There are many reasons why opting for a cloud-based solution …

The Secret To Productive Teamwork? Project Management Solutions in the Cloud (1/3)

Teamwork project management solutions are growing in popularity. Especially when co-ordinated in the cloud. On the flip side, more traditional ways of team management are in decline. Thanks to this rising demand, team managers are now looking to increase efficiency, reliability and scalability. All of these achievable through software. The whole idea of building teams of workers is obviously not …

Lean and Critical Path Scheduling: Bridging the Great Divide for Exceptional Outcomes

As the construction sector continues its strong rebound, expanded opportunities bring new challenges and business considerations. Project owners demand faster builds; skilled trade resources become increasingly scarce; cash flow requirements intensify; and costs—both real and reputational—mount for delays. These factors—and many more—exert considerable pressure on already narrow margins. Firms seek solutions to help them more consistently deliver projects on-time and …

Oracle Prime Project v18.3 Out Now – What Enhancements Have Been Made?

Oracle Prime Projects v18.3 Lean Enhancements In 18.3, Lean features a major usability enhancement by providing users the ability to select multiple Tasks in the Hopper and Planning Board and cut, copy, paste, drag and drop them. This release also features an interactive Gantt allowing users to change the due date and duration of Tasks from the Gantt view. Finally, …

Explore the Future of Project Delivery at Oracle Industry Connect 2018

What does the future of project delivery look like, and how do we – collectively – get there? What are the transformative ideas and innovations that are reshaping this landscape, enabling organizations to unlock new levels of productivity and operational effectiveness? What technologies and practices, nascent or still speculative today, are likely to be commonplace in 15 years? These and …

Primavera P6 EPPM Integration with Assemble Enables 4D Scheduling

The concept of 4D schedule simulation holds significant promise to improve project delivery by marrying highly detailed scheduling to building information models (BIM). Unfortunately, this approach has been difficult to implement, as the constantly changing nature of the models, activities, and other schedule data used makes it difficult to share information across project teams. But Oracle and Assemble Systems are …