PacktLib: Oracle Primavera Contract Management, Business Intelligence Publisher Edition v14

Oracle Primavera Contract Management, Business Intelligence Publisher Edition v14

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Welcome to Oracle Primavera Contract Management v14

Contracts

The contract in simplified terms

Oracle Primavera Contract Management in a nutshell

Don't be afraid

Summary

Information Overload

Types of project information

Where does all this information come from

Using a hierarchical structure

Storage of information

Summary

So Much to Manage

Types of information

Information sent or received

Module Types

Summary

The Almighty Spreadsheet

Overusage of the spreadsheet

Accountability

My spreadsheet

Spreadsheet = silo

Summary

There Is a Better Way

What to use

Summary

The Big Picture

Thirty-thousand foot view

The money

A matter of perspective

Understanding the hierarchy

Summary

System versus Silo

Typical silo approach

The system approach

Summary

Follow the Money

It starts with the Cost Worksheet

Drilling down to the detail

Summary

The Only Constant Is Change

Understanding the process

What happens on the Cost Worksheet?

Example of a Change Management matrix

Following a change

Rejecting a change

Types of changes

Summary

Time to Get Paid

Cost Worksheet and payments

Difference between Payment Requisitions and Invoices

Setting up the Payment Certificates module

Processing payments

Invoices

Summary

Reading your Crystal Ball

How is this possible

Forecasting

Trends

Summary

Managing Drawings

What are drawings

Adding drawings to my project

Managing drawings

Summary

Processing Submittals

Submittal overview

Concepts for submittal management

The submittal register

Managing submittals

Summary

Out in the Field

Request for Information

Meeting Minutes

Daily Reports

Punch List

Summary

P6 and PCM

Connecting the tools

Summary

Where Do We Go from Here?

One man's opinion

The next step

Summary

The New Contract Management Tool

History

What does this mean?

What does Unifier do for you?

Summary

Index