How to Create and Run Reports in Primavera P6 Professional

Primavera P6 Professional allows for the creation of reports. Reports are tabular documents that populate with user-defined subjects of data that can be used to inform...

How to Add Users to Oracle Primavera Cloud

The application administrator for an organization's Oracle Primavera Cloud database is responsible for managing the program’s implementation. The implementation plan will vary...

What to Do if ‘Append and Hyperlink to Current PDF’ is grayed out in Bluebeam Revu 2018 & 2019

If you are trying to create a PDF Markup Summary and that utilizes hyperlinks to jump to markups on a PDF, and you also want that summary to be appended to the end of the file,...

What’s New in Bluebeam Revu 20

Bluebeam Revu 20 is finally here! Revu 20 delivers an easy and secure way to communicate and collaborate with project partners to maximize project efficiency and minimize risk....

How to Add Baseline Bars to the Gantt Chart in Primavera P6 Professional

In a previous blog post, I went over how to create and maintain baselines in Primavera P6 Professional. Once you have a baseline created, it can be used to run comparisons from...

How to Make Bluebeam Revu 2019 the Default PDF Viewer

Bluebeam Revu users often find it useful to make Bluebeam Revu 2019 the default PDF viewer. This enables all PDFs to automatically open within Bluebeam Revu, as opposed to other...

How to Align Points for Document Comparison in Bluebeam Revu 2019

In Bluebeam Revu 2019 you are able to compare differences between two similar documents, such as an original document and its revision. Bluebeam Revu does this with two tools:...

How to Add Headers and Footers to PDFs in Bluebeam Revu 20

In Bluebeam Revu, custom headers and footers can be added to single or multiple PDF documents. Headers and footers allow you to include additional information in the top and...

How to Create a Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) in Oracle Primavera Cloud

In Oracle Primavera Cloud, the Cost & Funds app allows you to create budgets, and track, manage, and report on project costs and funds. This can be especially useful for cost...

Fast Tracking vs. Crashing

Project managers are typically under great pressure to complete their project in as little time as possible. However, in reality, project schedules do not always perform exactly...

Oracle Primavera Blog

What is a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)?

What is a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)?

In terms of project management, the work breakdown structure (WBS) is a hierarchical breakdown of a project’s deliverables or phases. On a basic level, a WBS allows project managers to organize the project’s activities into different categories to create an overall...

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What Do General Contractors Do?

What Do General Contractors Do?

General contractors are construction professionals who organize, coordinate, and oversee construction projects from start to finish. They are typically referred to as GC’s in the construction industry. GCs' are often hired by property and construction managers. They...

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How to Create a Project in Oracle Primavera Cloud

How to Create a Project in Oracle Primavera Cloud

Oracle Primavera Cloud (OPC), Oracle’s cloud based collaboration solution, allows users to work with a variety of objects for different workflows. Combining portfolio management with project planning, OPC allows for the creation of projects, portfolios, programs, and...

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When Will Lumber Prices Go Down?

When Will Lumber Prices Go Down?

Rising lumber prices Since 2020, Lumber prices have risen a whopping 135%. This has pushed the average price of a single family home up by 18,000 dollars. This rise is due in large part to the COVID-19 pandemic, which caused sawmills to decrease their labor and...

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How to Earn Primavera P6 Certification

How to Earn Primavera P6 Certification

Oracle Primavera P6 is one of the most powerful project management tools available today, allowing users full control over every aspect of their project. From cost and resource loading to planning management, P6 offers control and collaboration capabilities that give...

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What is a CPM Schedule?

What is a CPM Schedule?

A CPM schedule is a project management activity schedule that uses the critical path method of scheduling. CPM schedules describe the specific activities that make up a larger project, including their durations, sequential relationships, and any associated costs. A...

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What are Project Controls?

What are Project Controls?

Project controls are processes put in place to keep a project on track. Project controls involve budgeting and scheduling, and track these elements through the duration of the project. Project controls are incredibly useful for measuring, forecasting, and thus...

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Bluebeam Revu Blog

Bluebeam Training Videos

Bluebeam Training Videos

There are many options for Bluebeam training. There is onsite training, virtual training over Zoom, and Bluebeam video tutorials to name a few. Bluebeam training videos are the most accessible and affordable option. It requires no travel, no overhead, and doesn’t...

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What Do General Contractors Do?

What Do General Contractors Do?

General contractors are construction professionals who organize, coordinate, and oversee construction projects from start to finish. They are typically referred to as GC’s in the construction industry. GCs' are often hired by property and construction managers. They...

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How to Login to Bluebeam Studio

How to Login to Bluebeam Studio

Bluebeam Studio is an cloud-based application within Bluebeam Revu that allows for collaboration over the entirety of a project’s life cycle. Bluebeam Studio has been available for free from all versions of Revu - Standard, CAD, and eXtreme - from 2012 on. Studio...

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When Will Lumber Prices Go Down?

When Will Lumber Prices Go Down?

Rising lumber prices Since 2020, Lumber prices have risen a whopping 135%. This has pushed the average price of a single family home up by 18,000 dollars. This rise is due in large part to the COVID-19 pandemic, which caused sawmills to decrease their labor and...

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What is Bluebeam?

What is Bluebeam?

Millions of architecture, engineering, and construction professionals all over the world utilize Bluebeam software to help their projects go smoothly. But who exactly is Bluebeam and what can their software do for your project? Bluebeam is a software company...

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How to get into Project Management

How to get into Project Management

Project management roles are in demand  in many different fields. In fact, you can find project managers in just about every industry from construction to medicine and beyond. Since this career has such a broad reach, it can be hard to know where to get started. Here...

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What is AEC?

What is AEC?

The acronym “AEC” in this case refers to “Architecture, Engineering, and Construction.”  AEC is a group of professionals who bring together their expertise in the fields of Architecture, Engineering and Construction in order to complete construction projects. Each...

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How to Add a Callout Border in Bluebeam Revu

How to Add a Callout Border in Bluebeam Revu

Bluebeam Revu features a variety of different markup tools, ranging from pen, shape, line, and text tools. Each markup tool can be placed directly on the PDF to markup a document. Once placed, each markup can be customized visually in a variety of different ways. ...

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How to Add, Remove, and Use Viewports in Bluebeam Revu

How to Add, Remove, and Use Viewports in Bluebeam Revu

When it comes to troubleshooting the measurement and calibration tools in Bluebeam Revu, there are generally three main issues that users run into: The page turns blue whenever you try to take a measurement The PDF won’t properly calibrate, or the measurements aren’t...

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