How To Reduce File Size in Bluebeam Revu

Reduce File Size is a Bluebeam Revu tool that allows you to reduce the size of PDF documents. PDFs with large amounts of metadata, such as markups, stamps, and hyperlinks, can...

Bluebeam Revu eXtreme vs CAD vs Standard: Comparing Bluebeam Revu Editions

*This article refers to depreciated versions of Bluebeam Revu. Please visit our Bluebeam Subscription page for current information.Bluebeam Revu 20 comes in three different...

Understanding and Preventing Schedule Drift in Primavera P6

As a Primavera P6 Professional and Oracle Primavera Cloud trainer, I often assist users with project issues. One common question I receive relates to schedule drift. This is...

10 Benefits of Primavera P6

There are so many benefits of Primavera P6. Whether you’re a project manager, scheduler, stakeholder, or business owner, you can take advantage of Primavera P6’s powerful...

What is Bluebeam Studio? An Overview of Studio Sessions & Studio Projects

Bluebeam Revu’s Bluebeam Studio is an integrated cloud-based collaboration solution. Studio is an included Revu tool that allows for real-time collaboration on PDFs and unlimited...

How to Get P6 Certification

Knowing the ins and outs of Primavera P6 will not only make you a better project controller or scheduler, it could boost your career. With the demand for professionals with...

Primavera P6 Updates and Upgrades

Primavera P6 Updates & Upgrades Welcome to our new Primavera P6 Updates blog! Our goal is to review and distill information about all Oracle/Primavera software releases and...

How to Earn Primavera P6 Certification

Oracle Primavera P6  is one of the most powerful project management tools available today. It allows users full control over every aspect of their project. P6 offers control and...

How Much Does Primavera P6 Cost?

Primavera P6 is offered in two different flavors, Enterprise or Professional. P6 Enterprise is the web-accessed version with a database installed on a server. P6 Professional is...

How to Create and Import PDF Templates in Bluebeam Revu

Bluebeam Revu comes stocked with several default PDF templates. These documents are preset with specific page settings, formatting, and even content. There are default templates...

Oracle Primavera Blog

How to Create Reports in Primavera P6 Professional

How to Create Reports in Primavera P6 Professional

In project management, you often need to share project data with others. For stakeholders and owners, you may need to share the timeline, budget, and progress of the project. For field employees, on the other hand, you may need to share constraints and sequences of...

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How to Create Codes in Oracle Primavera Cloud

How to Create Codes in Oracle Primavera Cloud

In Oracle Primavera Cloud, you can create codes to organize objects with custom attributes. Codes allow you to create a custom list column, where you can choose one code value to assign to each object. You can use codes to track any information not currently available...

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Schedule Float in Project Management

Schedule Float in Project Management

Even the most carefully planned project can experience delays. Luckily, project managers know that they can use float or slack to get their project back on track. Sounds great! But what exactly is float in project management? And how can you use it to benefit your...

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10 Benefits of Primavera P6

10 Benefits of Primavera P6

There are so many benefits of Primavera P6. Whether you’re a project manager, scheduler, stakeholder, or business owner, you can take advantage of Primavera P6’s powerful features. With unparalleled tracking, monitoring, and control you’ll be able to optimize your...

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Benefits of Online Primavera P6 Classes

Benefits of Online Primavera P6 Classes

In person classes are a great way to learn the ins and outs of Primavera P6. But, the reality is that you won’t always be able to find the time in your busy schedule to attend live classes- let alone travel for them. Luckily there are several online Primavera P6 class...

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How to Get P6 Certification

How to Get P6 Certification

Knowing the ins and outs of Primavera P6 will not only make you a better project controller or scheduler, it could boost your career. With the demand for professionals with advanced P6 knowledge growing, adding P6 skills to your resume could help you land the job...

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Bluebeam Revu Blog

How to Use Dynamic Fill in Bluebeam Revu

How to Use Dynamic Fill in Bluebeam Revu

Bluebeam Revu offers a variety of measurement tools for quantity takeoff. By far, the most popular of these tools is Dynamic Fill. This tool allows you to take quick and precise measurements of selected areas. It even allows you to take multiple measurements at once....

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Top 10 Modifier Keys in Bluebeam Revu

Top 10 Modifier Keys in Bluebeam Revu

Bluebeam Revu hosts a myriad of tools and functions, even beyond what displays in the Menu Bar. For this reason, some functionality can only be accessed using modifier keys. Modifier keys are a type of keyboard shortcut that modifies how your mouse works with the...

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7 Ways To Customize Bluebeam Revu Using Preferences

7 Ways To Customize Bluebeam Revu Using Preferences

Bluebeam Revu allows you to customize the workspace for a wide variety of workflows and processes. You can customize the interface, tools, and panels to ensure work efficiency throughout the project. Many customization options are available within the main workspace....

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How to Use Batch Tools in Bluebeam Revu

How to Use Batch Tools in Bluebeam Revu

When working on large projects, you may need to deal with multiple PDFs at once. Making adjustments to each PDF individually can be a difficult and time consuming process. Thankfully, Bluebeam Revu offers a variety of Batch tools. Batch tools allow you to perform...

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How to Customize Toolbars in Bluebeam Revu

How to Customize Toolbars in Bluebeam Revu

In Bluebeam Revu, toolbars give quick access to tools and functions. Toolbars group together similar tools, such as Markups or Measurements. By default, toolbars will display on the right side of the screen - but you can customize them for each Revu profile. You can...

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How Much Does Bluebeam Revu Cost?

How Much Does Bluebeam Revu Cost?

If you work in the construction industry, you’ve probably already heard of Bluebeam Revu. This document and project management solution software can help streamline your project’s PDF markup and collaboration process in real time. Sounds great. But, how much does...

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Microsoft Project Blog

 

How to Create Custom Fields in Microsoft Project

How to Create Custom Fields in Microsoft Project

In Microsoft Project, you can create custom fields to organize tasks with custom data. Custom fields allow you to create a new column to add metadata to your project. This can be very useful for tracking custom attributes. For example, if you're working with...

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How to Create Baselines in Microsoft Project

How to Create Baselines in Microsoft Project

Baselines are an integral part of project management for capturing project data. A baseline is a snapshot of a project at a given time. They capture all project data - such as dates, durations, and costs. In the planning phase, you create baselines to save the...

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How to Create a WBS in Microsoft Project 

How to Create a WBS in Microsoft Project 

The Work Breakdown Structure, or WBS, is a hierarchical breakdown of a project’s work. A WBS is often created before adding tasks and breaks the project down into phases of work. Schedulers can then organize tasks into categories - such as preconstruction and...

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How to View the Critical Path in Microsoft Project

How to View the Critical Path in Microsoft Project

The critical path is the sequence of tasks that directly affect the project’s completion. Any activity on the critical path must be completed by its planned finish date in order for the project to finish on time. For project management, tracking the critical path is...

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How to Download Microsoft Project for Free

How to Download Microsoft Project for Free

Microsoft Project is one of the most popular project management applications. Used by organizations of all sizes, MS Project allows users to plan and track projects with ease. For schedulers, MS Project is generally a required tool for day to day work. Whether you...

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How to Create Calendars in Microsoft Project

How to Create Calendars in Microsoft Project

In project management, calendars determine when work can occur. In Microsoft Project, calendars define the working and non-working time for the schedule. You can create a variety of calendars within the program for different projects. You can even use multiple...

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AEC Blog

Will AI Replace Project Managers?

Will AI Replace Project Managers?

According to tech research firm Gartner, 80% of tasks currently performed by project managers will soon be replaced by AI. So soon in fact, that the firm claims many duties of a project manager will become obsolete by as early as 2030. But before you get too worried,...

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Construction Superintendent vs Project Manager

Construction Superintendent vs Project Manager

In construction, both project managers and superintendents are vital to keep your project on schedule and within budget. While they sometimes share responsibilities, both bring different skills, experiences, and expertise to a project. So what exactly is a...

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The Fundamentals of Project Management

The Fundamentals of Project Management

The first step to becoming an effective project manager is to know and understand the fundamentals of project management. Below we’ve compiled some basic information to give you some context about what goes into project management.   What is Project Management...

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Benefits of Hempcrete

Benefits of Hempcrete

When you think of hemp you may picture the hemp plant itself- or, you might imagine it’s sister plant, marijuana. You may have even used a variety of hemp products like hemp milk, paper, linen, rope, and even hemp beauty products. But did you know that this versatile...

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What is Interior Architecture?

What is Interior Architecture?

Have you ever wondered who designs your favorite interiors? You can see the work of interior architects in so many places, from hotel lobbies and restaurants to doctors offices and even your own home. But what exactly is interior architecture? And how does it differ...

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How to Prevent Construction Site Fires

How to Prevent Construction Site Fires

Fires on construction sites aren’t rare- and they can not only cost you a lot of money, they can be deadly. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, fire departments responded to an average of 4,440 fires in structures under construction per year from 2017-...

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What is Interspecies Design?

What is Interspecies Design?

Imagine a world where humans, bugs, animals and plants live in harmony. Where instead of just sustaining natural life, the built environment allows it to thrive. Designers who utilize interspecies design are on a mission to make this dream a reality.    What is...

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9 Ways to Prevent Bird Window Collisions

9 Ways to Prevent Bird Window Collisions

There is an invisible killer responsible for the deaths of billions of birds every year: glass. Most of us have witnessed tragic bird-window collisions in our homes or offices. But, the problem goes beyond residential windows. Just this past October in Chicago, up to...

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