What is a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)?

 In project management, the work breakdown structure (WBS) is a hierarchical breakdown of a project’s deliverables or phases. A WBS allows project managers to organize their...

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

Bluebeam Revu 20 comes in three different editions: eXtreme, CAD and Standard. Each version features different capabilities and all are available for different price points. This...

What is Oracle Primavera Cloud?

Oracle Primavera Cloud is a project, portfolio, and program management platform that allows for control over all stages of the project lifecycle. This is essentially Oracle's...

How to Create and Import a PDF Template in Bluebeam Revu 2018 & 2019

Bluebeam Revu comes stocked with several default templates, including ones for RFIs and invoices, but you can also create and import your own custom templates in a few easy...

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...

Using the Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS) in Primvera P6

The Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS) is a global hierarchy of the managers responsible for projects in the Enterprise Project Structure (EPS). Project Managers build the...

How to Create a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) in Oracle Primavera Cloud

Oracle Primavera Cloud (OPC), Oracle’s cloud-based scheduling solution, allows project teams to create and manage an unlimited number of projects. Once a project has been...

What is a CPM Schedule?

The critical path, also called the longest path, is a sequence of tasks that directly affect the project’s finish date. Each of the tasks along the critical path are called...

Oracle Primavera Cloud vs Primavera P6: 9 Advantages of Oracle Primavera Cloud

In this day and age, many software companies are moving to the cloud and offering their programs as subscription services. There are many benefits to this for the end users:...

How to Add Blank Pages, Reorder Pages, and More Using Thumbnails in Bluebeam Revu 2018 & 2019

In Bluebeam Revu 2018 and 2019, you are able to manipulate pages within a PDF with ease. The options for doing so may however not be readily apparent to a new user. It may be a...

Oracle Primavera Blog

What are Project Controls?

What are Project Controls?

Project controls are processes or tasks that should be put in place to keep a project on track. They are incredibly useful for measuring and analyzing project data and can be used to track budgeting and scheduling throughout the duration of a project.Why are project...

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Using Scenarios in Oracle Primavera Cloud

Using Scenarios in Oracle Primavera Cloud

Users transitioning from Primavera P6 to Oracle Primavera Cloud (OPC) will find many familiar tools and functions, such as the ability to create baselines and compare the current schedule to a baseline version. However, along with baselines, OPC has introduced a new...

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How Much Does Primavera P6 Cost?

How Much Does Primavera P6 Cost?

*Updated August 3rd, 2022 to reflected price change. There are a number of purchase options for Primavera P6 available, which can be confusing for prospective users of the software. For those that are interested in P6 Professional or Enterprise, here is a quick...

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Object Types Available in Oracle Primavera Cloud

Object Types Available in Oracle Primavera Cloud

As a multi-faceted scheduling solution, Oracle Primavera Cloud offers a wide variety of functionality for different types of work. For CPM schedulers, OPC can be used to create and manage a variety of projects and programs, while portfolio managers can utilize it to...

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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 Add Users to Oracle Primavera Cloud

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 based on the company, but almost all companies will need to first set up their program by...

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Bluebeam Revu Blog

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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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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How to Use the Snapshot Tool in Bluebeam Revu

How to Use the Snapshot Tool in Bluebeam Revu

This article will show how to use the Snapshot tool in Bluebeam Revu. The Snapshot tool in Bluebeam Revu is used to copy and paste content from one part of a PDF to another. The Snapshot tool copies the actual raster or vector content of the PDF to the clipboard. ...

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How to Save Custom Statuses in Bluebeam Revu 20

How to Save Custom Statuses in Bluebeam Revu 20

In Bluebeam Revu, the Status column in the Markups List can be used to apply statuses to individual markups. Although Revu features several default statuses that can be applied, you can also create custom statuses as well. With a custom status created, it can then be...

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How to Set Default Markup Settings in Bluebeam Revu

How to Set Default Markup Settings in Bluebeam Revu

In Bluebeam Revu, all markup tools have a default appearance setting. The markup’s appearance can be adjusted using the Properties toolbar or the Properties panel; however, once you stop using the adjusted tool, its settings will revert back to their default. This can...

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