Planning with Primavera/Expert Profile

Muhammad Taimoor Alam


Questions related to technical tools of primavera, resource loading, cost loading, preparing and monitoring the baselines, contractual correspondence linked to primavera, how to use custom ideas in the programs. Most important is the link between the activities as per given specs and preparation of claim as per Contract FIDIC linked with plan on primavera Plus question related to contracts, regarding claims specially associated with time extension, taxation,deductions on Payment certificates can be entertained.Also questions related to Primaver 6 are entertained.

Experience in the area

Experience in high rise buildings planning,contract, execution and technical data of the material to be used at site.And some knowledge about the design of structures. Some experince in roads as well


Worked with five multinational firms.And on high Rise Building project.Currently on a water transmission project in KSA.


BSC in Civil Engineering Certified PMP(project management Professional from PMI) Certified PMI-SP (Scheduling Professional from PMI)

Awards and Honors

Project Management professional (PMP-PMI) Scheduling Professional (PMI -SP) Member of Pakistan Engineering Council (MPEC)

What do you like about this subject?


What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

Planning to launch own work for project controls and earn more certifications.

Something interesting about this subject that others may not know:

Planning is generally is not given importance as it should be.since contractually it has a huge role to play and also it helps for timely completion of the project if planned properly.

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Anil05/11/15101010Thank you sir
Anil11/24/13101010Thank you sir
Anil11/19/13101010Many thanks sir.
Anil09/24/13101010Many thanks sir...Anil
Mahmood Ali06/13/1310101010

Recent Answers from Muhammad Taimoor Alam

2015-07-04 Tender Program:

Dear Aejaz,    Make sure you have all the key milestones(mentioned in the contract) covered in your schedule. This may include but not limit to:    - Project start Date    - Site possession from client

2015-05-07 EOT for additional works:

Dear Anil,    Thanks for your question.As per my understanding the answer can be replied in the following sections:      1- EOT for on Hold activities. Lets say an activity was on hold from 1st may upto

2015-03-31 Re;Updating Qty & Resource:

Salam,    Thanks for your question.I Would like to reply as follows:    1- You can select for percentage complete type for an activity duration, physical and units.    2- % Duration Type is preferable

2013-11-19 rate variance budget vs actual:

 Thanks for the querry,    please follow these steps:    -     Go to FILE --- IMPORT.    -     a dialog box will appear in front of you.Import FORMAT. slect the option Spreadsheet .click next.    -  

2013-09-24 rate variance budget vs actual:

Dear Anil,    I am sorry for late response as  i was away.      1- the different prices can be inserted in the resource.Go the selected resource in the resource dictionary . in the TAB " UNITS AND PRICES"


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