Claim Digger Baseline Schedule V.S Revised Schedule Comparison Tool
Claim DiggerWhat is the purpose of claim digger in Primavera P6. Read more ... » is one of primaveraUnderstand how scheduling tools works-Draw network diagram yourself. Read more ... » software built in tools:
P6How to read primavera time schedule for Engineers and Project Managers. Read more ... » ClaimDelay impact analysis using project reflections and claim digger in Primavera P6.. Read more ... » DiggerDelay impact analysis using project reflections and claim digger in Primavera P6.. Read more ... » is very useful tool to find difference between two versions of scheduleWhy Project management and project management plan. Read more ... » or Baseline Schedules V.S Revised Schedules using primavera P6Differences Between Primavera P6 and MS Project in planning. Read more ... » without any additional software required.
First let me explain what is the benefit of using Primavera P6 Built in tool Claim Digger. Mainly the The Clam Digger is comparing two schedules and find out what is the difference between two of them, Differences are identified as per the following terms:
2- Calendar Name
7- WBS Code
8- Primary Constraint Type
9- Primary Constraint Date
10- ActualHow primavera calculates dates of those activities whose predecessor has the actual start or actual finish.. Read more ... » Expense CostAdd cost to all primavera activities from excel with Vlookup. Read more ... »
11- Remaining Expense Cost
12- At Completion Expense Cost
17- Actual Start Date
21- Actual Finish Date
22- Original Duration
23- Actual Duration
24- Remaining Duration
25- At Completion Duration
27- At Completion Cost
29- Price Per Unit
30- Budgeted Cost
31- Remaining Cost
32- Activity Percent Complete
36- Actual Labor Units
37- Budgeted Labor Units
38- At Completion Labor Units
39- Remaining Labor Units
40- Activities Added/Deleted
40.1- The following Activities have been added to the project
40.2- The following Activities have been deleted from the project
41- Activity Code Assignments Added/Deleted
42- Relationship Differences (PredecessorHow primavera calculates dates of those activities whose predecessor has the actual start or actual finish.. Read more ... » / Successor Relationships added or Deleted)
43- At Completion Units
44- Budgeted Units
45- Remaining Units
46- Remaining Units Per Time
47- Actual Units
48- Budgeted Duration
49- Remaining Duration
50- Resource Assignments Added/Deleted
51- Activity Steps
WoW… Do not you think it is an amazing tool ??!! , It will spot any variance between two versions in the schedule.
When you should useWhat are activity duration types and their use in Primavera P6.. Read more ... » Claim Digger, Applications of using This tool :
1- When you receive a new version of the time scheduleWhy Project management and project management plan. Read more ... » from the contractor, Then you should use Claim Digger to check what has been changed on the schedule.
2- When you Receive an update of the time schedule, you should check that nothing changed from the baseline original duration, relationships and constrains.
3- Before submitting your schedule to the client after new revision or update, just run fast check to ensure that noting went wrong.
How to work with Claim Digger Step by Step :
1- open claim digger from primavera p6 tools menu as per the following photo:
2- Select the Revised schedule and the Project ScheduleProject Management General Definitions. Read more ... » Baseline (The two versions of the schedules you want to compare) as per the following photo :
3- Click on Advanced Options to choose what is the output values you want to see in the report.
Note: you can choose Group Report by Activity in the advanced setting if you want primavera to group all the terms i mentioned above (what ever you choose from the 51 term mentioned above) by activity.
4- Choose the report format (HTML or CSV)
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5- Click compare to run the Software
6- SampleCreate Gantt Chart and cash flow using excel with sample file. Read more ... » of Claim Digger Reports:
A- HTML Report
B: CVS Report
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