CASH FLOW AND BUDGETING USING NETWORK SCHEDULING

PENNSYLVANIAS NEW NETWORK SCHEDULING SYSTEM USES PERT-CPM TECHNIQUES TO SCHEDULE ENGINEERING, RIGHT-OF-WAY, UTILITIES RELOCATION AND CONSTRUCTION FOR EACH PROJECT FOR 6 TO 8 YEARS IN THE FUTURE. EXPENDITURES ARE RELATED TO POINTS IN THE NETWORKS AND ARE THUS PROJECTED BY QUARTER YEAR FOR EACH PROJECT. THIS PERMITS THE ASSEMBLY OF MASTER SCHEDULES TO MEET REVENUES, THE PREPARATION OF BUDGETS, AND PREDICTION AND CONTROL OF CASH FLOW. THE RESULTS ARE GREATLY IMPROVED FISCAL CONTROL, A PROJECTED 40 PERCENT INCREASE IN ENGINEERING PRODUCTIVITY, AND SUBSTANTIAL REDUCTIONS IN PAPERWORK.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Pagination: pp 26-38
  • Monograph Title: Management personnel and costs
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200161
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Nov 10 1994 12:00AM