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    CPM and PERT project management

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    CPM/PERT

    1. Immediate Duration
    Activity Predecessors (days)
    a. organize layout team - 5
    b. organize modification team - 3
    c. design personnel jobs a 2
    d. set machinery in place b 3
    e. connect utilities c,d 7
    f. modify conveyor system e 4
    g. train personnel e 3
    h. finishing touches f 5
    i. run test lot g 2

    a. Draw the project management network.
    b. Determine the project completion time.
    c. What is the critical path?

    2. A manufacturing company is planning to use PERT to setup a project for a new production line. For this project, they have established the following activities, precedence relationships, and time estimates in days:

    Most
    Immediate Optimistic Likely Pessimistic
    Activity Predecessors to tm tp
    a -- 8 10 12
    b -- 6 7 9
    c b 3 3 3
    d a 10 15 20
    e d 6 7 8
    f c 9 10 11
    g d 5 7 10
    h e,f 14 15 16

    a. Draw the project management network.
    b. Determine the project completion time.
    c. What is the critical path?

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    CPM/PERT

    1. Immediate Duration
    Activity Predecessors (days)
    a. organize layout team - 5
    b. organize modification team - 3
    c. design personnel jobs a 2
    d. set machinery in place b 3
    e. connect utilities c,d 7
    f. modify conveyor system e 4
    g. train personnel e 3
    h. finishing touches f 5
    i. run test lot g 2

    a. Draw the project management network.

    b. Determine the project completion time.
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