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Mechanical Conveying Systems 101: What Every Project Engineer Should Know

Posted on: June 6, 2018, Categories: Project Management

If you’re looking into a mechanical conveying system, you’ve probably got a large processing facility and lot of product to move in, out or across it. If you haven’t scoped a system like this before, however, it can be a daunting task. With so much of your process dependent on the system to move materials, making a mistake in the system’s design or execution can be costly – to your process, your company and to you.

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Pneumatic Conveying Systems 101: What Every Project Engineer Should Know

Posted on: May 4, 2018, Categories: Project Management


If you’re not that familiar with pneumatic conveying systems, but have been asked to scope one anyway, you’re probably feeling a little overwhelmed and apprehensive at the moment.

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3 Key Excel Features for Powerful Business Financial Data Analysis

Posted on: November 15, 2016, Categories: Project Management

For me, Microsoft Excel is indispensable. If leveraged properly, its data analysis capabilities help me get the answers I need from my data.

As the Chief Financial Officer at AMG, I need those data-driven answers to forecast cash flow and profitability for the business, track business metrics, and analyze business data to interpret results and improve forecasts.

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Metrics, Metrics, Metrics: How Does Earned Value Management Support Cost & Schedule Control?

Posted on: December 9, 2015, Categories: Project Management

A significant role of Project Management (PM) is managing the resources and tracking the progress of a project. With the thousands of tasks required to design, engineer and build a facility, it can be difficult to track progress and allocate resources effectively. Consequently, it is tough to quantify progress accurately, making it a challenge to paint a picture of exactly what percent completion has been reached, what there is still to complete, and what the final cost and start-up date will look like as the project nears completion.

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