Introduction to Primavera P6 Professional> Creating a New Project in P6
Creating a New Project in P6
Duration: 8m 45s
Skill Level: Beginner
Creating a new P6 project will be a breeze after you complete this lesson. We'll cover the key fields that you'll need to know about when creating a blank project.
So you want to learn how to schedule? Our Introduction to Primavera P6 course is where you'll get started learning how to build project schedules in Primavera P6. There's lots to learn about Primavera and this is where you'll learn the steps and the process of building schedules in P6 from the ground up. We'll take your through creating your first project, adding WBS and Activities and linking it all together. You'll be building your own schedules in no time!
Video: Creating a New Project in P6
Hi! Welcome back. In this lesson we’ll be creating a new project in Primavera P6. This could be the first step in starting to build a new project schedule and that’s essentially the process we’re going to take you through in this master class. The project we’re going to be creating is a Railcar Maintenance Facility. Essentially it’s an engineering construction projects. Construct a new Railcar Maintenance Facility for our Month company Builder Touch. So if you’re ready, let’s go ahead and go into Primavera and get started.
Let’s get started with creating a new project in primavera. It’s pretty a straightforward approach. Let’s start by going to the file menu and choosing new. You see this pop up window up here and we call this pop up window the “create a new project wizard”. You can see the little icon of the wand, it’s sort of a wizard type approach. Now creating a new project in Primavera is slightly different than say creating a new spreadsheet in excel or a new word document. Primavera requires us to input some required information before we can get started. This wizard will take us to the required field and I’ll explain them to you as we go through. The first piece of requires information is something called the EPS. This screen is asking us to select the EPS and we can see here are that...