Here’s A Quick Way To Keep Your Primavera P6 Milestones in Focus
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Here’s A Quick Way To Keep Your Primavera P6 Milestones in Focus

Primavera P6 Milestone Activities in any schedule usually represent the most important deadlines, deliveries, start ups or drop-dead dates for a project. These are undeniably dates that you’ll want to stay on top of and keep close at hand in case you’re asked for a report or to check on the health of the project….

Using Primavera’s .Xer File Parser – Import WBS From Excel Without The SDK
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Using Primavera’s .Xer File Parser – Import WBS From Excel Without The SDK

In this tutorial we explain how to import a WBS dictionary in Primavera P6 without the SDK.   NOTE: The steps needed to transform a classical WBS presentation (which is WBS Path and Description) to a format understood by the database (which is parent / child) is covered in Steps 1 to 6 of this…

How To Import WBS From Excel To Primavera P6 Using The SDK
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How To Import WBS From Excel To Primavera P6 Using The SDK

In this tutorial we explain how to use the Oracle Primavera P6 SDK to import a WBS from Excel to Primavera P6. We are using the WBS.xls P6 SDK spreadsheet made available by Oracle Support. The SDK is a very handy tool, but the data must exactly respect the required format, we used a sample…

Convert WBS to Activity Codes in Oracle Primavera P6
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Convert WBS to Activity Codes in Oracle Primavera P6

The idea of this tutorial was inspired by a question in LinkedIn forum, a planner have received a primavera schedule using WBS, as in the oil and gas industry it is very useful to have different layouts to present the schedule to different audience, and more importantly the Work breakdown structure is based on geographic area in the construction phase, and systems in the commissioning phase, the tutorial will use the APEX sample schedule to convert a WBS to activities codes, it is assumed you
have already worked with the Primavera P6 SDK.