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Monday, Jul 03, 2017 by Scott Carrico

Learn How to Import a Microsoft Project 2016 Schedule into Primavera P6 in versions 8.3 through 16.2.

One of the most valuable tools on a construction project that the stakeholders can create, communicate, and modify is the construction or project schedule. A through schedule that has the... Read more

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 by Irina

WinEst, the first Windows-based estimating system, is used by construction professionals worldwide. Serving the complete range of industry niches and customers, WinEst can be used in a wide variety of applications.

With this new update, Trimble fixed several minor issues, ensuring that... Read more

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 by Irina

Learn how Trimble’s SketchUp Viewer app for Microsoft’s HoloLens and mixed-reality can be an integral part of the design process. ... Read more

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 by Don Rote

The U.S. construction industry has been standardized on critical path method (CPM) for decades. During this time, Primavera (Oracle) and, to a lesser extent, Microsoft Project have become market leaders.  Oracle Primavera P6 has tremendous functionality for planning projects and programs,... Read more

Sunday, May 28, 2017 by Scott Carrico

BuildingPoint Pacific wrapped up a six week long Primavera P6 training session with Rudolph and Sletten (R&S) last month in their San Diego, California office. The class consisted of project managers, assistant project managers, and superintendents in a two-hour per week course, either in... Read more

Thursday, May 25, 2017 by Irina

ENR Future Tech is next week! BuildingPoint Pacific will be in the Trimble booth demonstrating the HoloLens, total stations and 3D scanning!

ENR FutureTech is for business and IT leaders in architecture, engineering and construction to examine the business and design issues driving... Read more

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 by Irina

May 2017. We are pleased to announce that ProjectSight has been upgraded. This update includes a brand new module, Daily Reports, which may be used to track daily activities such as Labor, Weather, Comments, Photos, and Links to other records. In addition, we’ve made several improvements to the... Read more

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 by Scott Carrico

How to change the labels in the Gantt Chart

A common question in Primavera P6 classes is how to change the labels in the Gantt Chart. The process to change the labels can be thorny. Typically, people would assume that where they change the color of the bar is where they change the label;... Read more

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 by Scott Carrico

Scott Carrico, Scheduler at BuildingPoint Pacific shares his tips and techniques when working with Primavera P6 Scheduling tool.

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Friday, Apr 21, 2017 by Don Rote

April 2017-BuildingPoint Pacific was selected by Kelly Slater Wave Company—creators of the longest rideable open-barrel man-made surfing wave in the world—to support their team with project planning. Don Rote of BPP is pleased to announce the new business relationship... Read more

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