The primary goal of a project manager and the project team, is to finish the project as specified, on schedule and within budget.
Here is a good example of Project Management of A Distillation System
Keys of Project Management
1. Plan, Organize, and Control - This applies to virtually every activity on the project - starting with the kick off meeting and extending to all engineering, procurement and construction activities.
2. KISS - Keep It Simple Stupid - Over detailed plan, budgets, schedules, and control systems do not automatically equate to more successful projects.
The general planning activities include:
The general organizational activities include:
The general control activities include:
Typical Project Scope
Engineering Study, Site Investigation & Process Engineering
Process and Mechanical Design, Equipment Selection
Procurement, Fabrication and Assembly
Technical White Paper - Contracting Strategy of Project Management
Installation and Quality Control
Operations Training and Commissioning Support
Service Support and Maintenance