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Project Scheduling & Controls

To bring your project in on time and within budget, you need real-time data at every phase—and a partner who delivers accurate analysis and forecasting.

Biomanufacturing capital projects and facilities are uniquely complex. Experienced project controls can help you manage these complexities and ensure timely delivery of your capital project. Through comprehensive management and analysis of your project’s scope, cost, schedule, and risks, we ensure you have the requisite information to make informed decisions at every phase.

Effective project controls can accelerate the delivery of your capital project or manufacturing facility

Capital projects are expensive, complicated, and time sensitive. You help us understand your goals—deliverables and timing, milestones and dependencies, duration ownership of activities. We help you manage scope, cost, scheduling and risk —every step of the way.

  • 0.1. Scope Management

    0.1. Scope Management

    • Cross-functional scope development workshops
    • Project charters
    • Project execution plans
    • Requirement specifications
    • Stakeholder management
    • Change management workflow
    • Change evaluations and impact assessments
    • Establish delegations of authority
    • Change trending analysis and reporting
  • 0.2. Project Scheduling

    0.2. Project Scheduling

    • Cross-functional schedule development workshops
    • Milestone definitions and variance reporting
    • High-Level scheduling (Levels 1&2)
    • Detailed scheduling (Levels 3+)
    • Basis of schedule documents
    • Baseline& Period performance reporting and analysis
    • Schedule data export into custom analytical tool
    • Critical path impact and analysis
    • Project dashboards and monthly progress reports
    • 2/4/6 week lookahead reporting
    • Baseline vs. Actuals (S-Curve)
    • Resource loading histograms
    • Schedule scenarios and forensics
  • 0.3. Risk Management

    0.3. Risk Management

    • Cross-functional risk management workshops
    • Review historical risks and lessons learned
    • Risk criticality analysis
    • Pre & Post risk mitigation analysis and rankings
    • Risk register reporting (Top 10, lookaheads, etc.)
    • Risk mitigation strategies based on SME experience and best practices
    • Actionable mitigations and tracking
  • 0.4. Cost Control

    0.4. Cost Control

    • Cross-functional budget development workshops
    • Estimate management
    • Business case development and funding support
    • High-level cost summary reporting
    • Detailed cost tracking at the lowest WBS/CBS level
    • Budget performance reporting and analysis
    • Contract management (AR/AP)
    • Forecast and trending analysis
    • Earned value management
    • Finance system reconciliations
    • Cashflow forecast and reporting

Dedicated 14+ year old center of excellence for project controls

Yes, we do it all. From project controls to cost control to scope and risk management. All underpinned with our proprietary performance metrics and integrated planning approach, so you can clearly understand your needs—and your project can be completed on time. 

  • Budgeting and estimating​
  • CAPEX planning and portfolio management​
  • Capital expenditure and facility projects​
  • Cost controls and forecasting​
  • Critical path scheduling and analysis detailed schedule development​
  • Earned value and resource productivity analysis​
  • Facilities optimization and process modeling​
  • Risk management​

Skilled people, in-depth training, and lived experience secure your project

We hire top-notch engineering talent with a passion for organization and an attention to detail. We provide comprehensive project controls training, including time-tested best practices. We bolster that with deep industry experience to ensure that our resources are fully primed to manage large, complex capital expenditure and facility projects and programs.

CAPEX investment under management by our project controls teams
Pharma and biotech clients utilizing our project controls center of excellence today
Capital projects delivered with a focus on project controls and scheduling
Cities globally with projects under management

People First and patient-focused

Our greatest resource is our people, with patients at the core of everything we do. Commitment to that value provides a foundation of success for us and our partners.