Planning and Scheduling of a School Building by using CPM Network Technique

Shivam Mittal, R Sharma, Pravendra Yadav
2016 IJIRST-International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology|   unpublished
A building should be planned to make it comfortable, economical and to meet all the requirements. The attempt of the planner should be to attain maximum convenience with the limited money available. Functional utility, cost, habits, taste, requirements, etc., should be considered by the planner. Circulation area should be minimum possible without affecting other requirements and convenience. To start with, all the requirements should be collected and then planning should be taken up and a
more » ... aken up and a number of alternative proposals are prepared and comparing their advantages and disadvantages, the best one should be adopted. The engineer and architect shall have to satisfy the owner, for which a number of sitting will be required to finalize the plan. By Scheduling, we assign a particular time for completing a particular job. The main objective of scheduling is to arrive at a position where we will get minimum processing time. The basic principles and mechanics of network technique (CPM/PERT) is the application of planning, analyzing and scheduling and controlling of event and activities involved in a project in relation to time and interdependence of each activity. Therefore, this paper aims at planning and scheduling of a school building by using network technique.