Benefits of an EVMS Self-Governance Process

April 6, 2023 EVMS

Contractors with a cognizant federal agency (CFA) approved or certified Earned Value Management System (EVMS) are expected to establish and execute an annual EVMS self-governance plan. Sometimes also called self-surveillance or self-assessment, the objective is the same. The contractor is responsible for establishing an internal process to ensure their EVMS, as implemented at the contract/project […]

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Maintaining a Credible Estimate at Completion (EAC)

March 7, 2023 Estimate at Completion (EAC)

Issues with a contractor’s estimate at completion (EAC) process is a common Earned Value Management System (EVMS) surveillance finding H&A earned value consultants are frequently asked to help resolve. The EAC process can become a major issue when the government customer lacks confidence in the contractor’s EAC data. Why does a credible EAC matter?  EACs […]

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Charts and EVMS Health

February 1, 2023 Earned Value Management System (EVMS)

Visual representations, like charts and graphs, allow top management to quickly assess the status of a project and make informed decisions.

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Contract Performance Example – Cost Variance Trend

January 1, 2023 EVM Training
EVM Contract Performance - Cost Variance

Managers can use cost and schedule variance trends to identify issues that could impact project completion.

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Creating a Scalable Earned Value Management System (EVMS)

December 1, 2022 EVM Consulting

Build a framework for scaling an EVMS. Create a common repeatable process and data structure.

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How Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs) Contribute to Project Success

November 2, 2022 Integrated Baseline Review (IBR)

IBRs are an essential part of establishing a credible, executable cost and schedule plan that will lead to project success. Learn why.

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