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SCHEDULE BASELINE NARRATIVE MMMM DD, YYYY

I. OVERVIEW Contractor received a Noticed to Proceed (NTP)1) of October 17, 2012, for construction of XXX project. Contractual for this project is 500 calendar days. Project final completion is to be achieved by March 01, 2014. Inclement weather day(s) totaling 25 calendar days (18 days per year) have been included in the baseline schedule as allowed per Article xx.xa of the contract documents. The project documents require completion of new XXX facilities based upon staged interim milestone. II. MILESTONE The milestone constraints included in the Baseline Schedule in accordance with the contract document requirements as follows: 1. 180 (calendar days) from NTP-Work to be performed within the time period includes construction of Package 01 and relocation of existing equipments. 2. 360 (calendar days) from NTP-Work to be performed within the time period includes construction of Package 02 and Package 03. This work is sequenced so as to allow for the substantial completion of all appurtenance facilities prior to pre-commissioning of the new equipments themselves. This includes additional emergency safety equipments and additional aeration capacity. 3. 400 (calendar days) from NTP-Work to be performed within the time period includes starting equipments, pre-commissioning. In this milestone includes modification and additional items. 4. 500 (calendar days) from NTP-Work to be performed within the time period includes all handover documents package and remeasuring or reconciliation work quantity.

III. SCHEDULE STRUCTURE This CPM schedule is developed utilizing standard network analysis diagram methods. Work sequences and logic is derived from the requirements of the Contract documents as it relates to construction constrained sequences and operational issue. The most current information with regard to procurement and work durations including information provided by major subcontractor has been incorporated into this baseline schedule.

1). Letter from a principal (client or owner) to a contractor stating the date the contractor can begin work subject to the conditions of the contract. The performance time of the contract starts from the NTP date. http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/notice-to-proceedNTP.html

The schedule is developed using a 6-day workweek calendar (Calendar 01). Cure times for concrete and some procurement durations are shown in a 7-day workweek calendar (Calendar 02). Generally, work activities durations do not exceed 15 days (2 work weeks) in duration. Inclement weather days are shown as required. No float suppression techniques were used in developing this schedule. Activities that have constrained dates are those that must have logically be constrained due to resource allocation issues or as may be mandated by the construction sequence(s) required by contract documents. The following are reports that will be used for the progress schedule update: 1. Narrative 2. Critical Path Bar Chart (behind the narrative) 3. Area by Early Start Report 4. Total Float by Early Start Report 5. Network Logic Report 6. Submittal Report by Submittal Package 7. Milestone Analysis 8. Claim Digger Report (schedule comparison report)

IV. CRITICAL PATH Each of the interim milestone required the construction documents is arranged to provide a critical path. Each separate critical path is characterized by zero total float2). Each path is also tied to submittal reviews and procurement times. Each major area of construction that involves new equipment has separate commissioning activities identified to ensure sufficient duration for integration into existing plant operations.

V. EARLY START CONSTRAINTS Construction activities constrained to start at a designated date are as follows i.e.: 1. Activity ID xxx1234-Excavate 4m & 8m Constrained based on excavator availability. 2. Activity ID xxx4567-Cleaning and Touchup Constrained based on manpower availability. 3. Activity ID xxx8999-Dismantle formwork Work in this area not required to commence until the constrained date.

2). Zero Total Float method is method will be used to calculate or to maintain the critical path.