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Project Planning and Control Handbook

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MSFC-HDBK-3684
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MSFC - Marshall Space Flight Center
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Not NASA Endorsed
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The emphasis of this handbook is to describe the processes necessary for project and mission support business management. This handbook describes contemporary practices and policies employed at MSFC in project and mission support business management organizations for the following: schedule and budget development and execution; financial accountability; Earned Value Management (EVM); workforce assessment; programmatic analysis and reporting; and the technical, quality, risk, and configuration change aspects affecting PP&C.
Keywords
execution of program/projects, quality objectives, information inprogrammatic and mission support terms, how-to and reference guide
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Office of Primary Responsibility Designee (OPRD)
OPRD First Name
James
OPRD Last Name
Bell
OPRD Center
MSFC
OPRD Organization Code
CS40
OPRD Phone Number
OPRD email address
james.l.bell@nasa.gov
Additional Comments
This handbook is not intended to be a specification, but rather should be used as guidance based on best practices in the programmatic execution of projects and Center-provided mission support. It may also serve to orient newcomers and outsiders to the PP&C processes used at MSFC in the development and management of space systems and associated infrastructure, and the Center's mission support functions.
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