to Gantt Chart
Gantt Chart is a visual aids used for a variety of purposes related to loading
and scheduling. Its name is derived from Henry Gantt, who developed it in the late 1800s.
It is used to plan and monitor the progress of jobs. The chart could describe the use of
resources, such as work centres and overtime. It is, therefore, intended to show the
actual use or the intended use of resources on a time-scaled chart. The sequence of task
necessary to complete the total job can be shown on the time-scaled chart as well.
are several types of Gantt Charts. The most commonly used types are as follows: