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WENDELSTEIN 7-X (W7-X) is an experimental stellarator presently under construction at the new branch of IPP Garching at Greifswald. Since its beginning in 1996, the project W7-X Construction has been incorporating a comprehensive control activity to assure the plant is constructed according to schedule and budget. The working fields of the project control - organization, planning and controlling - are described together with the relevant boundary conditions of the project. The activities in these fields are highlighted and an overview of the status of the project is given with emphasis on the components on the time-critical path. As conclusions some important issues for the future of the project are specified.

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Authors: BUNDE R, Max-Planck-Institut fur Plasmaphysik, Greifswald (DE);GOTTSCHEWSKY M, Max-Planck-Institut fur Plasmaphysik, Greifswald (DE);HEINRICH S, Max-Planck-Institut fur Plasmaphysik, Greifswald (DE)
Bibliographic Reference: An article published in:Fusion Engineering and Design, 58-59 (2001), pp. 803-808
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