"Trust, but verify" is a saying President Reagan used often during his tenure in the White House. It is quoted often to present day, and often as a justification for confirming truth telling when dealing with friendly adversaries.
APM recognizes that contractors do not always have the owners best interests at heart, and vice versa. APM is able to cut through the noise of project status reports and schedule updates, performing audits of these reports and confirming data accuracy at the source. Developing EAC's, confirming percent completes, and ensuring schedule accuracy is critical to ensuring successful project execution. APM can perform these functions as an independent third party, with minimal disruption to ongoing project execution.