Project management is the intricate process of planning, controlling and implementing a project. The study is a quite wide and transcends various fields of study. To narrow the field of project management, scholars have subdivided it into smaller sub topics. This research is focused on project management in facility design and location. The paper identifies what an operational facility is and its importance to the project. Research to understand design and location factors was carried out and reported as well. In conclusion, the paper analyses the importance of location and design of the facility to the entire project success.