A real-world guide to success in construction estimating, the DEWALTAr Construction Estimating Handbook is loaded with tips, checklists, worksheets, data tables, and tutorials that will provide readers with the tools they need to effectively navigate through every step of the estimating process. The book focuses on the construction estimating qhow-toq essentials and provides on-the-spot answers backed up with graphic examples. With a thorough understanding of the important profit-making factors within the industry, its comprehensive coverage includes marketing, bid planning, scope review, quantity take-off for all trades and divisions, cost analysis, value engineering, ExcelAr spreadsheet estimating, and more. Based on the author's extensive experience in estimating, this valuable resource aims to provide workable solutions to the unprecedented challenges that construction professionals face today, from a weak economy and fierce competition to material price volatilities, skilled labor shortages, and strict regulations.... Namesandusesof allrooms, northarrow, and doorswings Consistoflighting, power, and auxiliary systems Singlelinediagram Branch circuit diagram ... powerpanels, lighting panels, and other equipment Locations of fire alarm appliancesand control panels Locations, connections, ... contract, general conditions, supplementary conditions, bidforms, others) Projectspecific information ratherthan generic specsanbsp;...
|Title||:||DEWALT Construction Estimating Complete Handbook|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-12-04|