DEWALT Construction Estimating Complete Handbook / Edition 1

DEWALT Construction Estimating Complete Handbook / Edition 1

by Adam Ding
     
 

ISBN-10: 1435498992

ISBN-13: 9781435498990

Pub. Date: 12/04/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning


A real-world guide to success in construction estimating, the DEWALT 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 "how-to" essentials and…  See more details below

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A real-world guide to success in construction estimating, the DEWALT 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 "how-to" 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, Excel 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. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435498990
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/04/2009
Series:
DEWALT Series
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
204,613
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


1. Estimating Preparation. 2. Quantity Take-off. 3. Pricing. 4. Evaluating Quotes. 5. Cost Summary. 6. Post-Bid Estimating. 7. Excel Spreadsheet Estimating. Appendix.

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