Estimating Construction Costs / Edition 5

Estimating Construction Costs / Edition 5

by Robert Peurifoy, Garold Oberlender
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072435801

ISBN-13: 9780072435801

Pub. Date: 10/19/2001

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.

Robert Peurifoy was a giant in the field of construction engineering and authored several books during his lifetime. This book last published in 1989 and will capitalize on the well-known name of the author. In this edition,computer calculations of costs and of modeling have been added as well as updated statistics,computer related examples and new problems. …  See more details below

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Robert Peurifoy was a giant in the field of construction engineering and authored several books during his lifetime. This book last published in 1989 and will capitalize on the well-known name of the author. In this edition,computer calculations of costs and of modeling have been added as well as updated statistics,computer related examples and new problems. Civil,Environmental,and Construction Management Engineering Majors and Professionals will benefit from having this title on their shelf. This edition retains the conceptual strengths of the Peurifoy approach and organization from the previous edition but the new problems and computer-based examples and new up-to-date construction data make it the only choice in academia or industry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072435801
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
Publication date:
10/19/2001
Series:
Construction Engineering and Project Management Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Preface
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Bid Documents22
Ch. 3Estimating Process44
Ch. 4Conceptual Cost Estimating64
Ch. 5Cost of Construction Labor and Equipment81
Ch. 6Handling and Transporting Material101
Ch. 7Earthwork and Excavation119
Ch. 8Highways and Pavements158
Ch. 9Foundations193
Ch. 10Concrete Structures215
Ch. 11Steel Structures263
Ch. 12Carpentry279
Ch. 13Interior Finish, Millwork, and Wallboards307
Ch. 14Roofing and Flashing314
Ch. 15Masonry327
Ch. 16Floor Systems347
Ch. 17Floor Finishes359
Ch. 18Glass and Glazing368
Ch. 19Painting372
Ch. 20Plumbing378
Ch. 21Electric Wiring396
Ch. 22Sewerage Systems406
Ch. 23Water Distribution Systems423
Ch. 24Total Cost of Engineering Projects441
Ch. 25Computer Estimating445
AppExample Bid Documents498
Index549

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