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Construction Estimating - Basic Estimating for Construction (2nd Edition)

Basic Estimating for Construction (2nd Edition)

Basic Estimating for Construction (2nd Edition)
By James A. S. Fatzinger

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Book Description

Assuming no prior knowledge of blueprint reading and mathematics, this manual guides readers through a material quantity survey, the conversion of the material quantities to a monetary value, and the addition of labor and equipment costs, using actual construction plans as a reference. The volume outlines estimating procedures and mathematics, efficiency and productivity, earthwork, concrete and masonry, structural and miscellaneous steel, wood and plastics, doors and windows, thermal and moisture protection, finishes, mechanical and plumbing, electrical, and the bid package, contract, and follow-up. For estimators and project managers.


Book Details

  • Amazon Sales Rank: #259575 in Books
  • Brand: Brand: Prentice Hall
  • Published on: 2003-06-20
  • Original language: English
  • Number of items: 1
  • Dimensions: 10.80" h x 1.10" w x 8.70" l, 2.33 pounds
  • Binding: Spiral-bound
  • 384 pages

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  • Used Book in Good Condition

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Assuming no prior knowledge of blueprint reading and mathematics, this text guides readers through a material quantity survey, the conversion of the material quantities to a monetary value, and the addition of labor and equipment costs, using actual construction plans as a reference.

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Assuming no prior knowledge of blueprint reading and mathematics, this manual guides readers through a material quantity survey, the conversion of the material quantities to a monetary value, and the addition of labor and equipment costs, using actual construction plans as a reference.The volume outlines estimating procedures and mathematics, efficiency and productivity, earthwork, concrete and masonry, structural and miscellaneous steel, wood and plastics, doors and windows, thermal and moisture protection, finishes, mechanical and plumbing, electrical, and the bid package, contract, and follow-up.For estimators and project managers.


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By T & S
This book is ok. It can be hard to search for information that you need to in class. I think the book should be broke down more into sub sections.

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