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Construction Estimating - Understanding Construction Costs: How to Review Estimates

Understanding Construction Costs: How to Review Estimates

Understanding Construction Costs: How to Review Estimates
By Joseph Macaluso

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Book Description

This handbook is for anyone who needs to make decisions based on construction cost estimates. These individuals may include architects, engineers, project managers, facility managers, building investors, just about anyone involved in construction or real estate. The handbook is written primarily for purchasers (or owners' representatives of construction projects and related services. The handbook uses layman's language and refrains from unnecessary technical terms and jargon. However there is a glossary with definitions, if needed at the end of the book

Book Details

  • Amazon Sales Rank: #4694982 in Books
  • Published on: 2014-02-20
  • Original language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.00" h x .23" w x 5.00" l, .21 pounds
  • Binding: Paperback
  • 98 pages

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About the Author
Joseph Macaluso is a Certified Cost Professional with over twenty five years of experience estimating multimillion dollar projects for several New York City and New York State agencies. He has also negotiated construction change orders, and managed a contractor qualification unit. He has contributed chapters to the Wiley books, Green Building: Project Planning & Cost Estimating, Building & Renovating Schools, and was a contributing editor for the RS Means Estimating Handbook. Other activities included chairing the Government & Public Works Group of the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) and the New York Inter-agency Engineering Council. In 2008 he was awarded the Technical Excellence Award by the AACE. Joe has also enjoyed teaching construction cost estimating at Long Island University, and the City University of New York.

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