Construction is a complex business. Each project has its own unique physical and commercial considerations. Since there's no such thing as a "standard" or "typical" construction project, construction contracts should also not be considered standard. The contractor must carefully manage both in order to have a successful outcome and protect the company's interests and assets.
RS Means Square Foot & UNIFORMAT Assemblies Estimating provides guidance on developing accurate and verifiable estimates with a minimal investment of time. An essential reference for anyone who creates conceptual, construction, or appraisal estimates, this updated edition explains how to develop accurate and verifiable estimates with a minimal investment of time.
The Third Edition Features:
- Time-saving techniques for producing reliable conceptual estimates
- A step-by-step demonstration of building elements selection and its cost impact on the total budget
- Guidance for using the Means database for reliable feasibility studies and early project planning, including an overview of CostWorks square foot and assemblies estimating software
- All information updated and revised to the UNIFORMAT II classification system