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Author Greenhalgh, Brian, author

Title Introduction to estimating for construction / Brian Greenhalgh
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2013
Abingdon, Oxon New York, NY Routledge, 2013


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Description xv, 192 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction to estimating construction work -- 2.The nature of costs in construction -- 3.Early contractor involvement in tendering procedures -- 4.The stages of development of construction projects -- 5.Estimating techniques at inception and design stages -- 6.Estimating techniques at design completion stage -- 7.Conversion of a contractor's estimate -- 8.The construction stage -- 9.Other costs applicable to construction work
Summary Students and professionals encountering estimating for the first time need an approachable introduction to its principles and techniques, which is up to date with current practice. Introduction to Estimating for Construction explains both the traditional techniques, and best practice in early contractor involvement situations, within the framework of modern construction procurement
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Building -- Estimates.
LC no. 2012021438
ISBN 0415509866 (hardback : alk. paper)
0415509874 (paperback : alk. paper)
9780415509862 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780415509879 (paperback : alk. paper)