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Estimating and Tendering for Building Work

1st Edition

By Ronald Carl Smith

Routledge

398 pages

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"…my message to lecturers in building/quantity surveying is to 'put it on your course list for essential reading' and to students and practitioners 'buy it' " Building Technology & Management

Provides a practical introduction to understanding the costs encountered on a building project together with an appreciation of the many factors influencing them.

Table of Contents

1. Contractor selection 2. Contractual arrangements and documentation 3. The preparation of a tender 4. The cost of resources 5. Contract clauses and their effect on cost 6. Preliminaries 7. The calculation of unit rates for construction work 8. Methods of approximate estimating 9. Pro rata and analogue rates

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC005000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General
TEC009020
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / General