43rd Edition

Spon's External Works and Landscape Price Book 2024

Edited By AECOM AECOM Copyright 2024

    Compiled by AECOM, the 2024 edition has been updated with the latest pricing information to help you manage your projects over the next 12 months through this challenging period of high inflation and financial uncertainty.

    It covers all the items to be found in hard and soft landscape contracts, and forms an indispensable reference book for quantity surveyors, landscape architects, contractors and local authority managers – essential for compiling estimates, specifications, bills of quantities and works schedules – no matter what the size of the project being undertaken.

    All prices have been updated via a short-term inflationary forecast combined with AECOM’s market intelligence to ensure you have the most accurate cost data available. Activity descriptions and build ups have been updated to reflect changes to standard specifications, Building Regulation changes, emerging practices, and changing outputs

    All the standard features you have come to expect from SPON'S are also included:

    • Material and measured work prices covering contract items from preliminaries and site clearance and encompassing the core external works activities
    • Full breakdowns into labour, materials and other components
    • Detailed guidance on wage rates, landscape consultants’ fee scales
    • An extensive Approximate Estimates section for rapid spot estimating

    Included within the inside front cover of every book is a VitalSource eBook redemption code giving one user access to the content digitally until the end of December 2024.

    1. General 2. Rates of Wages – Building Industry 3. Approximate Estimating Rates 4. Prices for Measured Works 5. Tables and Memoranda


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