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ISBN-13 9780135097472ISBN-10 0135097479
ISBN-10 0131199528ISBN-13 9780131199521
Author(s): Frank R. Dagostino; Steven J. Peterson
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 288

For courses inBeginning to intermediate courses in construction estimating in two- and four-year construction management programs.

An update of the proven estimating text by Frank Dagostino, Estimating in Building Construction, Seventh Edition, provides everything you need for a course in Estimating. It combines sound coverage of principles with step-by-step procedures to help students learn concepts more easily. Ideal for construction, architecture, and engineering students, it reflects the popular approach of tracing a complete project's progress. Added in this edition is a discussion of computers in estimating, different types of estimates (e.g., square foot, project comparison, and assembly estimating), how to determine labor productivity, and how to determine labor burden.