Special Topics: Construction Estimating
Course Number: 12-603
The course will discuss methods of taking quantities from plans; preparation of unit price and lump sum estimates for structural units, including material, expediting, job supervision, site selection, and progress charts and graphs.
It will furthermore provide
Principles of putting together a comprehensive construction project specifications and bid package will be studied on specific real-life examples.
The class will also discuss general contractor/subcontractor relationships and procedures, construction project management considerations for incorporating scheduling principles into cost estimates, and principles of financial construction risk management (contingencies), communications, and process life cycle.