There has never been a compilation of information on steel estimating in the entire history of steel fabrication quite like this one. It is designed to provide enough information to train someone new in all the aspects of becoming a steel estimator, this manual is ideal for anyone who wants to learn how to become a steel estimator, as well as anyone who wants to learn the entire process, including many trade secrets. Commercial Steel Estimating is a must have for architects, engineers, general contractors, owners and developers.
Contains all the basic requirements of the steel estimating trade in specific detail. This text uses a bid set of construction plans and specifications and explains each element of producing a bid from these construction documents. It also provides unique information on shop fabrication labor and how to apply that labor to fabricated parts.