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Estimating and tendering for building work [electronic resource] /
R.C. Smith.
imprint
London ; New York : Longman, 1986.
description
vi, 389 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
ISBN
0582411734 (pbk.) :
format(s)
Book
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imprint
London ; New York : Longman, 1986.
isbn
0582411734 (pbk.) :
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
general note
Includes index.
catalogue key
11540848
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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
'. . . 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
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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
Contractor selection
Contractual arrangements and documentation
The preparation of a tender
The cost of resources
Contract clauses and their effect on cost
Preliminaries
The calculation of unit rates for construction work
Methods of approximate estimating
Pro rata and analogue rates
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