Educating Construction Professionals
The 2017 BNi General Construction Costbook contains over 12,000 unit costs to provide you with cost coverage for all aspects of construction -- from sitework and concrete to doors and painting. 572 pages.
The Building Estimator’s Reference Book — 30th Edition is recognized worldwide as the authoritative source for comprehensive cost estimating information. This book consolidates reference material from the supply side of the industry and displays hundreds of pages of charts, tables, drawings and unit cost tables in appropriate sections. 1,648 pages.
Estimating Earthwork Quantities is a unique book that simplifies estimating cut and fill for the excavation contractor. The author, Daniel Atcheson, was a senior instructor at Construction Estimating Institute and draws upon over 30 years of construction experience as he presents a practical, systematic approach to estimating even the most complex earthwork projects. 223 pages.
This tool makes it easy to do linear, area and volume takeoffs with speed, accuracy and confidence when estimating, bidding or planning. 91 built-in scales—50 U.S. (feet-inch) and 41 metric—help you measure plans, blueprints, and maps for maximum versatility in architectural, engineering and civil/map scaling.
Get professional results every time with this handy and easy-to-use tool for projects involving measurements. Work in and convert between feet-inch-fractions, decimal feet-inch-fractions, yards, meters, centimeters and millimeters as well as areas and volumes. Quickly solve circumference, circle area, and arcs.