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EST 130-Basic Principles of Estimating Part II

May 24, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT

–Instructor: Keith Rahn–

Sub-Contractor and Vendor Coordination:
Early in the bidding process, your subcontractors and vendors need to be identified. Coordinating their scope of work is extremely important to developing a competitive bid.

Laboring Techniques:
The best contracting firms have an excellent understanding of their labor productivity. We will examine how the MCAA Labor Estimating Manual is utilized, and how known productivity rates can be used in labor costing and how an effective crew mix can make you competitive.

Finalizing the Estimate:
Attendees will apply previously learned estimate techniques to their own project estimate given in the class. Bid time pressures and how to better control them will be discussed.

Delivering the Bid:
A good competitive price and a well-written proposal is essential to getting the work. We will look at developing a clear scope of work and a professionally formatted proposal letter.

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Cost: FREE for MCA members. * Please note that your association may charge for this event. If so, you will be billed accordingly.
If you require special accommodations to fully participate, please contact Laurie Leonard at lleonard@mca.org or call the MCA office at 312.384.1220.

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May 24, 2017
8:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT


MCA Construction Education Institute┬« – Burr Ridge
7065 Veterans Blvd.
Burr Ridge, IL 60527 United States
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