From the Back Cover
Joseph J. Galeno and Sheldon T. Greene
Answers Your Questions About Plumbing Estimating &Installation for Residential & Commercial Projects
Comprehensive coverage of plumbing materials and methods, subsystemsand components fully illustrated
Estimating tools and materials
Specifications and drawings: how to interpret information and perform a takeoff
Pricing quantities for the estimate and calculating markup
Preparing the bid
Glossary of plumbing terms and symbols for reference
Includes special sections on change order analysis, estimating for additions, and alterations to existing systems. Also covers budget and assemblies estimating.
A complete sample estimate shows how to perform each step in the estimating process, making it easy to follow the author's methods.
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About the Author
Joseph J. Galeno, CEO of Projex, Inc., a construction management firm in New York City, has more than 20 years' experience in CM, claims, cost engineering and scheduling. Sheldon T. Greene has been a construction consultant in plumbing/mechanical estimating, CM, and value engineering for Projex, Inc. and has 40 years' experience in construction cost control, contract negotiations, and field supervision.