Plumbing Estimating Professional Reference
By Adam Ding
Plumbing Estimating Professional Reference is a compact yet powerful resource
tool for anyone working with plumbing systems.
Designed to provide plumbing professionals with
the knowledge and tools to make successful bids, this book is the
perfect pocket guide for on-the-job success.
The DEWALT® Plumbing Estimating
Professional Reference addresses every step of the bidding
process, from preparing proposals and making accurate estimates of
supplies and man-hours, to reviewing contracts and finalizing the
deal. With quantity take-off checklists, estimating forms, and other
on-site worksheets, this book is a valuable reference tool, both for
use in preparing a bid from the office, or in making on-the-job
decisions and calculations.
- Over 350 pages of estimating charts,
worksheets, and reference material
- "Getting the Job" tips provide practical
advice for handling various estimating scenarios.
- Completely current and up-to-date with
- Special cover material is flexible,
tear-resistant, and water- and oil-resistant for ease of use in
the shop or on the job
- Exclusive super-strong binding allows the
books to lay flat when opened while keeping the pages securely
- Large and easy-to-read text makes finding
information a breeze
- Conveniently fits into any pocket or
toolbox for the ideal carry-along
Adam Ding is a professional estimator with extensive experience in a
variety of commercial, residential, institutional, industrial, and
infrastructure projects. He holds a Masters degree in Building
Construction and a Ph.D. in Construction Engineering & Management.
Adam has taught computer classes at Auburn University, and also owns
the copyrights for a number of computer estimating programs. For his
outstanding accomplishments in cutting-edge construction
technologies, he received the first Dr. William Lewis Fellowship
award from the University of New Brunswick. Currently a registered
member in the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS), he
continues to provide cost estimating services to building
professionals in North America, Canada and Asia Pacific regions..
384 Pages - 4 x 6 in., Soft-cover
Published July 2007
Paperback, 384 pages
DEWALT Plumbing Estimating Professional Reference